Tag: Radiology

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Karim Valji

“I took a giant leap of faith and applied for a radiology residency with the sole intention of doing interventional radiology (IR). I was...

Texray protection equipment shows promise for reducing radiation

According to a press release, Texray radiation protection equipment reduces radiation dose by up to 97% during clinical interventions. This was the main concluding...
Interventional News

Interventional News’ top 10 most popular stories of October 2021   

October’s top 10 features an interview with Maureen Kohi (Chapel Hill, USA), the chair and professor of Radiology (University of North Carolina), and the...

Salazar takes reins as UNC Radiology Vascular-Interventional Radiology division chief

The UNC Department of Radiology (Chapel Hill, USA) recently named Gloria Salazar, as the department’s next division chief of vascular and interventional radiology (VIR). Following...
Interventional News for specialists

Varian announces new vice president of Medical Affairs for Interventional Solutions

Varian is excited to announce David Hahn (clinical assistant professor of Radiology, University of Chicago Pritzker School, Chicago, USA) joined the company as vice...

Screening with ultrasound and vessel mapping prerequisite to success with WavelinQ™...

NOTE: This edtorial is ONLY available to read in selected countries and geographies This is advertorial sponsored by BD. Focusing on the importance of...
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Guidelines will boost interventional oncology research

The development of new research guidelines for interventional oncology that standardise treatment outcomes and the reporting of data represents a major step forward for...

Embolization for trauma should be performed only by highly trained and...

Robert Morgan, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, discusses the role of interventional radiologists (IRs) in trauma embolization; and whether other...

Mark Breedlove and DJ Sirota to lead new Cook Medical business...

Cook Medical has announced the leaders of its two new business divisions. Mark Breedlove has been named vice president of Cook’s Vascular division and...
Eye dose radiation exposure new limits

New guidelines on radiation exposure to significantly reduce annual eye dose...

The new European Directive laying down basic safety standards for protection against the dangers arising from ionising radiation exposure will come into effect on...
Interventional News for specialists

Single and double needle ultrasound-guided irrigation have a place in treatment...

According to a new study published online in the journal Radiology, when ultrasound-guided percutaneous irrigation is performed to treat shoulder calcification, the choice of...
Joao Pisco and prostate artery emoblization

Study suggests uterine fibroid embolization helps restore fertility

The treatment can help restore fertility in women with uterine fibroids, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology. Uterine fibroids are...