Packed with useful information on common procedures in interventional radiology, this popular handbook has been thoroughly updated to keep you up to speed with rapid changes in the field. Easy to carry and access, it covers everything you need to know: indications, contraindications, preparation, technique, post-procedure management, and prevention and management of complications. It’s ideal not only for practicing interventional and general radiologists, but also for fellows and residents in training, IR nurses, and special procedure technologists.
◾ Explains how to perform all current interventional radiologic procedures, with a practical focus on protocols and equipment.
◾Includes new content on risk management, nursing management, and drugs and dosages.
◾ Features simple line drawings that illustrate relevant anatomy and procedures.
◾ Provides must-know information on vascular access and catheter-directed angiography, trans-arterial procedures, trans-venous procedures, non-vascular procedures, and intra-procedural patient management.
◾ 38 additional chapters, available online, cover noninvasive evaluation and diagnostic imaging, special interventions, materials and methods, risk management, and nursing management.
Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:
• Complete content with enhanced navigation
• Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
• Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
• Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
• Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
• Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
Krishna Kandarpa MD, PhD
Professor of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY; Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, Clinical and Engineering Research and Development, Delcath Systems, Inc., New York, NY; Chief, Division of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Lindsay Machan MD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia; Interventional Radiologist, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Janette Durham MD
University of Colorado Hospital
Children's Hospital Colorado
Department of Radiology
Department of Interventional Radiology