Demystifying Interventional Radiology : A Guide for Medical Students Paperback / softback
Edited by Sriharsha Athreya
This book is a concise introduction to the interventional radiology field and is designed to help medical students and residents understand the fundamental concepts related to image-guided interventional procedures and determine the appropriate use of imaging modalities in the treatment of various disorders.
It covers the history of interventional radiology; radiation safety; equipment; medications; and techniques such as biopsy and drainage, vascular access, embolization, and tumor ablation.
The book also describes the indications, patient preparation, post-procedure care, and complications for the most common interventional radiology procedures.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 192 pages, 24 Tables, black and white; 14 Illustrations, color; 33 Illustrations, black and white; X
- Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
- Publication Date: 30/08/2015
- Category: Radiology
- ISBN: 9783319172378