Learning Interventional Radiology

By Justin Shafa and Stephen T Kee, MD
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Now designated as a primary medical specialty, the field of interventional radiology has contributed many ground-breaking procedures, including angioplasty, catheter-delivered stents, aneurysm coiling, and minimally-invasive cancer treatment. This first-of-its-kind review text offers an authoritative, easy-to-use introduction to the field, highlighting procedures, instruments, techniques, modalities, and more. Using an image-filled, practical format it covers exactly what you need to know for a solid foundation in this fast-growing field.

Key Features
  • Employs a case-based approach with a consistent chapter format to provide a clear, practical review of each topic.
  • Each case-based chapter includes an Overview of the procedure and disease process, Indications and Contraindications of the procedure, standard Equipment used, a review of relevant Anatomy, detailed Procedural Steps, as well as Treatment Alternatives and common Complications.
  • Reviews the skillful use of X-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other imaging methods to direct interventional procedures.
  • Uses brief, bulleted text and more than 350 images to help you quickly grasp the fundamental information you need to know.
  • Includes Take Home Points, Clinical Applications, Key Facts, Key Definitions, and Literature Reviews.
  • Features case-based chapters on vascular and non-vascular procedures, as well as Grand Rounds Topics such as anatomy, surgery, interventional oncology, pediatrics, and more.
  • Helps ensure mastery of the material with additional online content, bonus images, videos, and Q&A that provide effective chapter review and quick practice for your exams.
  • Offers quick review and instruction for medical students, residents, fellows, and related medical professionals working in the IR area, such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access the full text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
ISBN 9780323478793
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2019
Author Information By Justin Shafa, Radiology Resident, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, New York and Stephen T Kee, MD, Professor of Radiology, Chief, Interventional Radiology, UCLA Health Sciences, Los Angeles, California
Table of Content

SECTION A Grand Topics

  1. History of Interventional Radiology
  2. Basics of Interventional Radiology
  3. Imaging Modalities
  4. Anatomy
  5. Neurointerventional Radiology
  6. Interventional Oncology
  7. Surgery
  8. Obstetrics and Gynecology
  9. Pediatrics
  10. Frontiers of Interventional Radiology
  11. SECTION B Vascular Cases

  12. Adrenal Venous Sampling
  13. Arteriovenous Fistulas and Grafts
  14. Arteriovenous Malformations
  15. Balloon-Assisted Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration
  16. Bronchial Artery Embolization
  17. Deep Vein Thrombosis
  18. Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  19. Foreign Body Retrieval
  20. Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  21. Peripheral Arterial Disease
  22. Pulmonary Embolism
  23. Renal Artery Stenosis
  24. Thrombolysis and Thrombectomy
  25. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts
  26. Transjugular Liver Biopsy
  27. Varicose Veins,
  28. Venous Access
  29. Y-90 Embolization
  30. SECTION C Percutaneous Cases

  31. Abscess Drainage
  32. Biliary Drains and Biliary Stenting
  33. CT-Guided Lung Biopsy
  34. Gastrostomy Tube Placement
  35. Lymphangiography and Thoracic Duct Embolization
  36. Paracentesis
  37. Percutaneous Nephrostomy
  38. Thoracentesis

Answer Key to End-of-Chapter Review Questions



Publication Date 12-06-2019
Pages 356
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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