Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology uses tools like embolization devices to provide minimally invasive medical diagnosis and treatment using images.

radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe

Staff at Lawrence General Hospital are wearing the RaySafe i2 color-coded dosimeters to monitor personal radiation exposure while performing a procedure.

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Lori M. Weir, M.D.

It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — ...

News | March 12, 2015

March 12, 2015 — An innovative interventional...

interventional radiology, chronic plantar fasciitis, society, SIR, Rahul Razdan
News | March 12, 2015

March 12, 2015 — Patients suffering from chronic plantar fasciitis now have a new weapon against this debilitating...

PE, pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis, Ekos, Ekosonic

Ultrasound-accelerated, catheter-directed thrombolysis in the treatment of pulmonary embolism aids delivery of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), forcing it deep into the clot and allowing it to act faster.

Feature | March 05, 2015 | Jason T. Salsamendi, M.D., University of Miami Hospital
The continuity within clinical conference topics from year to year and how presentations augment one another tells us a...
Feature | March 03, 2015

March 3, 2015 — A study being presented at the Society of...

Covidien, Trellis peripheral infusion system, FDA recall, balloon inflation port
News | February 12, 2015

February 12, 2015 — A manufacturing error caused the balloon inflation ports to be mislabeled on Covidien’s Trellis...

News | December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 — Philips has signed an agreement with Image Stream Medical (ISM) that allows Philips to further...

interventional radiology, placenta accreta, RSNA, study
News | December 05, 2014

December 5, 2014 — Researchers reported on a procedure that can preserve fertility and potentially save the lives of...

obesity, interventional radiology, embolization devices
News | December 04, 2014

December 4, 2014 — A new procedure to combat obesity was recently performed by physicians at Dayton Interventional...

Technology | November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014 — CompView Medical (CVM) debuts the M2u and M4u, its latest design of NuBOOM, an all-in-one...

Videos | Cath Lab | September 26, 2014

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices of the most innovative new cardiovascular technologies discussed in...

News | September 03, 2014

September 3, 2014 — Teleflex announced a newly published clinical study demonstrating the accuracy of the Arrow VPS...

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