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Interventional radiology : a survival guide / David Kessel, Iain Robertson.

Kessel, David. (Author). Robertson, Iain, 1962- (Added Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS RD33.55 .K47 2011
Barcode: 30731101138745
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9780702033896
  • ISBN: 0702033898
  • Physical Description: vi, 368 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
General principles of angiography and intervention -- Preparing for successful and safe procedures -- Interventional pause -- Contrast -- Sedation -- Pain control and analgesia -- Drugs used in interventional radiology -- Vascular intervention -- Non-invasive vascular imaging -- Angiography: getting the picture -- Equipment for angiography -- Using catheters and wires -- Vascular access -- Haemostasis -- Complications of angiography and vascular intervention -- Angiographic diagnosis -- Angioplasty and stenting -- Stents and stent-grafts -- Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) -- Embolization -- Thrombolysis and thrombectomy -- Venous intervention -- Haemodialysis access: imaging and intervention -- Rendevous and retrieval procedures -- non-vascular intervention -- Imaging guidance for intervention -- Equipment for non-vascular intervention -- Biopsy and drainage -- Percutaneous renal intervention -- Biliary intervention -- Percutaneous fluroscopic gastrostomy -- Gastrointestinal stent insertion -- Tumour ablation -- Respiratory system.
Summary, etc.:
Provides radiology and vascular surgery trainees and practitioners with step by step guidance on the most commonly performed diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. This text is divided into three sections: general principles, vascular intervention and non-vascular intervention.
Subject: Interventional radiology.