Navigation Links
Society of Interventional Radiology Press offers new edition of patient care resource
Date:3/13/2010

TAMPA, Fla."Patient Care in Vascular and Interventional Radiology"an essential resource and the first offering from Society of Interventional Radiology Press, the society's publishing armis now available. Also available is the companion "Patient Care in Vascular and Interventional Radiology Study Guide."

Written by top experts in their areas of specialty, this resource is ideal for physicians in their fellowship or in training, for certification or recertification or for those who want to brush up on crucial areas of patient care. The newly updated 448-page edition of SIR's popular syllabus covers major aspects such as vascular, neurologic, hepatobiliary, cardiac, pulmonary and genitourinary evaluation; management of hypertension, renal insufficiency, hematologic disorders, antiobiotics, analgesia and sedation, cardiopulmonary emergencies, vascular complications, liver and renal failure, postprocedural pain and nutrition; and postprocedural wound management. The spiral-bound book includes detailed tables and charts for handy reference, figures for illustration and bibliographies for further reading. Its compact size and spiral binding make it easy to carry for on-the-go learning. Book editors are Peter N. Waybill, M.D., FSIR, professor of radiology, medicine and surgery and chief of cardiovascular and interventional radiology at Pennsylvania State College of Medicine and Penn State Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pa., and Daniel B. Brown, M.D., professor of radiology and chief of interventional radiology and interventional oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa.

Also available is the first-ever "Study Guide" published by SIR Press; it is designed to complement "Patient Care in Vascular and Interventional Radiology," presenting both questions for each of the 28 chapters covered in the syllabus and detailed answers with explanations.

Reading "Patient Care in Vascular and Interventional Radiology" constitutes a planned activity of continuing medical education with an estimated completion time of 21 hours. To receive CME credit for this activity, physicians must read the chapters in this book and take the corresponding chapter examination. The chapter exams will be available online in mid-March on the SIR Web site (www.SIRweb.org); all buyers will be notified as soon as the chapter exams are available. Each chapter is approved for .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians do not have to complete all of the chapters to claim a CME certificate for this educational activity.


'/>"/>

Contact: Maryann Verrillo
mverrillo@SIRweb.org
703-460-5572
Society of Interventional Radiology
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. American Society for Microbiology honors Ryan Johnson
2. American Society for Microbiology honors Maynard V. Olson
3. American Society for Microbiology honors Caroline S. Harwood
4. Veteran Great Lakes area journalist wins prestigious American Chemical Society award
5. American Society for Microbiology honors Samuel L. Katz
6. American Society for Microbiology honors Renato J. Aguilera
7. American Society for Microbiology honors Patrick R. Murray
8. American Society for Microbiology honors J. Michael Miller
9. American Society for Microbiology honors Hans Wolf-Watz
10. American Society for Microbiology honors Thomas M. Schmidt
11. American Society for Microbiology honors Sara W. Rothman
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/13/2016)... April 13, 2016  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients ... a new clinical standard in telehealth thanks to a ... the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key ... body mass index, and, when they opt in, share ... visit to a local retail location at no cost. ...
(Date:3/23/2016)... Massachusetts , March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... im Interesse erhöhter Sicherheit Gesichts- und Stimmerkennung ... Xura, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG ), ... bekannt, dass das Unternehmen mit SpeechPro zusammenarbeitet, ... aus der Finanzdienstleistungsbranche, wird die Möglichkeit angeboten, ...
(Date:3/18/2016)... --> --> ... & Unmanned Vehicles, Physical infrastructure and Perimeter Surveillance & Detection ... border security market and the continuing migration crisis in the ... has led visiongain to publish this unique report, ... defence & security companies in the border security ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/27/2016)... City, Missouri (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... Development Manager, Turf and Ornamental Products. , In his 15-year career with PBI-Gordon, Dave ... Herbicide Product Manager, where he was integral in the development and launch of many ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... LAKE LINDEN, Mich. , May 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... of Des Moines, Iowa is ... blooms in Lake Erie and ... nutrients is key to preventing this widespread issue. ... Michigan,s Upper Peninsula, developed a new, ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... After several promising ... at the City of Knowledge in Panama, a 6 year-old Duchenne’s muscular ... US earlier this year following FDA approval of a second application for a ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 ... ... the participation of a Thai delegation at BIO 2016 in San Francisco. Located ... private sector will be available to answer questions and discuss the Thai biotechnology ...
Breaking Biology Technology: