Radiation exposure during interventional procedures a concern for some developing countries Interventional
radiology procedures are on the rise in developing countries and there is a significant need for optimization of these procedures to ensure patient safety. Many facilities in these countries lack the concept of patient dose estimation and dose management, putting patients at a highe...
New Interventional Pain Management Guidelines Released by the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
NEW YORK, JULY 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Interventional
Pain Physicians (ASIPP) announced today they have released the 2009 updated Interventional
Pain Management (IPM) guidelines.
Dr. Manchikanti, primary author of the guidelines stated that, "The pu...
Pulmonx Announces New President and CEO Michael A. Baker to Lead Interventional Pulmonology Company
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulmonx, an emerging leader in interventional
pulmonology and in the development of device therapies for the treatment of emphysema announced today that Michael A. Baker has joined the company as President and CEO and that he has been elected...
Avoiding Hysterectomy: Major Interventional Radiology E-collection Info Available
Journal of Vascular and Interventional
Radiology Assembles Major Studies of Uterine Artery Embolization Over Past Two Years; Treatment Replaces Need for Traditional Surgery
FAIRFAX, Va., July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time, the Society of Inter...
New: Interventional radiology coding users' guide
FAIRFAX, Va.The 2009 Interventional
Radiology Coding Users' Guide, a comprehensive resource for endovascular and interventional
procedures and services, is now available in both book and CD formats. This unique reference is made available by the Society of Interventional
Radiology, a national orga...
European Health Care Institutions Forced to Select Lower-Priced Interventional Cardiology Devices
WALTHAM, Mass., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, the ongoing economic crisis is putting pressure on publicly-funded health care systems across Europe, intensifying the decline of interventional
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CardioVascularCS.Org, a division of EndoVascular Forum, Inc., Partners with Complex Interventional Cardiovascular Therapy (CICT) to Extend Electronic Medical Care Advancement
CardioVascularCS.Org and CICT collaborate by reconstructing cardiovascular clinical experiences presented virtually at the annual CICT conference
BOSTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The EndoVascular Forum, Inc. (EVF), an IC Sciences Company, and its partner Complex Interventional
Pivotal National Trial Uses Newest Interventional Radiology Treatment to Bust Blood Clots in Legs
New Treatment May Revolutionize Care for Patients With Deep Vein
Thrombosis; $10 Million National Institutes of Health ATTRACT Study To
Determine if Drug- Device Technique Can Prevent Post-Thrombotic Syndrome
FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ATTRACT -- the first
Society of Interventional Radiology Applauds Report's Uterine Fibroid Embolization Recommendations
Practice Bulletin for Obstetrician-Gynecologists States UFE Meets Level
A Evidence for Clinical Practice Change-Minimally Invasive Interventional
Radiology Treatment Is Safe, Effective Option for Women With Uterine
FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of
Data Presented at Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Interventional Cardiology Demonstrate OrbusNeich's Genous(TM) Bio-engineered R Stent(TM) Has Better Outcomes When Compared to Drug-Eluting Stents
HONG KONG, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- OrbusNeich today announced that data
presented recently at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of
Interventional Cardiology demonstrate that the Genous Bio-engineered R
stent has better outcomes when compared to drug-eluting stents.
Presented by ...
2,500 Cases Completed With the Magnetic Irrigated Catheter
...ts an advanced cardiology instrument control system for use in a hospital's interventional
surgical suite to enhance the treatment of coronary artery disease and arrh...tereotaxis System is designed to enable physicians to complete more complex interventional
procedures by providing image guided delivery of catheters and guidewires t...
Study Results Show That Minimally Invasive Therapy is Successful for Over Two-Thirds of Stroke Patients Treated Outside the Standard Eight-Hour Window
...s to the neurosciences including: advancing stroke treatment through catheter based therapy; innovating endovascular coiling for aneurysms; pioneering interventional
procedures to treat fractures in the spine; and initiating the first-ever stroke registry to track procedural success in the treatment of acute stroke...
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Coons Interventional Wire Guides
Description: Used when establishing a percutaneous tract for nephrostomy drainage. The guide has a stiff shaft and a gradual transition to a very flexible distal tip. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Allura Xper FD20 for Interventional Cardiology
Description: Allura Xper is the perfect partner for growing your business practice.
Open to future technology these systems are scalable to meet your needs now and in the years to come.
Flexibility means that your Allura Xper FD20 system supports mixed-use as well as dedicated cardiac use. Openness to new t...
Company:Philips Medical Systems
Sequitor Steerable Guidewire
Description:...specifically to address the needs of interventionalists, Sequitor facilitates the placement of catheters within the peripheral vasculature for various interventional
procedures, including both uterine fibroid embolization and embolization of hypervascularized tumors, such as liver tumors....
Company:BioSphere Medical, Inc.
Pocket Medicine Cardiology Bundle
Description:... Pocket Medicine's Cardiology Bundle includes the following 4 applications: Treatment Strategies in Cardiovascular Medicine, Treatment Strategies in interventional
Cardiology, Treatment Strategies in Lipidology, PocketMedicine/Internal Medicine....
Infinix EP-i Series
Description:... To help cardiologists meet the increasing demand for interventional
EP procedures, Toshiba introduces the high performance Infinix EP-i family of positioners.
Infinix EP-i solutions combine easy-to-use controls, ...
Company:Toshiba Medical Systems
AXIOM Artis with IC3D
Description:... In interventional
cardiology, accurate lesion assessment plays a vital role, particularly in determining the appropriate stent size and length. With interventional
Cardiac 3-D (IC3D), a highly precise three-dimensional diagnostic imaging t...
Company:Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
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Knee cartilage replacement therapy
... surgical specimens, as well as biopsies submitted by non- surgeons such as general internists , medical subspecialists , dermatologists , and interventional
Cytopathology is concerned with the microscopic examination of whole, individual cells obtained from smears or fine needle aspi...
...e interpretation of imaging modalities including x-rays, ultrasound, radioisotopes, and MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging). A newer branch of radiology, interventional
radiology, is concerned with using medical devices to access areas of the body with minimally invasive techniques.
Surgical specialties employ ope...
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..., during ambulatory clinical exams (Brazil). The results were registered in annals of national and international congresses of angiology. Dotter interventional
Institute, Charles Dotter MD, Oregon Health & Science University, medical school, OHSU Hospital, medical research ... What is venous reflux? ......
...se veins . ... varicose veins ... POTENTIAL COMPLICATIONS AND RISKS OF FACTORS OF VARICOSE VEINS ... WHAT ARE VARICOSE VEINS ... interventional
radiologists are vascular experts who treat varicose veins and venous insufficiency nonsurgically with outpatient procedures. ...
... UFE and comparison chart looking at other uterine sparing options. ... Uterine fibroids affect millions of women and may account for 60 ... interventional
radiologists provide second opinion and nonsurgical treatment for uterine fibroids which offers less risk and recovery time than open surgery....
...d stent placement - heart) ... DESCRIPTION ... Home " Drug Eluting Stent Center " Overview ... The concept of the stent grew directly out of interventional
cardiologists' ... A stent is a small mesh-wire tube that is used to prop open a narrowed or ... A person may have a stent placed in an arter...
...owship programs, faculty and staff links with selected profiles, online ... interventional
Radiology : A Definitive ... Department of Radiology and Radiologica...logy. Nuclear Medicine (PET) ... UCSD Radiology at La Jolla. ... Vascular interventional
Radiology ... Radiology Today newsmagazine reaches radiology prof...
...eral neuropathy including triggers, underlying medical cause of Peripheral neuropathy, risk factors, and what causes Peripheral neuropathy. interventional
radiologists are vascular specialists who treat blocked arteries in the legs with medication, lifestyle changes or angioplasty. An analysis of p...
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Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology increases impact, international reach
FAIRFAX, Va.The Journal of Vascular and Interventional
Radiology 's quality and influence has remained consistently high over the past five years, and the increase in its impact factor to 2.217 in 2008 ranks JVIR in the top half of 90 radiology, nuclear medicine and medical imaging journals, acco...
Avoiding hysterectomy: Major interventional radiology E-collection info available
FAIRFAX, Va.For the first time, the Society of Interventional
Radiology has assembled a major electronic collection of professional articles about uterine artery embolization, a treatment directed toward a number of conditions involving the uterusmost often adverse health effects that may occur du...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology: New patient radiation safety guidelines
FAIRFAX, Va."Society of Interventional
Radiology 2009 Standards Division Guidelines" is the subject of a special supplement to the July issue of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional
Radiology . SIRa national organization of physicians, scientists and allied health professionals dedicated to...
Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation awards $191,000 in grants
FAIRFAX, Va.The Society of Interventional
Radiology Foundation recently awarded 13 grants totaling more than $191,000 to encourage the development of interventional
radiology research. Grant proposals were reviewed during SIR's 34th Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego.
"SIR Foundation is pr...
Oh baby, interventional radiology makes childbirth safer
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 10, 2009)Innovative, interventional
radiology treatments are making childbirth safer for women who have C-sections that are complicated by massive bleeding and for those who suffer from the pregnancy condition of "invasive" placenta. The results of two studies detailing th...
Society of Interventional Radiology hosts 34th annual scientific meeting
The Society of Interventional
Radiology (SIR) will present the latest research on treatments for individuals with kidney, prostate and bone cancer; herniated disks; peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and related complications; childbirth difficulties; and more at its 34th Annual Scientific Meeting ...
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LUMEDX Launches New Interventional Radiology Software
IR Solution for Electronic Procedure Records, Billing and Inventory, and JCAHO Compliance
OAKLAND, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- LUMEDX Corporation, a leading provider of fully integrated medical imaging and information systems, introduces new software to collect interventional
Terumo Interventional Systems Launches a Complete Line of Coronary Diagnostic Catheters
SOMERSET, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tiger and Jacky tip shapes
stand out in Terumo's newest family of products.
Systems announces the launch of Optitorque(TM), its
new line of coronary diagnostic catheters, featuring the exclusive Tiger and
Jacky tip shapes des...
MGuard(TM), InspireMD's Novel Coronary Stent System, was Celebrated by World Leading Interventional Cardiologists at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) in Washington DC, USA, October 12-17 2008
TEL AVIV, Israel, November 10 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, developers of
the novel MGuard(TM) coronary stent system, announced today that MGuard(TM)
was successfully implanted in a complex lesion in a live case at the TCT
'08. The procedure was performed by Dr. Dariusz Dudek and was broadcast
Angiotech showcases its Hemostream(TM) Dialysis Catheter at the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Meeting
An Innovative Chronic Dialysis Catheter With Patented Triple Arterial Lumen Design
VANCOUVER, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Angiotech Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP) today announced that it will introduce and
exhibit its innovative HemoStream(...
Arizona Pain Specialists Contend Recent Vertebroplasty Studies are Misleading
...pecialists was co-founded by Dr. Paul Lynch and Dr. Tory McJunkin in Scottsdale, AZ. The clinic utilizes a comprehensive model including cutting-edge interventional
pain treatments, chiropractic, biofeedback, relaxation therapy and features on-site physio-rehab, an open MRI, procedure center and research departme...
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009
... device and our V+Pad(TM) hemostatic pad which are marketed and sold by our interventional
Products Sales Group. Our Proprietary Medical Products continued to demonst...representing a total of 100 patients, were presented at the 2009 Society of interventional
Radiology in San Diego, CA on March 9, 2009. Successful filter implantation...
Interventional in Biological Definition
Computed axial tomography
...s-sectional estimations of the radiographic density, expressed in Hounsfield units.
CT is used in medicine as a diagnostic tool and as a guide for interventional
procedures. Sometimes contrast materials such as intravenous iodinated contrast is used. This is useful to highlight structures such as blood vess...
Magnetic resonance imaging
2.2.3 Magnetic resonance spectroscopy
2.2.4 Functional MRI
2.2.6 Radiation Therapy Simulation
2.2.7 Current Density Imaging ...igh resolution 3D maps of the venous vasculature within neural tissue.
Because of the lack of harmful effects on the patient and the operato...
Interventional in Biological Dictionary
... system , however, is poorly suited to this task on its own, ... Home, library, radiology, chapter20, 20 5 ... procedures in peripheral vessels interventional
procedures in the venous system ... ...
...ular System of the Spine. Keith Bridwell, MD. Orthopaedic Surgeon ... peripheral arterial system , biliary procedures and vascular access ... interventional
coding due to the complex nature of the vascular system . ... ... Vascular System . The primary function of cardio vascular system is ......
...terior auricular: vessel carrying blood to the ear. ... Home, library, radiology, chapter20, 20 3 ... anatomy Diseases of the arterial system interventional
procedures in peripheral ... Acute arterial occlusions ... When the Arterial system was begun in 1964, the target for completion of ... The...