Interventional Radiology: A Survival Guide - 3rd Edition

Interventional Radiology: A Survival Guide

3rd Edition

Authors: David Kessel Iain Robertson David Kessel Iain Robertson
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

Description

Interventional Radiology: A Survival Guide provides radiology and vascular surgery trainees and practitioners with clear step by step guidance on the most commonly performed diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. The text is broken up into three sections: general principles, vascular intervention and non-vascular intervention. Each chapter includes a brief paragraph outlining basic principles and theory, advice about choosing the correct catheter and device, practical guidance on how best to perform a procedure and highlights possible complications as well as tips on how to solve commonly encountered problems. Almost 300 illustrations make complex information easy to understand and apply.

Key Features

Clear step-by-step instructions teach the fundamental skills necessary to perform interventional radiology.Instructions are easy to understand, focusing on the essential knowledge needed to perform safe and successful interventional radiology.

Line diagrams and photos used throughout to illustrate anatomical and technical points.Procedures are clearly illustrated to help ensure success.

Tip boxes highlight key facts and technical recommendations throughout the book.Aid the reader’s recall and emphasize important points.

Each procedure includes a troubleshooting guide to help get the physician back on track if things don’t go exactly as planned.Particularly helpful for the less-experienced practitioner.

Warning boxes highlight safety precautions. Helps the trainee avoid potentially dangerous errors.

Selected references at the end of each procedure.Provide a guide to further reading for those who wish to extend their knowledge.

Table of Contents

SECTION1 GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF ANGIOGRAPHY AND INTERVENTION
1 Preparing for successful and safe procedures

2 Interventional pause

3 Contrast

4 Sedation

5 Pain Control and analgesia
6 Drugs used in interventional radiology
SECTION 2 VASCULAR INTERVENTION

7 Non-invasive vascular imaging 
8 Angiography - Getting the picture
9 Equipment for angiography

10 Using catheters and wires
11 Vascular access

12 Haemostasis
13 Complications of angiography and vascular intervention
14 Angiographic Ddagnosis
15 Angioplasty and stenting
16 Stents and stent grafts

17 Endovascular aneurysm repair (EAV)
18 Embolization
19 Thrombolysis and thrombectomy
20 Venous intervention
21 Haemodialysis access - Imaging and intervention
22 Rendezvous and retrieval procedures


SECTION 3 NON-VASCULAR INTERVENTION
23 Imaging guidance for intervention
24 Equipment for non-vascular intervention
25 Biopsy and drainage
26 Percutaneous renal intervention
27 Biliary intervention
28 Percutaneous fluoroscopic gastrostomy
29 Gastrointestinal stent insertion

30 Tumour ablation

31 Respiratory system

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Paperback ISBN:
9780702033896

About the Author

David Kessel

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

Iain Robertson

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Consultant Radiologist, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK

David Kessel

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

Iain Robertson

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Consultant Radiologist, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK