Vascular and Interventional Radiology: The Requisites

Vascular and Interventional Radiology: The Requisites

The Core Requisites

2nd Edition - August 19, 2013

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  • Authors: John A. Kaufman, Michael J. Lee
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323045841
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323076722

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Get the essential tools you need to make an accurate diagnosis with Vascular and Interventional Radiology: The Requisites! This bestselling volume delivers the conceptual, factual, and interpretive information you need for effective clinical practice in vascular and interventional radiology, as well certification and recertification review. Master core knowledge the easy and affordable way with clear, concise text enhanced by at-a-glance illustrations, boxes, and tables – all completely rewritten to bring you up to date with today’s state of the art in vascular and interventional radiology. "... a volume that should retain its utility for several years to come, both as a primer for radiology trainees and fellows at the start of their IR training and as a reference for more experienced interventionalists." Reviewed by Dr Simon Padley and Dr Narayanan Thulasidasan on behalf of RAD Magazine, April 2015

Key Features

  • Understand the basics with a comprehensive yet manageable review of the principles and practice of vascular and interventional radiology. Whether you’re a resident preparing for exams or a practitioner needing a quick-consult source of information, Vascular and Interventional Radiology is your guide to the field.

Table of Contents

    1. Vascular Pathology
    2. Fundamentals of Angiography
    3. Noninvasive Vascular Imaging
    4. Vascular Interventions
    5. Carotid and Vertebral Arteries
    6. Upper-Extremity Arteries
    7. Upper-Extremity, Neck, and Central Thoracic Veins
    8. Pulmonary Circulation
    9. Thoracic Aorta
    10. Abdominal Aorta and Pelvic Arteries
    11. Visceral Arteries
    12. Renal Arteries
    13. Inferior Vena Cava and Tributaries
    14. Portal and Hepatic Veins
    15. Lower-Extremity Arteries
    16. Lower-Extremity Veins
    17. Image-Guided Percutaneous Biopsy
    18. Percutaneous Abscess and Fluid Drainage
    19. Gastrointestinal Tract Intervention
    20. Biliary Intervention
    21. Gallbladder Intervention
    22. Percutaneous Genitourinary Intervention
    23. Image-Guided Breast Intervention
    24. Musculoskeletal Intervention
    25. Image-Guided Tumor Ablation: Basic Principles
    26. Image-Guided Ablation of Renal Tumors
    27. Image-Guided Ablation as a Treatment Option for Thoracic Malignancies
    28. Image-Guided Ablation of Liver Tumors

Product details

  • No. of pages: 624
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Saunders 2013
  • Published: August 19, 2013
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323045841
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323076722

About the Authors

John A. Kaufman

Dr. Kaufman is director of the Dotter Institute and past president of the Society of Interventional Radiology. His clinical interests include aortic aneurysms, venous diseases, vascular malformations, and image guide treatment of liver cancers and uterine fibroids. He is also actively involved in clinical research in these areas.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Dotter Interventional Institute; Frederick S. Keller Professor of Interventional Radiology, Oregon Health & Science University Hospital, Portland, Oregon

Michael J. Lee

Dr. Lee is a Professor of Radiology and Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Beaumont Hospital and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He’s been past President of the International Society of Hepato-Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases and the past-President of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Interventional Radiologist, Beaumont Hospital; Professor of Radiology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland; Department of Radiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland At the time of this writing, he is president of the Interventional Radiology division of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

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