The technique is likely best used to guide surgical opinions rather than replace them altogether, experts noted in Frontiers in Oncology.
The pair called on the American Board of Radiology and European Society of Radiology to incorporate forward-looking principles into its core curriculum.
Postgraduate radiologists had particular trouble with high-cost items, such as IVC filters, stent grafts and EVAR grafts, researchers reported in the Irish Medical Journal.
Nearly all men treated with high-intensity focused ultrasound were disease-free at their treatment site after a five-month follow-up biopsy, experts explained Tuesday in Radiology.
The Mountain View, California-based company's Coral system is meant to simplify a number of minimally invasive heart interventions.
Creating IR nursing specialty education and resources would be a good start, according to a small group of nurses from a 460–bed hospital.
Specifically, the open letter urges the World Health Organization to address the IR care gap between low- and high-income countries.
Those who underwent neuroimaging and were diagnosed with stroke were also twice as likely to die compared to age-matched controls, according to new research published in Neurology.
At their peak, virtual consults accounted for 22.8 mean weekly visits at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, physicians explained.
IR providers should consult experienced legal counsel to guide them in both malpractice and workplace-related concerns, experts explained recently.
Cooled radiofrequency ablation works by directing low-grade current to crucial nerve areas, slowing pain signals to the brain.
Interventional rad volumes didn't fall as hard as diagnostic imaging totals which should spark conversation about redefining "essential" procedures.