Interventional

While IR experts still complete a majority of initial renal access exams, urologists are narrowing the gap.

Shortening observation times after transthoracic biopsies and eliminating follow-up chest X-rays are both appropriate for many low-risk patients.

The 3D-printed model helps physicians practice administering imaging-guided corticosteroid finger injections, researchers reported in EMJ Radiology.

Contrast-enhanced imaging can help clinicians assess thromboembolism earlier and determine if and when to remove filters, researchers explained in Clinical Imaging.

Salt Lake City-based Xenter is using physiological and intravascular imaging data to better treat heart and vascular diseases, among other goals.

A group of 11 societies issued a practice advisory recently to help physicians better select contrast agents and manage adverse events.

Over the course of a single work week, one IR department emitted the equivalent of driving an average car 58,300 miles.

Diagnostic radiologists trailed both, growing by 0.06% per year between 2015 and 2019, according to a new workforce analysis.

One year after undergoing genicular artery embolization, 7 in 10 individuals said their pain levels dropped by more than 50%.

Radiofrequency ablation provided comfort in as little as three days, significantly better than traditional treatments.

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 their core curriculum.