Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2nd Edition
By Karim Valji, MD
640 pages 1000 ills
Trim size 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
Fully revised to reflect the latest advances in the field, this timely 2nd edition provides a thorough introduction to vascular and interventional radiology. You’ll find a detailed review of the full spectrum of vascular and non-vascular diagnostic and interventional procedures—essential knowledge for Board review or clinical reference. Concisely written text and a logical organization present normal and variant anatomy, diagnostic entities, and cutting edge interventional techniques in a step-by-step-format. More than 1,200 state-of-the-art digital illustrations of the highest quality replace the images of the previous edition for a more accurate, up-to-date representation of what you see in practice today.
Covers the fundamentals of the specialty in a manner suitable for the beginner, intermediate, and all those in between.
Presents diagnostic and interventional procedures logically, offering the essential information with little redundancy.
Serves equally well for on-the-spot clinical reference as for efficient Board review.
New to this Edition
Replaces outdated illustrations with crisp, high-quality digital images.
Represents cutting-edge technology with all of the latest information on MR angiography.
Features the latest knowledge and detailed discussions on new modalities, such as CT angiography.
Captures the hot topics in the field with new chapters on neurointerventions and non-invasive vascular imaging.
Provides expanded coverage radiation exposure during IR procedures renal protective agents the use of MRI for diagnosing peripheral vascular disease pelvic congestion syndrome and renal artery stent placement.
Offers new treatment options for thoracic aortic aneurysms femoral artery psuedoanuerysms and deep vain thrombosis.
Table of Contents
Patient Evaluation and Care
Standard Angiographic and Interventional Techniques
Noninvasive Vascular Imaging
Pathogenesis of Vascular Diseases
Pelvic and Lower Extremity Arteries
Upper Extremity Arteries
Renal Arteries and Veins
Hepatic, Splenic, and Portal Vascular Systems
Endocrine, Exocrine, and Reproductive Systems
Pulmonary and Bronchial Arteries
Lower Extremity Veins
Inferior Vena Cava
Upper Extremity Veins and Superior Vena Cava
Vascular Access Placement and Foreign Body Retrieval
SECTION III: Nonvascular Diagnosis and Intervention
Transcatheter Fluid Drainage
Urologic and Genital Systems