Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Interventional

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Vascular and Interventional Radiology: The Requisites
By John A. Kaufman
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 510 pages

Product Description
Part of the definitive Requisites series, this volumes offers all the essentials necessary to pass exams in radiology and practice in the field. Practicing radiologists will use it as a handy, practical, daily reference tool in this subspecialty area. The first part on Vascular Radiology covers the following topics: vascular imaging techniques; vascular pathology; lower extremity and pelvis; abdomen; thorax; and the great vessel. The second part on interventional radiology covers topics such as: basic principles; vascular interventional techniques; biliary tract; GU and reproductive systems; gastrointestinal system; biopsy and drainage in the abdomen; cervicothoracic biopsy; and drainage in the thorax.Provides a comprehensive yet manageable review of the principles and practice of vascular and interventional radiology for the resident preparing for exams and for the practitioner needing a quick-consult resource of information.Provides a solid foundation laid in the basics of state-of-the-art vascular and interventional radiology.Includes discussion of vascular procedures in the lower extremity and pelvis, abdomen, thorax, and great vessel, and other interventional procedures in the biliary tract, GU and reproductive tracts, GI tract, and thorax, placing principles in a clinical context.Includes personal and to-the-point discussions in a well-organized format, providing a friendly tone for enjoyable, effective learning. Appropriate to read from cover-to-cover or to skim for off-the-shelf consultation.Provides chapter-opening outlines revealing topics to be covered in the chapter and providing a useful search engine for quick location of material.Includes numerous boxes and tables which highlight differential diagnosis, radiologic patterns of disease, key findings, indications for procedures, procedural steps, handy tips, and other critical guidelines to emphasize key facts and concepts and help the reader identify and absorb important information.Includes approximately 750 high-quality, multimodality images integrated into text.Provides a suggested readings list of journal articles and books relevant to the chapter topic at hand, recommending further study and review.Part of the highly-acclaimed series, THE REQUISITES, which offers an effective formula for exam preparation and practical daily reference.
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
By Karim Valji
Publisher: Saunders
Hardcover - 640 pages

Product Description
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 proceduresessential 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.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.
Vascular and Interventional Imaging: Case Review Series (Case Review)
By Suresh Vedantham
Publisher: Mosby
Paperback - 190 pages

Product Description
Interactive case studies challenge readers' mastery of vascular and interventional radiologyfrom the standpoint of interpretive accuracy as well as general clinical knowledge. This new volume in the best-selling "Case Review" series encompasses a broad spectrum of arterial, venous, and non-vascular procedures, and highlights relevant clinical evaluation and treatment considerations throughout. It provides a valuable review of this specialty in a concise, economical, and user-friendly format.