Challenging Concepts in Interventional Radiology is a cased based guide to the most challenging aspects of interventional radiology and endovascular procedures. The 31 Cases have been selected to cover a wide-spectrum of scenarios, from the endovascular repair of thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms to the ablation of lung and kidney tumours. Cases are examined from a multidisciplinary approach with consideration of diagnosis, practical procedures, evidence base, and guidelines. Case commentaries from renowned experts in the field provide a useful and high level narrative across each case and compliment the clinical tips and evidence provided throughout. The collaboration of authorship between trainees and experts provides a unique insight into the management of the most complex and important cases in the radiology field. With a highly user friendly format, the textbook provides clinical tips and expert commentary for easy use in every day clinical practice.Suitable for candidates for the European Board o
Oxford University Press
September 10, 2015
About the author
Miltiadis Krokidis is a Consultant in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Cambridge University Hospitals in Cambridge, UK. He is a board certified practitioner of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (European Board of Interventional Radiology) by the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) and a Fellow of the European Society of Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Radiology (ESGAR). He has conducted a PhD on the use of covered metallic stents in malignant biliary disease. So far, he has authored and co-authored numerous papers in international peer-reviewed journals and textbooks and he has delivered invited lectures in international forums and symposia. This is his first book as an Editor. Dr. Irfan Ahmed is Mr Irfan Ahmed qualified in 2000 from Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Medical School. After completing basic medical and then radiology training, he did a fellowship in interventional radiology at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals followed by a fellowship at Barts and the London NHS Trust and an honorary fellowship at Great Ormond Street Hospital. He was appointed as a consultant interventional radiologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in 2009. Dr Sabharwal is Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital and the Evelina Hospital and performs both vascular and nonvascular interventional procedures on adults and children. Has been given the honorary fellowships from the Societies of Interventional Radiology of Europe (EBIR) and from the USA (SIR) for his contribution in clinical and research IR activity.