Society of Interventional Radiology’s First-Ever Position Statement on the Role of Percutaneous Ablation in the Treatment of Tenal Cell Carcinoma
The position statement and quality improvement document, published in the February issue of SIR’s flagship Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR), were written by a multidisciplinary group of experts, including interventional radiologists and urologists.
Both will receive $1.625 million dollars over a five-year grant term to support breakthroughs in basic science, clinical science, technology, care and potential cures in the field of diabetes.
Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization, and the Society for Vascular Medicine, with Support from the American Heart Association, Launch New Vascular Medicine Consult Registry for the Vascular Quality Initiative
The Registry targets the management of new patients who are being treated medically for Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Occlusive Disease, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, and Peripheral Lower Extremity Arterial Disease due to atherosclerosis or true aneurysm.
CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center Opens First Dedicated Hospital-Based Ophthalmic Operating Room in Los Angeles County
The new surgery suite is the first hospital-based facility dedicated to eye surgery in the Los Angeles area.