Innovation Worth Imitating: The History, Present State, and Future of Interventional Radiology

By Michael Sanderson, MS3, University of Washington The field of interventional radiology is a highly technical specialty that in recent years has become increasingly focused on the clinical management of its patients; indeed, a historic transformation is taking place, and now, not only are IR physicians demonstrating great skill in Read more…

“High-priced plumbers” or primary physicians?: The Role of IR in the Inpatient and Outpatient Setting

By Allison Khoo, MS2, Baylor College of Medicine The modern field of interventional radiology (IR) may still benefit from the words of Dr. Charles Dotter, who said in 1968, “If my fellow angiographers prove unwilling or unable to accept or secure for their patients the clinical responsibilities attendant on transluminal Read more…