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Introduction to Interventional Radiology by Dr. Linda Watkins

22nd Apr 2024
5:30 - 6:30pm (GMT)
22nd Apr 2024
5:30 - 6:30pm (GMT)
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Attendance certificate available
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Join us for an insightful talk on "Introduction to Interventional Radiology" delivered by the Dr. Linda Watkins, Adult and Paediatrics IR Consultant at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow.

Interventional Radiology (IR) is a rapidly advancing field that offers minimally invasive, image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat diseases in nearly every organ system. Dr. Watkins will provide an engaging overview of the principles, techniques, and applications of IR, shedding light on its pivotal role in modern healthcare.

Whether you're a medical professional, student, or simply curious about medical advancements, this talk promises to be an enriching experience. Don't miss the opportunity to expand your knowledge and explore the fascinating realm of interventional radiology with Dr. Linda Watkins.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understanding Interventional Radiology: Explore the essence of IR, its evolution, and its pivotal role in diagnosing and treating a myriad of medical conditions.
  2. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures: Uncover common diagnostic and therapeutic interventional procedures, including vascular and non-vascular interventions, as well as insights into interventional oncology techniques.
  3. Tools and Principles: Discover the basic tools and principles essential in IR practice, ranging from access needles and guidewires to catheters, balloons, stents, and embolic materials.
  4. Role of IR in Pediatric Population: Gain valuable knowledge about the unique role of IR in pediatric care, exploring how minimally invasive techniques are shaping pediatric interventions.
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22nd Apr 2024
5:30 - 6:30pm (GMT)
Hosted on MedAll
Attendance certificate available
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Free
ONLINE