Interventional Radiology. A Survival Guide is a compact concise guide to safe and successful image-guided intervention. Interventional Radiology: A Survival Guide contains all the information necessary to successfully perform the most frequently requested diagnostic and therapeutic interventional procedures. The second edition has been extensively revised to reflect changes in contemporary practice. Clear step-by-step explorations guide you through each procedure, with technical tips to help ensure success. Tip boxes highlight key facts and technical recommendations throughout the book. A troubleshooting guide follows each procedure . Warning boxes highlight safety precautions. Step-by-step guide to using percutaneous arterial closure devices. New chapters include: Non-Invasive Vascular Imaging covering the recent advances such as doppler colour flow, the new generation of duplex equipment, CT angiography and MR angiograpy. Embolization detailing the new technique for treating uterine fibroids. Ideal for radiologists, surgeons, radiographers, nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in imaging-guided intervention.