This article has reviewed in vitro and animal work that led to some new clinical procedures. The inexorable development of interventional radiology procedures will continue to be preceded by laboratory work. Under investigation at present are methods of ablating the gallbladder; laser usage; expandable stents in the urinary, biliary, and vascular systems; and lithotripsy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Seminars in Interventional Radiology|
|State||Published - 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
- Radiological and Ultrasound Technology