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Why do 70% of women not know about Uterine Artery Embolization?

By Rebecka Melin on Jun 21, 2022 5:04:18 PM

Let's look at the facts and what can be done!

A viewpoint from Associate Professor Gloria Salazar, MD, FSIR, thought leader, Chief of Vascular Interventional Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Chair for the Women's Clinical Council at Society Interventional Radiology USA (SIR). The purpose of this article is to identify and understand current clinical challenges within Interventional Radiology with a focus on Women's Health.

Topics: Interventional Radiology Society of Interventional Radiology Uterine Artery Embolization UAE Women's Health SIR Gloria Salazar Fibroids
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DeGIR implement curriculum-based simulation courses for interventional radiology education

By Mentice on Nov 10, 2021 11:24:44 AM

We had the opportunity to speak to Healthcare Systems key opinion leader Prof. Dr. med. Marcus Katoh, MBA, Chefarzt - Institut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Radiologie, Helios Klinikum Krefeld and Helios Klinik Hüls. Prof. Katoh was recently appointed as the new chairman of the board of The German Society for Interventional Radiology (DeGIR) and aims to represent all interventional radiologists and minimally invasive radiologists in the DRG, focusing on advanced training and quality assurance in interventional radiology practice.

Topics: User Stories DeGIR Interventional Radiology IR The German Society for Interventional Radiology. Prof. Dr. Marcus Katoh, MBA