Therapeutic angiography. Its value to the surgical patient.

@article{Walter1978TherapeuticAI,
  title={Therapeutic angiography. Its value to the surgical patient.},
  author={Joseph F. Walter and Joseph J. Bookstein and Randall A. Kramer and Walter Bradford Cannon and M L Trollope and Robert W. Jamplis},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={1978},
  volume={113 4},
  pages={432-9}
}
Standard angiographic techniques formerly used exclusively as diagnostic modalities have been modified to serve as definitive or adjunctive therapeutic measured. The techniques include transcatheter embolization; infusion of vasoactive drugs, chemotherapeutic agents and radioactive particles; tamponade of bleeding arteries and balloon catheters; extraction… CONTINUE READING