Interventional radiologists are physicians who specialize in minimally invasive targeted therapies, offering the most in-depth knowledge of the less invasive therapies that are available and diagnostic and clinical experience across all specialties. Interventional radiologists offer treatments for hepatobiliary diseases without significant side effects or damage to the adjacent normal tissue. We briefly introduce some of the interventional procedures in gastroenterology.
Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
This is an editorial material that will inform specialists active in the field about the latest current feasibilities in the country on hepatobiliary interventions.
Please cite this paper as:
Ghanaati H, Firouznia K, Jalali AH, Shakiba M. Advances of interventional radiology in treatment of hepatobiliary diseases in Iran. Hepat Mon. 2011;11(7):507-510.
© 2011 Kowsar M.P.Co. All rights reserved.
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