Course Catalog » Radiology 140.18

Subject: Radiology
Course Number: 140.18
Course Title: Interventional Radiology: VAMC
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Radiology And Biomedical Imaging

Course Description: Participate on the interventional radiology team at the VA including: pre-procedure work-up, post-procedure monitoring, and scrub in on all cases. Procedures include diagnostic angiography, angioplasty/stent, embolization, thrombolysis, CT/ultrasound guided abscess drainage, chest tubes, biliary drainage, nephrostomy, percutaneous cholecystostomy, TIPS, central venous access, etc.
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: R. Sawhney
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No