Equipment and Environment

  • Vikramaditya Prabhudesai
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Vascular interventional radiology has come a long way since the first angiogram performed in 1929. Present day angiographer is not only diagnosing vascular problems, but treating complex arterial and venous disorders. Therefore, a modern day endovascular suite should be designed with this in mind, have the appropriate imaging equipment and necessary consumables.


Imaging Equipment Angiography Suite Stainless Steel Coil Ancillary Equipment Source Detector Distance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medical ImagingUniversity of Toronto St Michael’s HospitalTorontoCanada

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