Resources

We've compiled a list of resources related to Neuro, Vascular and Interventional Radiology.  Each link will take you to an external resource that is not directly associated to RRIA and/or with this site.

Angiologist.com

The Angiologist.com website is dedicated to empowering both patients and caretakers by giving them knowledge regarding vascular disease, which can affect most critical organs like the brain and the kidneys.

Visit http://www.angiologist.com

Ask4UFE.com

Ask4UFE is an educational patient awareness program and website dedicated to uterine fibroid patients and alternative treatment options; specifically uterine fibroid embolization (UFE). The site aims to bring valuable information to women and the families of those who suffer from this disease.

Visit http://www.ask4ufe.com

InterventionalOncology360.com

InterventionalOncology360.com is a web based publication that seeks to provide information on the latest advancements in Interventional Oncologic treatments. The site offers an educational forum to increase knowledge and enable multidisciplinary collaboration in this rapidly growing field. InterventionalOncology360.com is designed for all professionals in the Interventional Oncology field, including Interventional Radiologists, Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses and Radiologic Technicians. Reflecting the broad spectrum of specialties involved, InterventionalOncology360.com will also address this practice as it relates to referring physician groups in surgery, medical oncology, and radiation therapy.

Visit http://www.interventionaloncology360.com

RadiologyInfo.org

RadiologyInfo.org explains how various x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, radiation therapy and other procedures are performed. It also addresses what you may experience and how to prepare for the exams. The website contains over 200 descriptions of procedures, exams and diseases covering diagnostic and interventional radiology, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy and radiation safety and is updated frequently with new information. All material on the RadiologyInfo.org website is reviewed and approved by experts in the field of radiology from the ACR and RSNA, as well as other professional radiology organizations.

Visit http://www.radiologyinfo.org

Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR)

The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is a nonprofit, professional medical society representing more than 7000 practicing Interventional Radiology physicians, trainees, medical students, scientists, and clinical associates. In addition, the society includes professionals such as Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Radiologic Technologists, and paramedical professionals as well. SIR’s members work in a variety of settings and at different professional levels; from medical students and residents to university faculty and private practice physicians. The society’s core purpose and mission is to work with its members to deliver patient centered care through image guided therapy. SIR’s website includes a patient education section that explains Interventional Radiology (IR) and its various procedures, what to expect during your procedure, and how to determine if IR is right for you.

Visit http://www.sirweb.org

Society of Neurointerventional Surgery (SNIS)

The Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) is a scientific and educational association with over 600 members worldwide. The SNIS is dedicated to advancing the specialty of Neurointerventional surgery in order to provide the highest quality of patient care to the public. SNIS’ website includes a patient education section. By educating yourself and taking control of your health, you could have access to advanced treatments that yield positive surgical outcomes while providing such benefits as less pain, shorter recovery time and fewer complications.

Visit http://www.snisonline.org

VeinDirectory.org

Veindirectory.org is the leading online directory and information resource for patients suffering from varicose veins, spider veins, DVT and other venous disorders.

Visit http://www.veindirectory.org