Search Tag: CIRSE

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ECIO 2017

2016 10 May

The first European Conference on Interventional Oncology (ECIO 2008/ET 2008) was organised by the CIRSE Foundation in April 2008, and was a great success. The scientific content, the quality of the presentations, and the overall number of delegates who attended the meeting exceeded even the best expectations.  In order to cater to the growing number... Read more

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ICCIR 2016

2016 14 Jan

The International Congress on Complications in Interventional Radiology (ICCIR) is a unique event in the IR calendar, offering a discreet forum for doctors with diverse experience levels to explore the difficult but necessary subject of procedural complications.The ICCIR is based on the belief that continuously refining the practice of interventional... Read more

Health Management

2015 08 Sep

Professor Elias N. Brountzos took up office as the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) President at the 2015 annual scientific meeting in Lisbon, 26-30 September, when the Society celebrated its 30th anniversary.What are your key areas of interest and research?Much of my work has focused on peripheral vascular disease,... Read more

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CIRSE 2015

2015 20 Apr

CIRSE places great emphasis on investing in high-quality educational and scientific programmes that offer true value to participants. The outstanding reviews of CIRSE 2014 underscore the wisdom and success of that approach. The numbers speak volumes. Over 91% of delegates indicated that the sessions on offer fully met their specified learning objectives... Read more

Health Management

CIRSE Review

2014 08 Nov

Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe (CIRSE) Vienna, Austria @cirsesociety   CIRSE’s Annual Meeting, Europe’s premier interventional radiology (IR) congress, attracted over 6,400 delegates from 78 countries this year. The scientific programme again focused on six core themes, but sessions ran parallel... Read more

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CIRSE 2014: IR Could Reduce Diabetic Amputations

2014 17 Sep

More than 6,000 people with diabetes have leg, foot or toe amputations every year in England. More people with diabetes could be saved from the threat of foot or leg amputation if they are referred more quickly to specialist clinics for less invasive – and potentially less expensive – medical alternatives like interventional radiology (IR), according... Read more

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CIRSE 2014: Quality Assurance Everyone’s Business

2014 15 Sep

Patient safety and quality assurance remains a key topic for the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe (CIRSE). A session at the congress in Glasgow today featured four speakers to emphasise that patient safety and quality assurance are mandatory, doable at European and institutional level.“Quality assurance is everyone’s business... Read more

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Zoom On: Prof. Anna-Maria Belli, CIRSE President

2014 08 Sep

As CIRSE prepares to meet in Glasgow from 13-17 September, we Zoom On CIRSE President, Professor Anna-Maria Belli. Prof. Belli is a Consultant Radiologist and Professor of Interventional Radiology at St. George’s Hospital and Medical School in London, UK. She has also held important positions within the British Society of Interventional Radiology and... Read more

Health Management

The Role of Interventional Radiology in Trauma Management

2014 08 Mar

AuthorCiara MaddenHead of Media and PublicationsCIRSE – The Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe  Trauma represents a major burden to hospitals and healthcare systems, affecting 135 million people worldwide every year, with 5.8 million of these dying as a result (World Health Organization 2008). Within Europe, these injuries... Read more

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CIRSE 2014

2014 14 Feb

Since its first meeting in 1985, the CIRSE Annual Congress has become the leading European platform for interventionalists. Today it features more than 250 hours of sessions, workshops and symposia. CIRSE offers its over 6,500 participants the ideal opportunity to increase their knowledge on image-guided minimally invasive procedures and to present... Read more

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