TITLE

So you want to be ... an interventional radiologist

AUTHOR(S)
D'Sa, Sapna
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Mar2011 Supplement, Vol. 72, pM48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses interventional radiology as an attractive career. It emphasizes on the skills required for an interventional radiologist, and discusses its career pathway and subspecialization. Career-related details are presented, including information on Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) examinations and vascular intervention. A common training pathway by Royal College of Radiologists and the Royal College of Surgeons (England, Glasgow and Edinburgh) is highlighted.
ACCESSION #
59796646

 

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