New drugs and dosage forms
- Just a Spoonful of... Iohexol? // ASRT Scanner;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p9
The article focuses on a study published in the November 2010 issue of the "American Journal of Roentgenology" which found that oral contrast agent iohexol could help the dose go down for patients undergoing abdominal examinations.
- Does acetylcysteine prevent contrast-induced renal dysfunction? // Reactions Weekly;4/24/2004, Issue 998, p3
Focuses on an editorial published in the February 2004 issue of the "European Heart Journal," which comments on the contradictory findings of studies on the significance of acetylcysteine to the prevention of contrast-induced renal dysfunction. Difference in the dosages of acetylcysteine...
- Essentials of atherectomy: Tips and techniques. Goldstein, Neil K. // Applied Radiology;Mar2014, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p21
No abstract available.
- Using dye to highlight blood vessels. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;2013 Supplement, p7
The article discusses the effects of dyes which are used in heart imaging tests to highlight blood vessels and types of dyes including iodine-based and gadolinium based-dye is Supplement also described.
- Coronary angiography. Mendes, Aysha // British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Feb2015, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p101
The article provides an overview of the treatments and clinical procedures regularly performed in the field of cardiovascular care. Topics discussed include coronary angiography as an X-ray procedure where the arteries are filled with dye to make them visible that provide information on the...
- Sulphan blue. // Reactions Weekly;7/19/2008, Issue 1211, p29
The article describes the case of a 31-year-old woman with ductal breast cancer who experienced anaphylaxis after receiving sulphan blue in order to facilitate a sentinel lymph node biosy (SLNB). Particular focus is given to her dosing regimen. Other medications received by the patient were...
- IV Administration of Medication: What You Need to Know. DEMAIO, DANIEL N. // ASRT Scanner;Jun/Jul2014, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p25
The article offers information on practice standards for intravenous (IV) contrast media and medication administration by radiologic technologists (RTs). Topics covered include practice standards for computed tomography (CT) RTs including conducting prescribed venipuncture, maintenance of IV...
- ROENTGEN STUDIES OF THE BILIARY TRACT AN EVALUATION OF RECENT CONTRIBUTIONS*. Shehadi, William H. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep1957, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p236
Presents a study on the anatomy and physiology of a biliary tract to determine developmental anomalies and evaluate pathological changes in the gallbladder and bile ducts. Comparison of the routine oral method of examination of the biliary tract with the routine use of intravenous method; Use...
- New drug and biological product approvals, 2012. Traynor, Kate // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;2/1/2013, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p176
The article looks at the drugs and biological products that recived the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in 2012. First-in-class drugs approved during 2012 are Eisai Co.â€™s perampanel, or Fycompa, Kalydeco, by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Teriflunomide, marketed as Aubagio...