Interventional Radiology

Updated June 17, 2014

Description: Links to Interventional Procedures, mostly radiologic, that have anesthesia considerations

For Endovascular (Intraluminal) AAA Management, go here
  1. Anesthesia for Outpatient Diagnostic or Therapeutic Radiology,
    Cutter, ASA Refresher Courses 2013 (pdf)

Lumbar Puncture, IR Assisted

July 2013

  • for difficult diagnostic Lumbar Puncture, MMC physicians may request assistance from Interventional Radiology. The IR Policy for this is linked here as a pdf.
  • It is included on this site as a point of reference.
  • For a discussion as to involvement by Anesthesiology, see this email discussion (2013)