Essentials of Atherectomy
As healthcare reform rapidly changes to a value-based model, clinicians will be more accountable than ever for the quality of care delivered to patients-and interventional radiologists are no exception to the rule. This area of radiology is facing new reimbursement cuts, particularly in the hospital setting, impacting decisions on how to treat patients.
Like so many functions in the human body, veins go about their business unnoticed, defying gravity as the graciously bring used-up blood back to the heart. Equipped with valves to prevent reverse blood flow, veins perform work the majority of people give little mind until these translucent little vessels malfunction.