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Rebecca Kapur, Managing Editor, Cath Lab Digest
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April 2006

Volume 14 Issue 4
I want to start studying for my registry. Can you suggest any resources I could use to study? Sure. I went a couple of routes. First, I used Wes Todd’s review books. They were a great help and I would recommend them to anyone who is taking the regis…
What is the size of your cath lab facility and number of staff members? We have six invasive suites: 3 cardiac catheterization, diagnostic/interventional 1 multi-purpose 1 electrophysiology (EP) lab 1 peripheral angiography lab…
Setting the Scene: Inova Heart and Vascular Institute Inova Heart and Vascular Institute is part of Inova Health System, a not-for-profit health care system based in Northern Virginia that consists of six hospitals and other health services includin…
A patient who has renal insufficiency before the administration of contrast material is five to 10 times more likely to develop contrast-induced renal failure, (also known as contrast-induced nephropathy, CIN) than patients in the general population.…