Louis Kenneth Wagner
Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
- Severe skin reactions from interventional fluoroscopy: case report and review of the literatureL K Wagner
Department of Radiology, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center Medical School 77030, USA
Radiology 213:773-6. 1999..On the basis of a review of the literature, the following experiences may help identify patients at increased risk: previous high-dose procedures, connective tissue disease, diabetes mellitus, and homozygosity for ataxia telangiectasia...
- Resident education in the radiological sciences: what now?Louis K Wagner
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, Suite 2 130B, Houston, TX 77030, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:152-6. 2011....
- Radiation injury is potentially a severe consequence of fluoroscopically guided complex interventionsLouis K Wagner
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Health Phys 95:645-9. 2008....
- Toward a holistic approach in the presentation of benefits and risks of medical radiationLouis K Wagner
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Health Phys 101:566-71. 2011..The medical profession should develop unique communication tools to deliver a message that focuses on benefit/risk as a holistic entity, not benefit or risk as separate entities...
- Minimizing radiation injury and neoplastic effects during pediatric fluoroscopy: what should we know?Louis Kenneth Wagner
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Pediatr Radiol 36:141-5. 2006..This article reviews the circumstances that lead to radiation injury and delineates some procedural methods to avoid injury and limit radiation exposure to both the patient and the fluoroscopist...
- Diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a cost-effectiveness analysisNora M Doyle
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1019-23. 2004..We performed a cost analysis to evaluate which of several diagnostic strategies was the most cost-effective with the least number of deaths from pulmonary embolism...
- Clinical radiation management for fluoroscopically guided interventional proceduresDonald L Miller
Department of Radiology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
Radiology 257:321-32. 2010..The authors recommend including radiation management as part of the departmental quality assurance program...
- Radiation injuries after fluoroscopic proceduresFred A Mettler
Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico Health Science Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131-5336, USA
Semin Ultrasound CT MR 23:428-42. 2002..Almost all of the severe injuries that have occurred were avoidable...
- Endovascular and interventional procedures in obese patients: a review of procedural technique modifications and radiation managementScott G Bryk
Department of Radiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6431 Fannin, MSB2.100, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:27-33. 2006..A growing collection of literature is beginning to surface regarding the appropriate modifications in the interventional care of these patients. This article reviews the relevant literature on this important subject...
- Pregnant patientRichard L Morin
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:470-1. 2006