Card Set Information
Arteriography venography angiocardiography lymphangiography
Principles of Angiography
What type of equipment can be expected in the angiographic suite?
Large FOV Image Intensifying C-arm
Programmable digital image acquisition system
Specialized x-ray tube (s) with high heat loac capacity &rapid cooling
Automatic electromechanical injector
What is the purpose of Automatic injectors?
Allow the desired flow rate to selected before injection and provide a constant and more precise flow
Who is responsible for post processing labeling?
What can automatic injectors be used on?
Heplocks triple lumen central lines (short term)
Indwelling ports (under the skin)
Automatic injectors cannot be used on:
Long term central lines (Hickman catheters and Broviac catheters)