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Interventional Radiology Featured in Children’s eNewsletter

Post Date: August 25, 2020
Interventional Radiology Featured in Children’s eNewsletter

The Hybrid OR (operating room) at Cincinnati Children’s is so much more than just a room. It is an environment that nurtures new ideas, encourages collaboration, and grows these efforts into a reality. Cultivated by this collaborative spirit, our Pulmonary and Interventional Radiology (IR) teams have come together to develop a new and better way to care for our patients. By working together, we have come up with a new way to visualize and obtain biopsy samples from a patient’s lung(s). 

These efforts were recently showcased in a national pulmonary newsletter. To read the full article, please click the link below: 


Collaboration with Interventional Radiology Results in Safer, More Accurate Lung Biopsies 

“Patients benefit from innovative approach that leverages the hybrid operating room, 3D imaging and teamwork.”


Photo: Interventional Radiology (IR) staff, Dr. John Racadio (second from right) and Nicole Hilvert, Program Manager (far right).


Nicole A Hilvert, Program Manager, author; Glenn Miñano, BFA, editor; Meredith Towbin, copy editor 

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About the author: Glenn Miñano

Glenn Miñano is a media specialist in the Department of Radiology, providing graphic design, photography, printing, video services, and administration of the department’s online properties. His works have been published in several medical articles, such as the American Journal of Radiology and the American Institute of Ultrasound. He has been providing these services to the Radiology Department since 1996.