SCVIR 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting Schedule At-A-Glance
SCVIR 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting Schedule At-A-Glance
SCVIR 23rd Annual Meeting Committees, Executive Council Members, and SCVIR Staff
SCVIR Silver Jubilee-Celebrating 25 Years; 1973-1998
SCVIR Gold Medal
Dr. Charles T. Dotter Lecture
Dr. Gary J. Becker Young Investigator Award
Featured Symposia
Welcome and Introduction
Managed Care: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Now? Where Are We Going?
Marketing in the Managed Care Era
Quality and Appropriateness of Care: What to Measure in a Managed Care Era
Innovative Concepts in Radiology Utilization Management
New Medicare Initiative and Plans for Managed Care
Maintaining Turf in the Managed Care Marketplace in 1998
Credentialing-Strategies to Protect Your Interventional Department
Strategies for Growth: Competing in the Managed Care Arena
Natural History and Surgical Repair of Aortic Aneurysms
Materials in the Construction of Stent-Grafts
Mechanics and Biology of Stent Grafts
Animal Models for the Study of Endovascular Grafts
Results of Clinical Trials for Endovascular Grafting of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Diagnosis and Management of Perigraft Leaks
Endovascular Grafting in the Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Grafting for Occlusive Disease
Endovascular Grafting for Non-aortic Aneurysms and Trauma
Future Directions and Applications of Endovascular Grafts
Stent Grafts: A Model for the Unified Multispecialty Approach to Vascular Disease
Plenary Sessions
Assessment of the Infertile Couple
Update on Fallopian Tube Recanalization
Embolization Therapy for Varicoceles
New Horizons in Gynecologic Embolotherapy
Interventional Techniques for Tubal Sterilization
Triage of Patients with Liver Tumors to Medical, Surgical or Interventional Therapy
Image-guided Therapy for Hepatic Neoplasm Ablation
Imaging of Tumors After Interventional Therapy
Regional Therapy for Extra-Hepatic Malignancy
Management of Vascular Malformations
Interventional MR-Angiography
Complications of Arterial Stent Placement
Joint Ventures with Vascular Surgery: The Washington University Experience
Introduction of the Dotter Lecture
Creativity and Disease: A Radiologic Odyssey
Diagnosis and Medical Management of Acute Stroke
Interventional Therapy for Acute Stroke
Carotid Interventions: PTA and Stenting
Neurointerventional Approaches in the Evaluation and Treatment of Spinal Lesions
Gold Medal/Becker Awards
Sedation of Children in the Interventional Suite
Pediatric Gastrointestinal Interventions
TIPS in the Pediatric Population
Interventions in Pediatric Transplants
Methods of Prolonging Biliary Patency
Gastrointestinal Stenting: Indications and Techniques
Management of Chronic Ureteral Obstruction
Management of Malignant Pleural Effusions
Selection of Patients for Dialysis
Catheter Access for Acute Dialysis
Screening and Assessment of Dialysis Graft Function
Management of Thrombosed Dialysis Grafts
The Dialysis Outcome Quality Initiative (DOQI): What It Means to Interventional Radiologists
TIPS: Randomized Clinical Trials and Research
Central Venous Recanalization
The STAR Registry: Summary of Early Results
Current Status of Stent-Grafting
Arteriotomy Closure Devices
Non-invasive Imaging of Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Angiography: Current Techniques and Complications
Interventions in Pulmonary Embolism
Thromboendarterectomy for Pulmonary Hypertension
Vena Caval Filters
Scientific Sessions
Gadolinium-Enhanced MR Angiography and Mesenteric Ischemia: Three Years' Experience
Quantitative Renal Perfusion Using MRI: A Clinically Important Parameter in the Selection of Patients for Renal Artery Interventions
Impact of Screening MRA on Referrals for Renal Angioplasty
Comparison of Conventional X-Ray Angiography (XRA) and Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) in Kidney Transplant Donors
Gadolinium-Enhanced Breathhold 3D-TOF Renal MRA in the Evaluation of Potential Renal Donors
Portal Venous Hypertension: Comprehensive Hemodynamic Assessment With Cine Phase Contrast MR Imaging
Endothelial Cell Adhesion on Five Different Endovascular Stents Covered With PTFE, PU and Dacron
Evaluation of Neointima Proliferation and Plaque Morphology in Covered Nitinol Stents With Intravascular Ultrasound
Stenosis in Pig Iliac Arteries After Encapsulated Stent Placement: Influence of Device Diameter
Pre-clinical Study of Endovascular Grafting With the Cragg Nitinol Wire Polyester Covered Stent in an Atherosclerotic Swine Model
Polytetrafluoroethylene Encapsulated Stent-grafts and Their Use in Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Tissue Inflammation in Association with ePTFE
Balloon Dilatation and Endobronchial Stent Placement for Bronchial Strictures After Lung Transplantation
Comparison of Stents Coated With Slow Release Taxol to Uncoated Stents in Malignant Esophageal Obstruction
Transcatheter Closure of ASD With Monodisk in the Dog Model
Percutaneous Closure of Muscular Ventricular Septal Defects With a New Prosthesis in a Canine Model
Imaging-Guided Thoracentesis and Paracentesis: Major Complications and Lessons in Avoidance
Management of Post-Operative Chyle Leakage via Percutaneous Catheterization of the Cisterna Chyli: Preliminary Study
Endovascular Treatment of Atherosclerotic Stenosis of the Internal Carotid
Carotid Stent Supported Angioplasty (CSSA): Results in 135 Arteries
Current International Status of Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Spiral CT Angiography: Pre and Post-Procedure Assessment of Carotid Artery Angioplasty Using Virtual Angioscopy
Mechanical Properties of Anatomically Accurate Silicone Arterial Models Reproducing Normal and Pathologic Conditions
Endoluminal Treatment of Sub-Clavian Occlusive Diseases: Percutaneous Angioplasty and Stenting
Percutaneous Fibrin Sheath Stripping Versus Urokinase For Malfunctioning Central Dialysis Catheters
Outcome of Schon Duo-Flow Hemodialysis Catheter Insertion
Initial Clinical Experience With the Schon Tunneled Hemodialysis Catheter: Comparison With a Standard Tunneled Catheter
Prospective Randomized Comparison of Two Tunneled Hemodialysis Catheters
Exchange of Poorly Functioning Tunneled Permanent Hemodialysis Catheters
Factors Affecting Initial Performance of Tesio Hemodialysis Catheters
Laser-Hot Fluid Interstitial Ablation
Experimental Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in a Mouse Model by Local Injection of Phosphorus-32 Glass Microspheres
Acute and Sub-acute Toxic Response to Intrahepatic Arterial Administration of Phosphorus-32 Glass Microspheres in Pigs
Hepatic Artery Embolization With Polyacrylnitrile Polymer: Doxorubicin Tissue Concentration in a Rabbit Model
A Phantom Study of Effects of Fluid Velocity, Vessel Diameter, and Injection Rate on Distribution of Iodized Oil: Implications for Embolization of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Feasibility of Magnetically Directing a Novel Iron and Activated Carbon Drug-carrier Microparticle as a Potential Method to Enhance Intra-arterial Chemotherapy
A Comparative Angiographic Study of CO2 Versus Iodinated Contrast
The Use of Carbon Dioxide Angiography in Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Vascular Disease and Azotemia
Renal Transplant Angiography With Carbon Dioxide
Central Nervous System Safety of Carbon Dioxide Angiography in a Porcine Model
Effects of Intracaval Carbon Dioxide on Cardiopulmonary Function in Swine
Factors Affecting Bolus Configuration During CO2 Arteriography
Infrarenal Aortic Stenting With the Palmaz Stent: Midterm Results
Percutaneous Recanalization of Iliac Artery Occlusion: Long Term Results
First Clinical Experience With the New Palmaz Schatz Balloon Expandable Long Medium Spiral Stent in Peripheral Arteries
Preliminary Experience With the VascuCoil Stent in the Infrainguinal Arteries: A Preliminary Report of the Medtronic InStent VascuCoil™ Self-expanding Vascular Stent
Infrapopliteal Angioplasty for Limb Salvage: Results in Patients Not Selected for Favorable Anatomy
Combined MR/Fluoroscopy-Guided Percutaneous Angioplasty of Iliac Artery Stenoses: A Feasibility Study
Pain and Sedation in Tunneled Central Venous Catheter Placement
Ultrasound-Guided Cannulation of the Internal Jugular Vein
Catheter Occlusion and Management of Long-term Implantable Arm Port: Results in 391 Patients
Bedside Placement of Tunnelled Venous Catheters by Dedicated Nurse Practitioner
Comparison of the Cost of Surgical Versus Radiological Port Placement in Outpatients
Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters: Guidance With Ultrasound Versus Venography in 2650 Patients
MR Digital Subtraction Angiography of the Lower Extremities: Comparison With X-ray Angiography
SCVIR Lesion Category and Intimal Flap as Predictors of Long-Term Patency in Femoropopliteal Angioplasty: Results From the STAR Registry
Endovascular Treatment of Abdominal Aneurysm: Early Results of a Multicenter Study
Factors Contributing to Migration of Stent-Grafts in True AAA
TIPS Versus Endoscopic Variceal Ligation in the Prevention of Variceal Rebleeding in Cirrhotic Patients: A Comparative Randomized Clinical Trial (Interim Analysis)
Endovascular Therapy for Chronic Venous Occlusion
Percutaneous Gastrostomy Tubes: Are Suture Anchors Really Necessary?
Single Step Dilation for Large Bore Percutaneous Gastrostomy and Gastrojejunostomy
Randomized Study of Percutaneous Gastrojejunostomy Versus Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy
Feasibility and Safeness of Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Jejunostomy
Self Expanding Metallic Stents as a Palliative Treatment of Malignant Gastroduodenal Stenoses
Palliation of Malignant Dysphagia With Expanding Metallic Stents
Central Venous Catheter Placement in Children
Outcomes Analysis of Fluoroscopically Guided Central Venous Access Device Implantation in the Thrombocytopenic Pediatric Patient
Interventions in Children With Portal Venous Anomalies
Safety of Percutaneous Gastrostomy Tube Placement in Patients With Ventriculoperitoneal Shunts
Chemoembolization of Hepatoblastoma
Feasibility of Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts (TIPS) in Children and Infants
Bolus Chase MR Digital Subtraction Angiography of the Entire Lower Extremity
Two-dimensional MR Digital Subtraction Angiography: Prospective Evaluation in the Distal Lower Extremity
The Role of Infrapopliteal MRA Following Optimal Contrast Angiography for Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia
Magnetic Resonance Angiography in the Evaluation of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Comparison of Different Techniques
MR Angiography of Intravascular Stents at 1.5 T
Magnetic Resonance Angiography With a Novel Blood Pool Contrast Agent, Combidex® Compared to Conventional Angiography
Experience of 3 Years With the Treatment of Femoropopliteal Occlusions Using Stent Grafts
Percutaneous Stent Grafting of SFA Disease: One Year Follow up of a Pilot Study
Initial Experience With the Corvita Endoluminal Graft in Peripheral Arteries
Corvita Endograft for the Treatment of Iliac Occlusive Disease: Preliminary Results of a Prospective Randomized Multicenter Trial
Stent-Grafts for the Management of Peripheral Vascular Disease
Percutaneous Endoluminal Treatment of Peripheral Aneurysms: A Single Center Experience With a Series of 35 Aneurysms
Uterine Artery Embolization for Uterine Fibroids
Comparison of Uterine Artery Embolization for Fibroids Using Gelatin Sponge Pledgets and Polyvinyl Alcohol
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome: Multicenter Results of Embolotherapy
Clinical Outcome of Women With Chronic Pelvic Pain Treated by Ovarian Vein Embolization
Long Term Results of Transcervical Tubal Recanalization
Transvaginal Metallic Stents for Drainage of Uterine Collections
Initial Experience With the Talent Endovascular Stent-Graft System in the Thoracic Aorta
Clinical Experience With the Talent Stent Graft System (TSG)-Results of an Austrian Multicenter Study
Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm With the EVT-EGS Endograft: Mid-Term Results
Bifurcate Aortic Stent Grafts for the Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Early Results
Stent-Graft for AAA: Secondary Palmaz Stent Implantation for the Management of Complications
True Lumen Collapses in Aortic Dissection: Causative Factors in a Phantom Model With Pulsatile Flow
In-Vitro Comparison of Four Different Mechanical Thrombectomy Systems
In Vitro Evaluation of Five Models of Mechanical Devices for Endovascular Thrombectomy
Mechanical Thrombolysis With the Cragg Brush Catheter in Thrombosed Femoro-Popliteal PTFE Bypass Grafts: Pre-Clinical Animal Study
Hydrolyser Thrombectomy in Acute Occlusion of Peripheral Bypass Grafts: Experience in 20 Patients
The 6 French Amplatz Thrombectomy Device: In Vitro Results
Rheolytic Thrombectomy: Early Experience With the Angiojet Device in the Treatment of Acute Lower Extremity Ischemia
Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy in Treatment of Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer
Vascularity of Hepatic Lesions: Comparison Between Dual-Phase CT and MR Imaging During Arterial Portography
Embolotherapy as a Means of Controlling Pain as Well as Hormonal Symptoms in Neuroendocrine Tumors Metastatic to the Liver
Hepatic Arterial Chemoembolization With Streptozotocin in Patients With Liver Metastases of Endocrine Digestive Tumors
Ethanol Ablation of Liver Metastasis
Percutaneous Hot Saline Injection Therapy: Effectiveness in Chemoembolization-Limited Large Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Optimizing Imaging Technique for Gadolinium Contrast Angiography
Optimization of Gadolinium Angiography
Gadolinium-Based Digital Subtraction Angiography: Experience in Twenty-one Patients
Prophylactic Intra-Procedural Hemodialysis in Patients at Risk for Contrast-Induced Renal Failure
Bacteremia Associated With Invasive Radiological Procedures
The Utility of Hemostatic Collagen Plug Device in Non-Cardiac Angiography
A Comparison of a Balloon Expandable Stainless Steel and a Self-Expanding Nitinol Stent Relative to Vessel Size in the Arterial System of the Swine Animal Model
Histopathologic Effects of a Bioabsorbable Vascular Stent in the Iliac Arteries of Swine: A Feasibility Study
Prevention of Neointimal Hyperplasia by Taxol
Dynamic Performance of a Compliance Matching Stent
Cyclotron Activation of Commercially-Available Stents Using Proton Beam Irradiation
Effect of Tissue Processing on Correlation Between Angiographic and Histologic Diameters
Initial Clinical Experience With Angiojet Rapid Thrombectomy System(ARTS) in the Treatment of Thrombosed Hemodialysis Grafts: Comparison to Modified Pulse Spray Pharmacomechanical Thrombolysis (MPSPMT)
Clinical Impact and Cost Effectiveness of Hemodialysis Access Management With Interventional Techniques Versus Surgery
The Amplatz Thrombectomy Device: Our Experience During the First 47 Cases of Mechanical Thrombolysis of PTFE Dialysis Grafts
Percutaneous Hemodialysis Access Management: Development, Refinement and Outcome Analysis
Novel Arteriovenous Access Graft With Stented Endovenous Extension: Initial Study in a Canine Model
Prophylactic Angioplasty Reduces Thrombosis in Virgin ePTFE Arteriovenous Grafts With Greater Than 50% Stenosis: Subset Analysis of a Prospectively Randomized Study
Hepatic Arterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Liver Transplant Candidates
Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treating With CAM/Ethiodol/PVA Chemoembolization: Evaluation of Survival and Biologic and Morphologic Response in a U.S. Population
Hepatic Malignancies: Pilot Trial of Treatment With Phosphorus-32 Glass Microspheres
Intra Arterial Hepatic Injection of Lipiodol-I131 (IAH-LIP131) for Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinomas With Portal Vein Thrombosis
Balloon Occluded Ethanol Ablation Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Repeated Hepatic Arterial Infusion Chemotherapy With an Implanted Catheter and a Port: Catheter Dislodgment and Hepatic Artery Occlusion
Effect of IV Vasopressin on the Portosystemic Gradient During TIPS
Intraluminal Irradiation for TIPS Stenosis: Results in a Swine Model
Bile Leak in Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt: Effect on SMC Proliferation
Comparison of Polyethelene Teraphthalate (PET) Covered Wallstents Versus Uncovered Wallstents for TIPS Creation in an Animal Model
Percutaneous Retroperitoneal Splenorenal Shunt: An Experimental Study in Swine
Portal Vein Embolization for Extension of Hepatectomy Indications
Ileo-Femoral Venous Thrombosis Treated With Catheter Directed Urokinase Infusion
Thrombolytic Treatment for Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis Using Catheter-Directed Delivery: Intermediate Results
Optimization of Thrombolytic Therapy for Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis: Algorithm for Endovascular Treatment
Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis: Assessment of Patency and Venous Valvular Reflux Following Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis
Treatment of Clinically Symptomatic Upper Extremity Venous Thrombosis With Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis and Intervention
Lack of Acute Injury to Venous Valves by the Amplatz Thrombectomy Device During Experimental Antegrade Venous Thrombectomy
Asymmetric Growth of Aortic Aneurysms: Imaging and Pathological Correlation
Acute Findings on Thoracic CT After Descending Thoracic Aortic Stent-Graft Insertion
Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism: Evaluation of MRA, CTA, and CTA With Multiplanar Reconstructions in Canines
Spiral CTA in the Assessment of Suspected Popliteal Vascular Disease
Evaluation of AAA After Endoluminal Treatment: Comparison of Color Doppler US and Helical CT
Contrast Media in CT Angiography: Optimization of Delivery Method
Temporary Vena Cava Filters: A Multicentric Study
Retrievable Single Access Device for IVC Filtration and Clot Removal
Results of Initial US Experience Using a Tethered Temporary Vena Cava Filter in Humans
Prospective Evaluation of the Over-the-Wire Greenfield IVC Filter
The Influence of Caval Geometry on the Balance of IVC Filter Leg Distribution
Non-Fluoroscopic Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement Using Real-Time Electromagnetic Catheter Tip Localization Technology and Previously Acquired CT Data
Effective Emergency Fibrinolytic Therapy by Superselective Ophthalmic Artery in 5 Cases of Central Retinal Venous Occlusion (C.R.V.O.)
Ethanol Endovascular Management of Brain AVMs: Initial Results
Eradicative Facial Arterial Infusion Therapy for T1 T2 Lip Cancer
Endovascular Stents for the Treatment of Traumatic Jugular Vein Injuries
Nonsurgical Placement of Nasolacrimal Stents: Our Experience
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty for Spine Stabilization and Pain Control
The Biliary Manometric Perfusion Test-Long Term Predictive Value of Success After Treatment of Benign Bile Duct Injuries: 10 Year Experience
Percutaneous Drainage of Bilomas
Transcatheter Ethanol Ablation of Fluid Collections: An In Vitro Study of the Effect of Ethanol on Catheter Materials
Transvenous Liver Biopsy: Comparison of Tissue Sample Adequacy Using Two Automated Core Biopsy Sets
Percutaneous Abdominopelvic Interventional Procedures Utilizing CT Fluoroscopic Guidance
Magnetic Resonance Guided Needle Biopsies Using Multi-Planar Spoiled Grass Rapid Imaging (MPSPGR)
Transcatheter Embolization of Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Diagnosed by Endoscopy
Safety and Efficacy of Superselective Embolotherapy for Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Management of Renal Arteriovenous Malformations With Absolute Ethanol
Durability, Safety and Efficacy of Embolotherapy With Latex Gold Valve Detachable Balloons
Endovascular Repair of Arterial Pseudoaneurysms Using a Perfusion Balloon Catheter
Preliminary Results With a New Vascular Occlusion Device in an Arterial Model
Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) to Guide Percutaneous Renal Artery Stent Placement
Renal Artery Stenting for Treatment of Ostial Renal Artery Stenosis
Renal Arterial Stenting: A 7 Year Single Center Experience With a Series of 206 Stented Arteries
Ostial Renal Artery Stenosis Angioplasty: Immediate and Mid-Term Angiographic and Clinical Results
Stenting of Transplanted Renal Artery Stenosis: Evaluation of Clinical Benefit After Five Years Follow-Up
Comparison of Clinical Outcome and Cost of Renal Artery Angioplasty(PTRA), Stenting(RAS) and Bypass Graft(RABG)
Carbon Dioxide Renal Angiography in Patients With Azotemia
Clinical Follow-up of Patients After a Negative Digital Subtraction Pulmonary Arteriogram in the Evaluation of Pulmonary Embolism
Myocardial Ischemia Due to Hyoscine Butylbromide: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Angiography in Gastrointestinal Tract Hemorrhage: What Rate Is Detectable?
Assessment of Air Contamination in Hand-Held CO2 Delivery
Utility of Preoperative Arteriography in Patients Undergoing Myocutaneous Free Flap Transfer Or Soft Tissue Skin Grafting
Is Blood Pressure Monitoring by Arm Cuff Adequate in Patients With Severe Peripheral Vascular Disease? A Comparison of Direct Aortic and Conventional Cuff Blood Pressure Measurements
Contrast Media in CT Angiography: Factors Influencing the Enhancement of Portal System
Renal Angiomyolipomas: Relationship Between an Aneurysmal Size and a Rupture
Acute and Follow up Results With Cutting Balloon Infrapopliteal Angioplasty
Long Term Patency Rate in Post-Angioplasty Iliac Artery Dissection Treated With Self-Expandable Stent
Placement of Palmaz-Midsize-Stent in Symptomatic Peripheral Occlusive Artery Disease
Endoprostheses Prevent Recurrent Restenosis in Transplant Renal Arteries
Polyethylene Terephthalate Covered Wallstents™ With and Without Tetrafluoroethylene Coating in a Canine Model
Gender Differences in Outcome of Peripheral Angioplasty-Results of the STAR Registry
Prostaglandin E1 Reduces Neointimal Hyperplasia After Stent Implantation Without Systemic Anticoagulation: Experimental Study in Canine
Early Results of AAA Stenting May Be Misleading
Role of Urokinase in the Treatment of Acute Arterial Occlusion of the Small Vessels of the Hand and Forearm
In Vitro Effectiveness Study for Hydrodynamic Thrombectomy Devices
The Management of Peripheral Arterial Aneurysms Using Percutaneous Injection of Fibrin Adhesive
Embolization of Aortic Branch Vessels Prior to Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Technical and Early Clinical Results
Preoperative Embolization of Meningiomas
Effect of Oral Anti-allergic Medicine in Preventing Adverse Intimal Hyperplasia After Stent Placement
The Nitinol Vascular Occluder: Experimental Evaluation in Peripheral Veins
Results of External Beam Radiation Following Balloon Angioplasty to Prevent Restenosis
Infectious Complications of Peripherally Implantable Venous Access Devices in Immunocompromised and Non-Immunocompromised Patients
Improved Success Rates for PICC Line Insertion Using a Dedicated 9.0 MHz Ultrasound Unit
Long-Term Follow-Up of Upper Extremity Implanted Venous Access Devices in Oncology Patients
Fluoroscopically Guided Manipulation of Malfunctioning Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters
Thrombolysis and Angioplasty of Completely Thrombosed Brescia-Cimino Arteriovenous Fistulas
Detection of Pulmonary Emboli Following Pulse Spray Pharmacomechanical Thrombolysis With Urokinase or Heparinized Saline: Preliminary Report
Arterial PTA in Hemodialysis Angioaccess Limbs
Hemodialysis Graft Mechanical Thrombolysis With the Amplatz Thrombectomy Device: Histopathologic Evaluation of Extracted Tissue
The Cragg Thrombolytic Brush Catheter in Thrombosed PTFE Dialysis Grafts: Pre-clinical Animal Study
The Obsolescent TIPS: Normalization of Gradients With Improving Liver Function Eliminates the Need for Shunt Revision
TIPS for Refractory Ascites
Comparison of a New Stent Versus Wallstent for TIPS in a Porcine Model
Comparison of a Novel ePTFE-Based Endovascular Stent-Graft Versus the Wallstent for Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts in a Porcine Model
Management of Budd-Chiari Syndrome with TIPS
Peritoneal-Urinary Shunt for Treatment of Intractable Ascites: Initial Experience
Embolization of Uterine Myomas: Sonographic Assessment and Clinical Follow-up
Treatment of Major Colonic Haemorrhage by Trans-Catheter Coil Embolotherapy
Experimental Renal Embolization Using Ethiodol-Ethanol and Ethanol Alone: A Comparative Study
Percutaneous Deployment and Histopathologic Effects of a Self-Expanding Hexagonal Cell Nitinol Stent in the Canine Common Bile Duct
Early Detection of Infection in Intra-Abdominal Fluid by pH and pO2 Determinations
Treatment of Recurrent Bulbar Urethral Stricture With Removable Metallic Stents
Intrahepatic Chemoembolization in Children With Failed Systemic Chemotherapy
Cutaneous Complications of Hepatic Chemoembolization
MR-Guided Radio Frequency Ablation of Breast Tissue Preliminary Results in a Mixed Fat/Water Tissue Phantom
Aortic Graft Infection: Treatment With Percutaneous Drainage and Antibiotic Therapy
Percutaneous Drainage of Periaortic Fluid Collections After Aortic By-Pass
Guidance of Non-Vascular Interventional Procedures With Real-Time CT-Fluoroscopy: Initial Clinical Results
Directional Analysis of Radiation Scattering to Operator in IVR or Angiography
Radiation Dose to the Patient and Operator in Vascular Interventional Radiology-A Multicenter Study
Financial Impact of a Computerized Inventory System
Practical Experience With a Personal Computer Database: Four Year Experience in Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Categorical Courses
Preprocedural Patient Evaluation
Guidelines for Rational Antibiotic Use in Minor Surgical Procedures
Tools of the Trade
Noninvasive Diagnosis of Peripheral Vascular Disease
Abdominal and Renal MR Angiography A Comprehensive Approach
Peripheral Vascular Magnetic Resonance Angiography
Blood Pool Agents for Magnetic Resonance Angiography
Taking Back the Heart: Can Cardiac Imaging and Coronary MR Angiography Replace Echocardiography and Nuclear Medicine in Ischemic Heart Disease?
What Can We Learn from Coronary Interventions?
Angioplasty and Embolization for Noncoronary Heart Disease
Principles of Wound Healing
Surgical Conscience in the Radiology Suite
Surgical Technique and the Surgical Treatment of Wound Infection
Helical Computed Tomography of the Pulmonary and Systemic Vasculature
Gadolinium Digital Subtraction Angiography
CO2 Digital Subtraction Angiography: A Quick Reference Guide
Intravascular Ultrasound: Is It Clinically Useful?
Risk Assessment and Physical Examination in Vascular Disease
A Simplified Approach to Cardiac Resuscitation Algorithms
Medical Treatment of Periprocedural Hypertension
Approach to the Patient with a Coagulopathy
Management of Hypotension and Hemorrhage
Antibiotics in Interventional Radiology
Animal Models in Atherosclerosis and Restenosis Research
Pharmacologic Manipulation of Restenosis
Primer on Radiation Therapy for Restenosis
Current Status of Human Vascular Radiotherapy Trials
Thoracic Aortography Aneurysms, Trauma, Dissection, and Aoritis
Peripheral Angiography
Angiography of Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Tumors
Gene Therapy Biology and Techniques
Investigations Into Clinical Applications of Gene Therapy
Investigations into Hepatic Cell Transplantation
Mesenteric Ischemia and Gastrointestinal Bleeding
GI Bleeding: Vasopressin (10)
Renal Angiography
Endocrine Angiography
Workshop Sessions
Workshop Objectives
Preliminary Guide to Technical Exhibitors
Convention Center and City Map