2008 SIR 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting
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Scientific Session Objectives
Safety of Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Deep Venous Thrombosis in Patients with Cancer
Effect of Flowrate on Hemolysis during Use of the OmniSonics OmniWave™ Endovascular System and the Possis AngioJet®
The Use of Adjunctive Percutaneous Mechanical Thrombectomy for Iliofemoral Deep Venous Thrombosis in Cancer Patients
An Endovascular Approach to Deep Venous Thrombosis Utilizing Isolated Thrombolysis and Adjunctive Measures
Once Daily, Low Dose Alteplase Intraclot Injection Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Venous Thrombosis
Long-Term Efficacy of Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Deep Venous Thrombosis in Patients with Cancer
Catheter Directed Venous Thrombolysis in Pediatric Patients
Brain Natriuretic Peptide in Acute Pulmonary Embolism Treated with Intrapulmonary Thrombolysis
Thrombolysis Combined with Percutaneous Catheter Fragmentation and Thrombectomy in Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism
Catheter-Directed Therapy for Massive Pulmonary Embolism
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome Treated with Ovarian and Internal Iliac Vein Embolization
Uterine Artery Infusion and Embolization (UAIE) for Treatment of Tubal Pregnancy
Catheter Embolization for Control of Hemorrhage Following Therapeutic Abortion
Prostatic Artery Embolization as a Primary Treatment for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in a Canine Model
Utility of Percutaneous Varicocele Embolization in Pediatric Males
Percutaneous Varicocele Embolization in Symptomatic and Subfertile Populations
Embolization of Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Amplatzer Vascular Plug Device for the Treatment of Large Pulmonary AVMs
Evolution of the Inflammatory Response on Two Acrylic Embolics. Typing and Quantification by IHC
Vascular Closure Device Reaccess, a Novel Arterial Re-Entry Technique
Compression Adjuncts for Hemostasis in Percutaneous Arterial, Venous, and AV Dialysis Access Procedures
Venous Port Infection Rate
Single Incision Technique for Tunneled Central Venous Access
Animal Study Based Alogarytm for Detection of Central Venous Catheter Tip and Its Distance from the Right Atrium
Brachial Access for Radiological Manipulation of Problematic Central Venous Catheters in a Pediatric Population
Snare Technique for the Placement of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC) in Neonatal-Pediatric Patients
90Y Radioembolization in a Cohort of Advanced HCC Patients
Gastrointestinal Ulcerations in 100 Consecutive Patients Treated with Y90 Microspheres
Selective Prophylactic Visceral Arterial Embolization Prior to Y90 Radio-Embolization Is Safe
Regional 90Yttrium Microsphere Treatment of Chemotherapy-Refractory Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases
Catheter-Directed Dosimetry as an Adjunct to Selective Internal Radiation Therapy
Hepatic Vein Tumor Thrombus as a Risk Factor for Pulmonary Deposition of Microspheres during TheraSphere Therapy
Treatment of Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases with 90Y Radioembolization
Analysis of Variables Affecting Survival in Patients with HCC Treated with Y-90 Radioembolization
Yttrium 90 Radioembolization for Liver Metastases
Creation of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Using Elastase Infusion with and without an Inflammatory Modifier in Swine
Pre-Shaped Aortic Stent-Graft Conformed to Morphology of Aortic Aneurysm
Study of the Effect of Aortic Endovascular Graft Oversizing on Fixation in an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Centerline of Flow Measurement for Precise Sizing of Zenith Endograft and Predictive Factor for Inadequate Planning
Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair without Using Vascular Closure Device or Surgical Femoral Arteriotomy
Midterm Survival Following Endovascular Repair of the Thoracic Aorta in the Post-FDA Approval Era
Secondary Infection of Thoracic and Abdominal Aortic Endografts
Factors Portending Endoleak Formation after Thoracic Aortic Stent-Graft Repair of Aortic Dissection
Type 2 Endoleak Embolization Comparison
Experimental Study of Intra-Arterial and Intravenous r-Sak in Canine Model with Acute Ischemic Stroke
Severity of Stroke in a Rabbit Model; Effects of Ultrasound Augmentation of Thrombolysis
Preclosing of Antegrade Femoral Access for Large Bore Suction Thrombectomy Is Safe
Doppler Vibrometry
Effects of Using Nitroglycerin for Diagnostic Accuracy of the ECG-Gated 64-MDCT Coronary Angiography
Endovascular Treatment of Acute Aortic Dissection
Ultrasound Accelerated Thrombolysis in Arterial and Venous Peripheral Occlusions
Intra-Arterial Thrombolytic Therapy for Limb Salvage in Severe Frostbite
Upper Extremity Arterial Thrombolysis
Anatomic and Functional MRI Changes in Hepatocellular Carcinoma during and after Chemoembolization
Comparison in Functional MRI between Targeted and Non-Targeted Unresectable Hepatic Tumors Treated with TACE
Diffusion Weighted and Subtracted MRI of HCC Necrosis Post Hepatic Chemoembolization, with Explant Correlation
(Cope) Novel MR and CT Detectable ChemoSpheres for Locoregional Delivery of 3-Bromopyruvate and Doxorubicin
Tissular Distribution and Concentration of Doxorubicin in Pig Liver after Embolisation with Drug Eluting Beads
Management of Hepatic Neuroendocrine Metastases with Bland Hepatic Arterial Embolization
A Phase I/II Study of Intra-Arterial (Ophthalmic Artery) Chemotherapy for Intraocular Retinoblastoma
Technical Considerations in Hepatic Arterial Infusion of High Dose Melphalan with Hepatic Venous Hemofiltration
Phase I/II Study of the Oncolytic Herpes Virus NV1020 To Treat Liver-Dominant Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Oral Contraceptive-Induced Deep Venous Thrombosis
Common Iliac Vein Stent for May-Thurner Syndrome with Acute Thrombosis
Catheter Thrombolysis in Thrombocytopenic Cancer Patients with Deep Vein Thrombosis
Retrograde Flow on the Inferior Vena Cavogram
Effect of Thrombophilia on IVC Filter Function
Safety and Efficacy of Retrievable vs Permanent IVC Filters in Oncology Patients – A Case Control Study
Multicenter Retrievability Trial of the Recovery G2 Filter
Initial In-Vivo Experience within the United States of America with the B. Braun Convertible IVC Filter Design
Observations on Failed Retrieval of Temporary Inferior Vena Cava Filters
[Cope] Angiographic Variations in the Circle of Willis in the New Zealand White Rabbit
Molecular Imaging of Myeloperoxidase-Mediated Aneurysm Inflammation
[R/F] Stent with Variable Radial Force Sections for the Treatment of the Carotid Stenosis. Animal Study
Risk Stratification of Intimal Plaques by Virtual Histology Intravascular Ultrasound Prior to Carotid Stenting
Steering and Tracking of Magnetic Catheters Using MRI Systems
Creation of Carotid Atheromatous Plaque in a Diabetic Pig Model
Impact of Elevated Fasting Blood Glucose on the Outcomes of Carotid Artery Stenting
Carotid Artery Stent Placement with and without Embolic Protection. Retrospective Study in 203 Cases
Carotid Stenting under Reversal of Flow
Comparison of Simultaneous and Sequential Adrenal Vein Sampling in Patients with Primary Hyperaldosteronism
Infection Control Practices among Members of the Society of Interventional Radiology
Simulation in Training
UFE
Is the Inability To Achieve Procedure Related Pain Control Influenced by Pre-Procedure Narcotic Use?
Sotradecol Foam
Safety of Proprietary Sclerosant Microfoam for Saphenous Incompetence in Patients with R-to-L Shunt
Endoveous Laser Vein Ablation Effectiveness without the Use of Epinephrine in the Tumescent Anesthetic Mixture
Embolization of Ovarian and Internal Iliac Veins as Coadyudant Treatment of Recurrent Varicose Veins of Lower Limbs
Microphlebectomy Safety without the Use of Epinephrine in the Tumescent Anesthetic Mixture
Percutaneous Angioplasty in a Cephalic Arch Stenosis of Native Arteriovenous Fistula
Can Catheter-Based Blood Flow Measurement after Hemodialysis Access Intervention Predict Long-Term Patency?
Fluency Covered Stent Treatment of PTA-Related Extravasation during Hemodialysis Access Intervention
Locally Applied Recombinant Plasmin Results in Effective Thrombolysis in a Porcine Model of AV Graft Thrombosis
Is Declotting Hemodialysis Grafts with Early Failure after Creation Worthwhile?
Restoration and Maintenance of Thrombosed PTFE Dialysis Grafts Utilizing the Viabahn® Endoprosthesis
[Cope] The Case for Primary Tunneled Dialysis Catheter Placement over Nontunneled Dialysis Catheters in Acute Renal Failure
Preliminary Study of a Self-Centering Central Venous Catheter for Dialysis
Sheathless Placement of Tunnelled Catheters for Dialysis
Efficacy of CT-Guided, Percutaneous Cryoablation for Renal Cell Carcinoma
Percutaneous CT-Guided Cryotherapy of Renal Masses
Short & Long Term Complications from Percutaneous Renal Cryoablation. Risks & Mitigating Actions
CT-Guided Percutaneous Cryoablation of Unresectable Renal Tumors
Percutaneous Cryotherapy of Liver Tumors
Influences of Radiofrequency Ablation for Lung Tumors on Pulmonary Function
Long Term Follow up after Percutaneous Pulmonary Radiofrequency Ablation
Radiofrequency Ablation Combined with Chemoembolization for the Treatment of Large Hepatocellular Carcinomas
Sequential Versus Simultaneous Application of Multiple-Electrodes for RF Ablation
Imaging Features in Patients Undergoing Liver RFA Plus Heat Deployed Nanoparticles
Animal Model for Percutaneous Creation of Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Transection
Using the New Definitions of Postpancreatectomy Hemorrhage To Evaluate Hemorrhage after Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Interventional Management for Bleeding from the Hepatic Arteries Following Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Incidence and Clinical Implications of Angiographically Negative Acute Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Safety and Efficacy of Embolization for Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Splenic Artery Embolization in the Trauma Patient
Blunt Spleen Injury
Outcomes Following Gelfaom Versus Coil Embolization for the Treatment of Traumatic Splenic Injury in Adults
How Well Can CT Predict the Presence of Arterial Injury in Patients with Pelvic Trauma?
Arterial Embolization for Bleed from Traumatic Pubic Symphysis Diastasis Associated with Scrotal/Labial Hematoma
In Vitro Activation of Radiation Sensitive Promoter (Egr-1) Via β-Radiation from 90Y Microspheres
A Comparison of Competing MRI Methods To Assess Response of Hepatocellular Carcinoma to Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation of Treated HCC Tumors with Y90 Microspheres
Developing an Improved Bremsstrahlung Lung Dose Model for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy Procedures
Effect of Chemotherapy on Hepatic Vasculature in Patients Undergoing Y-90 Radioembolization for Metastatic Disease
Downstaging/Bridging of HCC Patients to Transplantation Using Y90 Radiotherapy
Radioembolization in Patients with Breast Cancer Hepatic Metastases
Treatment of Cholangiocarcinoma Using 90Y Microspheres
Treatment of Uveal Melanoma Liver Metastases Using Y-90 SIR-Spheres
Next Generation Radioembolization Device (TheraSphere-EX)
PTA Balloon Inflation with Syringes
Outpatient Arteriography and Arterial Intervention in Octogenarians. Is It Safe?
Endovascular Therapy Options Following Failed Surgical Revascularization for Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia
Targeted Renal Therapy™ Reduces Acute Kidney Injury in Diabetics Undergoing Peripheral Vascular Intervention
Real-Time MR-Guided Renal Artery Angioplasty Using MR-Compatible Polyetheretherketone-Based Guidewire
Treatment of Renal Artery Stenosis Using Drug Eluting Stents
Renal Artery Stenting in Severe Chronic Kidney Disease
Renal Artery Interventions during EVAR
Negative Predictive Factors Affecting the Outcome of Renal Stenting in Chronic Renal Failure
Treatment of Renal Artery In-Stent Restenosis
Predictive Factors for Successful MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery in the Treatment of Uterine Leiomyomata
MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery for Symptomatic Uterine Leiomyomata
When Sound Fails
Community Awareness of UAE as a Treatment Option for Women Suffering with Symptomatic Fibroids
Reservoir Function of IBU Eluting Beads
Radiation Dose of Uterine Fibroid Embolization Using a Flat Panel Digital Subtraction Angiography System
Submucosal Fibroids Becoming Endocavitary Following Uterine Artery Embolization
Randomized Trial of Bead Block™ vs Embosphere™ for Uterine Artery Embolization for Fibroid Disease – Interim Results
Phase I/II Study of Uterine Artery Embolization (UAE) Using Gelatin Sponge (GS) (JIVROSG-0302)
Evaluation of Long Term Biocompatibility and Safety of PneuSeal® in Transthoracic Needle Biopsy in Sheep Model
Alteplase for Percutaneous Treatment of Loculated Abdominopelvic Abscesses
Ultrasound and Fluoroscopy Guided Transrectal Pelvic Abscess Drainage in Children
Iatrogenic Pneumothorax Is a Safe and Effective Technique To Perform Difficult Biopsies or Drainages in the Thorax
Pediatric Clinical Applications of CT Fluoroscopy
Success of a Flat Panel C-Arm with Soft Tissue Imaging and Needle Guidance System for Interventional Procedures
Early Clinical Experience with Real Time Ultrasound-MRI Fusion-Guided Prostate Biopsies
Clinical Trial for “Smart” Interventional Devices Using an Image Navigation Fusion System
Pneumatically Driven Robotic System for MR-Guided Biopsie, Drainage and Tumorablation
Complications of Pulmonary Fiducial Placement Prior to Image-Guided Robotic Radiosurgery
An Animal Model of Metastatic Liver Cancer
Technical Considerations for Reliable Vx-2 Liver Tumor Growth
Comparison of Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 alpha Expression before and after TAE in Rabbit VX2 Liver Tumors
Quantification of Tumor Necrosis Using Functional MR Imaging with Pathologic Correlation in Rabbits with Vx-2 Tumors
Comparison of Two Different Methods for Inoculating VX2 Tumors in Rabbit Livers and Hind Limbs
Optimal Strategies for Combining Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization and RF Ablation in Rabbit VX2 Tumors
[R/F] Distribution of Iron Oxide Embospheres after TAE in the Vx-2 Liver Tumor
Survival Benefits of Intra-Arterially Administered 3-BrPA in the Rabbit VX2 Model of Liver Cancer
Subtraction CT Angiography of the Peripheral Arterial Disease
Bolus Chasing CT Angiography Using a Novel Adaptive Tracking Method
Incidence of Highly Significant Extravascular Findings Diagnosed at CT Angiography of the Lower Extremities
Challenge the Surgical Rodent Hindlimb Ischemia Model Using Mini-Interventional Technique
Endovascular Treatment of Stenotic and Occlusive Lesions of Iliac Artery by Self-Expandable Stent. Multicenter Study
Endovascular Treatment of Femoropopliteal Segment TASC C and D Lesions
Endovascular Repair of Isolated Iliac Artery Aneurysms; Mid-Term Results
Prospective, Randomized Single-Center Study To Compare Cryoplasty Versus POBA in the Popliteal Artery
Endovascular Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia by Autologous Bone-Marrow Derived Stem Cells
Encapsulated X-Ray Visible Stem Cells for Arteriogenic Therapy in Peripheral Arterial Disease
Physical Properties of Spine after Radiofrequency Ablation with and without Cement Injection; an Experimental Study
Extra-Vertebral Osteoplasty Using Cement for the Treatment of Non-Healing Fractures of Pubic Ramus and Clavicle
Utility of Combined Radiofrequency Ablation and Cementoplasty in Painful Neoplastic Lesions of the Axial Skeleton
Does Bone Cement Injected to Vertebra Affect Radiotherapy Dose Distribution?
Experimental Study
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty in the Osteoporotic Patients
Prospective RCT Comparing Vertebroplasty Using Cortoss, a Novel Bioactive Material vs. PMMA – One Year Results
Comparison of Percutaneous Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty in Treatment of Painful Vertebral Compression Fractures
Trans-Ileal Retrograde Nephrostomy Catheters for Ureteral Obstruction Following Cystectomy
Use of an Internally Silicone-Covered Retrievable Metallic Stent To Treat Airway Obstruction
Intra-Arterial Steroid Injection Therapy for Systemic Steroid Resistant Graft-Versus-Host Disease
Pecutaneous Isolated Limb Perfusion in the Treatment of Unresectable or In-Transit Metastases
Partial Splenic Embolization for Cancer Patients with Thrombocytopenia Requiring Systemic Chemotherapy
Phase I/II Study of Transjugular Transhepatic Peritoneal Venous Shunt (TTPVS) for Refractory Ascites (JIVROSG-0201)
A Phase I Study of Arterial Infusion with 5-FU Combined with Systemic Gemcitabine for Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer
Surgically Proven Malignancy in Thyroid US-Guided FNA Biopsies Interpreted as Nondiagnostic, Malignanty, and Benign
Tunneled Pleural Drainage Catheters Treat Recurrent Malignant Pleural Effusion Following Failed Pleurodesis
Evaluation of Patient Outcomes after Placement of Tenckhoff® Drainage Catheter for Refractory Malignant Ascites
Transsplenic Splenoportography in Paediatric Portal Hypertension
Safety and Efficacy of Ethanolamine for Embolization of Gastric Varices in Patients with Portal Hypertension
MR Guided Islet Cell Transplantation
Portal Vein Embolization for Future Liver Remnant Hypertrophy Prior to Trisegmentectomy
Portal Vein Embolization (PVE) Prior to Hepatic Resection
TIPS Placement in Swine Using Tracked Devices and Fusion Imaging
X-Ray Fused with Magnetic Resonance (XMR) for Accessing the Portal Vein
MesoTIPS Combined Approach for the Treatment of Portal Hypertension Secondary to Portal Vein Thrombosis
TIPS Rebleeding Rates for Different Subtypes of Varices in the Era of Covered Stents
Comparison of Outcomes between TIPS Performed with 8 mm and 10 mm Diameter Stent-Graft Devices
The Preliminary Study of CT Perfusion for the Graft Hemodynamic Changes after Liver Transplantation
Long-Term Outcomes of Hepatic Artery Stenting for Patients with Hepatic Artery Stenosis after Liver Transplantation
The Role of Multislice Spiral CT in the Biliary Stricture after Liver Transplantation
Transjugular Liver Biopsy
Endovascular Treatment of Hepatic Venous Obstruction after Living-Donor Liver Transplantation
Sclerotherapy in the Management of Postoperative Lymphocele
Push vs. Pull Technique for Large-Bore Gastrostomy
Mid-Term Result of Radiological Placement of Colorectal Stent for the Treatment of Malignant Colorectal Obstruction
Treatment of Malignant Colonic Obstructions by Self-Expandable Stents. Ten Years Retrospective Study
Four Dimensional Transcatheter Intra-Arterial Perfusion MRI (4D TRIP-MRI) for Monitoring Hepatic Chemoembolization
Comparison of TRIP-MRI and Fluorescent Microsphere Perfusion Measurements during TAE of Rabbit Liver Tumors
Iodinated Oil Uptake in Chemoembolization Does Not Correlate with Survival
Fibrosis, Portal Hypertension and Hepatic Volume Changes Induced by 90Yttrium Radioembolization
In-Vivo Evaluation of Different Calibrated Spherical PVA Microspheres for TACE
Doxorubicin Loaded Quadrasphere
Doxorubicin Eluting Bead-Enhanced Radiofrequency Ablation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Transarterial Chemoembolization of Metastatic Colorectal Carcinoma with Drug Eluting Beads
Chemoembolization Using Drug-Eluting Beads for Metastatic Carcinoid Disease
Safety and Efficacy of Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) of Hepatic Metastases of Genitourinary Malignancies
Are “Cork-Screw Collaterals” Really Pathognomic to Buerger's Disease?
DSA – CT Correlation in Patients with Hemoptysis Requiring Embolization
Significant Factors To Predict the Direct Bleeding Signs of Angiography in Patients with Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Feasibility and Usefulness of 3D Roadmap in Vascular Intervention
Display Monitors – An Overlooked Link in the IR Imaging Chain
Optimal Follow-Up Algorithm for Detecting Enlarging Aortic Diameter in Type B Aortic Dissection
Changes in Motion of the Intimal Flap in Type B Aortic Dissection and Implications for Endovascular Treatment
3D Rotational Angiography and Cone Beam CT Evaluation of the Portal Venous System Prior to Portal Vein Embolization
Multispectral CT Angiography
CT Angiography of the Aortic Arch and Supra-Aortic Arteries
Mural Thrombotic Deposit in Abdominal Aortic Endografts
Angio-CT Image-Guided Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in the Caudate Lobe
Usefulness of Flat Panel Angiographic Detector CT (FACT) for the Embolization in Genitourinary Disease
A Novel Cone-Beam CT Guided Interventions by XperGuide
Percutaneous Pulmonary Stent-Valve Insertion Based on 3D DSCTA Evaluation of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract
Non-Aneursymal Acute Aortic Syndromes – 3D CT Imaging Features for Interventional Management
Image Registration with Robotic Needle Alignment during CT Guided Interventional Procedures
Analyzing Aortic Arch-Configuration Using Multidetector-Low Computed Tomography To Prepare a Generalized Stent-Graft
Quantitative Measurement of Iodine Concentration Using Abdominal C-Arm Computed Tomography
In Stent Visualization of Balloon Expandable Stents
Evaluation of Vascular Stent's Patency Using Ultra-Short TE MRI
Usefulness of 4D-TRAK Contrast-Enhanced MR Angiography after Emergent UAE (Initial Experience)
Persistent Sciatic Artery
Type I and Type III Endoleaks in AAA Patients
Long Term Results and Reinterventions in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair with the Zenith Device; a Success Story
Infrapopliteal Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty in Lower Limb Saving
Intervention of Long Segment SFA Occlusions – Is It Worthwhile?
Mesenteric Angioplasty
Intraprocedural Problems in Endovascular Treatment of Hepatic Artery Stenosis in OLT Patients
Initial Experience with the Palmaz Blue™ Cobalt Chromium Balloon Expandable Stent for Renal Artery Stent Procedures
Local Experience of Infrapopliteal Angioplasty in a Tertiary Hospital in Southeast Asia
Mid-Term Results for Kissing Covered Stents for Aortic Birfurcation Lesions
Usefulness Skin Perfusion Pressure (SPP) in the Evaluation of CLI after Percutaneous Angioplasty
Carotid Artery Stenting without the Use of Balloon Angioplasty and Cerebral Protection Devices
MR-Guided Carotid Artery Catheterization Using MR-Compatible Polyetheretherketone-Based Guidewire
Carotid Artery Stenting, the First 100 Patients with Zero Complication Rate
Efficacy and Safety of Repeat Arterial Closures Using a Suture-Mediated Closure Device in Interventional Oncology
De Novo Placement of Tunneled Dialysis Catheters over a Wire Using a Single Incision Technique
Cutting Balloon Versus Angioplasty for Stenosis of Dialysis Access and Analysis of Predisposition to Restenosis
Pulmonary AVM's in HHT; a Pictorial Review of Diagnosis and Embotherapy
Treatment of Peripheral High-Flow Vascular Malformations Using Ethylen Vinyl Alcohol Copolymer (Onyx)
Techniques for Transarterial Embolization in the Non-Surgical Management of Uterine Hemorrhage from Obstetric Causes
Usefulness of N-Butyl Cyanoacrylate in the Endovascular Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Volumetric Efficacy of Portal Vein Embolization
Diffuse Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations in HHT Patients
Embolization as a Treatment in Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding after Failure of Endoscopy or Surgery Treatment
How Far Do They Go? A Direct Comparison of Two Spherical Embolic Agents in Porcine Kidneys
N-Butyl Cyanoacrylate Embolization of Ruptured Pseudoaneurysm, Arteriovenous Fistula, and Arterial Bleeding
Ethanol and Coil Embolization of Complex Dural AVF
Safety and Efficacy of Percutaneous Intravascular Foreign Body Retrieval
Percutaneous Retrievals of Intracardiac Foreign Bodies
Percutaneous Transportal Sclerotherapy with N-Butyl-2-Cyanoacrylate for Gastric Varices
Transplantation of Bone Marrow Stem Cells Via Hepatic Artery or Portal Vein in the Patients with Liver Cirrhosis
Transportal Intravariceal Sclerotherapy with N-Butyl-2-Cyanoacrylate for Gastric Varices
Exothermic Electrophiles for Thermochemical Ablation Assessed in a Gel Phantom
Amplatzer® Vascular Plug Occlusion of the Left Subclavian or Celiac Artery Prior to Endograft Aneurysm Repair
Total Percutanous Endovascular Aneuryms Repair (TPAR)
Unique Applications of the Balloon Expandable Covered Stent in a Wide Variety of Vascular Territories
Correlation of CT Findings in Pelvic Trauma with Pelvic Arteriogram in Anatomical Site of Bleeding
Corona Mortis
Validation of Conventional Volumetric Measurement of Leiomyoma by Virtual 3-D Volumetric Dextroscope
Rate of Resolution of Hydronephrosis after Uterine Artery Embolization
A Comparative Study of Two Embolic Agents for Uterine Fibroids Embolization
Treatment Parameters for Successful MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery for Symptomatic Uterine Leiomyomata
Feasibility of Uterine Artery Embolization in an Outpatient Setting
Clinical Failure after Uterine Artery Embolization
Uterine Artery Embolization May Generate Intra-Abdominal Adhesions
When Is the Optimal Time To Replace a Central Venous Catheter Following a Catheter Related Bloodstream Infection?
Endovenous Laser Ablation of the Small Saphenous Vein Sparing the Saphenopopliteal Junction
Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT) in the Treatment of Lower Limb Venous Ulcers
Initial Human Experience with the Option™ Vena Cava Filter
Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis
An Overview of IVC Thrombosis as a Complication of IVC Filter Placement
Value of Pre-Procedure CT for Planning IVC Filter Insertion
The Difference of Filtering Efficiency between Infra-and Supra-Renal Implant of Two IVC Filters
Percutaneous Retrieval of Over-the-Wire Greenfield Filters
IVC-SVC Filters. A Comprehensive Review of the Spectrum of Complications
Intra Arterial Autologous Implant of Adult Stem Cell for Patients with Parkinson's Disease
H Ring Device
Percutaneous Retrograde Transjejunal Cholangiography and Biliary intervention for Beningn and Malignant Strictures
ePTFE/FEP Covered Versus Uncovered Metallic Stents for Malignant Biliary Disease Palliation. Results in 200 Patients
The Value of PET/CT Versus CT in Biopsy Site Selection
Percutaneous CT-Guided Transthoracic Needle Biopsy of Lung Lesions with Focul Pure Glound-Glass Opacity
Anterograde Tract Seeding with Core and FNA Biosy Needles
Outcomes of the Cassi “Stick Freeze” Breast Biopsy System in 69 Patients Using Ultrasound Guidance
Dilation of Airway Stenoses Following Lung Transplantation
Steerable Endobronchial Navigation without a Bronchoscope or Fiberoptics
Klebsiella Pneumoniae vs Non-Klebsiella Peumoniae Liver Abscess
Expanding Traditional Criteria for Percutaneous Abscess Drainage for Intra-Abdominal Fluid Collections
Transrectal and Transvaginal Pelvic Aspiration/Drainage
Trocar Transrectal Abscess Drainage in Children
CT Guidance for Pericardiocentesis
Ultrasonography and Fluoroscopy Guided Pericardiocentesis in Patients with Symptomatic Pericardial Effusion
Kyphoplasty in Traumatic Fractures of the Spine
Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation for Palliation of Pain Due to Primary Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor
Unique Applications of Bone Augmentation for Painful Metastatic Foci to the Axial Skeleton
Utility of CT Fluoroscopy Guidance during Percutaneous Sacroplasty with Quality of Life Assessment
Effects of Collagenase on Proteoglycan in Lumbar Nucleus Pulposus
Urinary Fistulas and Urinomas Managed by Interventional Radiologic Techniques (Outcome Study)
New Combined Approach for Metallic Ureteral Stenting. Experimental Study in Swine
Evaluation of Dyna-CT as an Imaging Adjunct to Routine Percutaneous Nephrolithotripsy
MR-Dacryocystography in Patients Treated with Balloon Dacryocystoplasty or Nasolacrimal Stent Placement
Utilization of an Advanced Tableside Console for Enhanced Intra-Procedural Visualization during CT-Guided Procedures
Clinical and Imaging Outcomes of Radiofrequency Ablation of Osteoid Osteoma
Evaluation of Incidentally Detected Renal Tumors for Feasibility of Percutaneous Thermal Ablation
CT Guided Percutaneous Cryoablation of Renal Tumors
Thermal Nerve Injury after Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation for Lung Tumor
Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation for Primary Breast Cancer with Overlapping Technique
Unintended Thermal Injuries from RFA
Evaluation of Irreversible Electroporation (IE) in a Swine Study
Safety and Therapeutic Effect of RFA Combined with TAE in Rabbit VX2 Liver Tumors
CT Imaging of Ablation Zones after Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) of Kidney Tumors
Injection Techniques for Thermochemical Ablation
Clinical Outcomes of Radiofrequency Ablation for Colorectal Cancer Hepatic Metastases
Utility of Renal Artery Coiling in Conjunction with Radiofrequency Ablation
The Effects of Arsenic Trioxide on Radiofrequncy Ablation
Differentiation of Breast Tissues by Resistive Force Induced by Friction of Fine Needle
Targeted MRI Guided Biopsy after Transplantation with MR Visible Magnetocapsules (MCs) Containing Human Islets
Precision TACE vs Conventional TACE in the Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Arterial Patency Following Repeated Hepatic Artery Particle Embolization
Chemoembolization of Unresectable HCC with Embolizing Microspheres Loaded with Chemotherapeutic Agent
Hepatic Arterial Embolization with Doxorubicin Loaded Superabsorbent Polymeric Microspheres in an Animal Model
Standardized Reporting of Toxicity and Outcome of Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization for Unresectable HCC
Chemoembolization with Doxorubicin-Eluting Microspheres for Inoperable Hepatocellular Cancer
Clinicopathologic Features and Results of Transarterial Chemoembolization for Nephroblastoma
Treatment of HCC with Drug Eluting Beads Versus Microspheres before Transplant
Transarterial Chemoembolization with Drug Eluting Beads in the Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Single-Session Combined Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
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MRI Perfusion Mismatch
Standardized Advanced Imaging for Tumor Response Assessment in Clinical Trials for Image Guided Interventions
Radioembolization of Neuroendocrine Metastases with Y90 Glass Microspheres
Use of DynaCT To Improve Accuracy of Dosimetry for Y-90 Therapy Planning
Prognostic Value of Lung Shunting Fraction in Patients Undergoing Yttrium-90 Radioembolization for HCC
Advantages of a Multi Modality Suite in Reducing Prophylactic Vessel Embolization for 90Y Hepatic Radioembolization
GDA Occlusion with the Amplatzer Vascular Occlusion Plug
Radiation Pneumonitis Following Yttrium-90 Microspheres Using Current Dosimetry Models
Effectiveness of Selective Internal Radiation Therapy in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Percutaneoulty Implanted Ports for Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy
Percutaneous Implantation of Intraarterial Port Catheter for Chemotherapy
Percutaneous Insertion of Peritoneal Infusion Ports
Peritoneal/Pleural Ports for Refractory Ascites/Effusions, Quality of Life and Hospice Nurse Satisfaction
Improving Drug Delivery by Altering Cell Permeability in a Rat Model
In Vitro Thermal Profile Suitability Assessment of Acids and Bases for Thermochemical Ablation
In Vitro Transfection of Hepatoma Cells and Hepatocytes with a Nonviral Vector Using Protamine and Ethiodol
Technical Considerations for Reliable Vx-2 Liver Tumor Growth
Comparison of Percutaneous US-Guided Versus Open Surgery Implantation Technique of Vx-2 Carcinoma into Rabbit Liver
Percutaneous CT-Guided Conformal Ultrasonic Ablation of Vertebral Tumors Using a Rabbit Tumor Model
[R/F] Novel Rat Hepatocellular Carcinoma Model Designed for In Vivo Evaluation of Image-Guided Therapies
In-Vitro Clot Removal and Particulate Analysis of the OmniWave™ Endovascular System and the Bacchus Trellis-8
Experience with the Clinical Pathway; Trials and Tribulations at a University Medical Center
Perception of Radiation Exposure and Risk among Patients, Medical Students and Physicians at a Community Hospital
The Anatomy of a Medical Device Recall
Free-Standing IR Practice Business Model in Interventional Radiology