Tag: artery embolization

Embolization comes knocking on knee pain’s door

A wealth of data emerging in the last 18 months, including from a small multicentre, randomised, sham-controlled study of genicular artery embolization for knee...
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One-year snapshot shows cost benefits for prostate artery embolization over gold...

Prostate artery embolization (PAE) is more cost-effective than transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP), the gold standard for the management of patients with benign...

NIH awards US$2 million grant to Embolx’ pressure-directed embolization device research

The US National Institute of Health (NIH)'s National Cancer Institute has awarded a US$2 million grant to medical device company Embolx. The Small Business...

High radiation dose to operator with prostatic artery embolization, until imaging...

According to our results, the physician who performs prostatic artery embolization procedures, even with a ceiling suspended shield, would reach the annual radiation limit...