Tag: guidelines

Individual evaluation of each patient, and each aorta, is key to...

 Individual evaluation of each patient, and each aorta, is key to durable repair “The instructions for use (IFU) are not a clinical guideline, so trainees...

The UK’s NICE recommends prostate artery embolization for selected men with...

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), which provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care, has decided that...

Strike now to perform stroke thrombectomy

Should interventional radiologists up-skill to perform emergency stroke thrombectomy and help deliver stroke services? And if they did, would the increase in the number...

Medical societies issue revised, patient-centred measures for stroke interventions

Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) publishes guidelines on clinical practice of intra-arterial stroke revascularisation Revised guidelines for the non-surgical, image-guided interventional treatment of acute ischaemic...

New ischaemic stroke guidelines widen mechanical thrombectomy window to 24 hours...

The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association released updated ischaemic stroke guidelines that were published in Stroke, and released during the International Stroke...

Thailand FDA approves new indication for Guerbet’s Lipiodol Ultra-Fluide

Guerbet has announced that the Thailand FDA has given approval of a new indication for Lipiodol Ultra-Fluide for selective hepatic intra-arterial injection for visualisation,...

New NCCN guidelines recommend SIRT for the treatment of metastatic colorectal...

Sirtex has announced that SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres have been included as a Category 2A recommended treatment in the latest National Comprehensive Cancer Network...

New ESMO biliary cancer guidelines indicate radioembolization as an option for...

New European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) biliary cancer guidelines indicate yttrium-90 (Y-90) therapy as an option for post-chemotherapy treatment of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. Sirtex has announced...