Tag: surgery

Appropriate patient and device selection and multidisciplinary team discussion make for...

Raman Uberoi (Oxford, UK) tells Interventional News at CIRSE 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal, that offering any treatment for abdominal aortic aneurysms, be it endovascular...

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...
Endometriosis

Novel technique to treat endometrial cysts is safe and effective

Catheter-based sclerotherapy is a safe and effective treatment for endometrial cysts and could help preserve fertility in patients, according to a study published in...
radiofrequency

CT-guided radiofrequency thermal ablation a safe alternative to surgery for HCC...

Percutaneous CT-guided radiofrequency thermal ablation is a safe and effective alternative treatment option in patients with pulmonary metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) that cannot...

Prostatic artery embolization improves BPH symptoms nearly as much as TURP...

A randomised, open label trial that was published in the BMJ on 19 June 2018 suggests that the improvement in lower urinary tract symptoms...