Wael E A Saad

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ectopic varices: anatomical classification, hemodynamic classification, and hemodynamic-based management
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:158-75. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Optimizing logistics for balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (BRTO) of gastric varices by doing away with the indwelling balloon: concept and techniques
    Wael E Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:152-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The conventional balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration procedure: indications, contraindications, and technical applications
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:101-51. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Vascular anatomy and the morphologic and hemodynamic classifications of gastric varices and spontaneous portosystemic shunts relevant to the BRTO procedure
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:60-100. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Stomal varices: management with decompression tips and transvenous obliteration or sclerosis
    Wael E Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:176-84. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The effect of balloon-occluded transvenous obliteration of gastric varices and gastrorenal shunts on the hepatic synthetic function: a comparison between Child-Pugh and model for end-stage liver disease scores
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 47:281-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Balloon-occlusion catheter rupture during balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices utilizing sodium tetradecyl sulfate: incidence and consequences
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 46:664-70. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Extrahepatic pseudoaneurysms and ruptures of the hepatic artery in liver transplant recipients: endovascular management and a new iatrogenic etiology
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, 1215 Lee Street, PO Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:118-27. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Pre- and post-balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration clinical evaluation, management, and imaging: indications, management protocols, and follow-up
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:165-202. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Balloon-occluded antegrade transvenous obliteration with or without balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for the management of gastric varices: concept and technical applications
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:203-25. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Ectopic varices: anatomical classification, hemodynamic classification, and hemodynamic-based management
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:158-75. 2013
    ..It is the hope that with better understanding, description, and categorization of ectopic varices comes a more systematic approach to this rare but menacing problem. ..
  2. doi request reprint Optimizing logistics for balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (BRTO) of gastric varices by doing away with the indwelling balloon: concept and techniques
    Wael E Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:152-7. 2013
    ..The described techniques have been successfully performed by the current authors. However, the long-term safety and effectiveness of these techniques is yet to be determined. ..
  3. doi request reprint The conventional balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration procedure: indications, contraindications, and technical applications
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:101-51. 2013
    ..The indications of concomitant portal venous modulators such as splenic embolization or the creation of a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt or both are also discussed. ..
  4. doi request reprint Vascular anatomy and the morphologic and hemodynamic classifications of gastric varices and spontaneous portosystemic shunts relevant to the BRTO procedure
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:60-100. 2013
    ..Moreover, all the classifications that have been described (to the best of the author's knowledge) that are relevant to the BRTO procedure are detailed in the article. ..
  5. doi request reprint Stomal varices: management with decompression tips and transvenous obliteration or sclerosis
    Wael E Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 16:176-84. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The effect of balloon-occluded transvenous obliteration of gastric varices and gastrorenal shunts on the hepatic synthetic function: a comparison between Child-Pugh and model for end-stage liver disease scores
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 47:281-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of balloon-occluded transvenous obliteration (BRTO) on the model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) and the Child-Pugh (C-P) score and their individual components...
  7. doi request reprint Balloon-occlusion catheter rupture during balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices utilizing sodium tetradecyl sulfate: incidence and consequences
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 46:664-70. 2012
    ..However, these ruptures have no significant technical or clinical consequences...
  8. doi request reprint Extrahepatic pseudoaneurysms and ruptures of the hepatic artery in liver transplant recipients: endovascular management and a new iatrogenic etiology
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, 1215 Lee Street, PO Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:118-27. 2013
    ..To characterize extrahepatic pseudoaneurysm regarding incidence and etiology and determine the effectiveness of endovascular management...
  9. doi request reprint Pre- and post-balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration clinical evaluation, management, and imaging: indications, management protocols, and follow-up
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:165-202. 2012
    ..Moreover, the article proposes indications, contraindications, and management protocols for the management of GVs...
  10. doi request reprint Balloon-occluded antegrade transvenous obliteration with or without balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for the management of gastric varices: concept and technical applications
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:203-25. 2012
    ..This article discusses the clinical and technical applications, technical considerations, and the outcomes of BATO...
  11. doi request reprint Inventory used for balloon-occluded retrograde (BRTO) and antegrade (BATO) transvenous obliteration: sclerosants and balloon occlusion devices
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:226-40. 2012
    ..The article also discusses the sclerosant mixture components, types and states (foam, froth, or liquid)...
  12. doi request reprint Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices: conception, evolution, and history
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 15:160-4. 2012
    ..The evolution of balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration has come full circle, now gaining popularity in the United States, especially in patients who are not candidates for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt...
  13. doi request reprint Quantifying increased hepatic arterial flow with test balloon occlusion of the splenic artery in liver transplant recipients with suspected splenic steal syndrome: quantitative digitally subtracted angiography correlation with arterial Doppler parameters
    Wael E Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 46:384-92. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Endovascular management of vascular complications in pancreatic transplants
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 46:262-8. 2012
    ..In addition, embolization of nonfunctioning grafts is described as an endovascular alternative to pancreatectomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Elective transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt creation for portal decompression in the immediate pretransplantation period in adult living related liver transplant recipient candidates: preliminary results
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:995-1002. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint Percutaneous management of biliary leaks: biliary embosclerosis and ablation
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:111-9. 2008
    ..This article discusses the techniques used for biliary leak site embosclerosis/ablation (including biliary-cutaneous tract ablation) and biliary segmental ablation...
  17. doi request reprint Percutaneous transhepatic techniques for removal of endoscopically placed biliary plastic endoprostheses
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:120-32. 2008
    ..The current article reviews the results, various techniques, and potential complications during the percutaneous transhepatic removal of these endoprostheses...
  18. doi request reprint Percutaneous management of postoperative anastomotic biliary strictures
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:143-53. 2008
    ..The current article describes the overall theme of balloon dilation protocols for the management of anastomotic biliary strictures and discusses possible future management of such strictures...
  19. doi request reprint Intravenous morphine for augmentation of postoperative T-tube cholangiograms in liver transplant recipients with choledocho-choledochal anastomoses
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1320-8. 2009
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  20. doi request reprint Dual-tract transhepatic U-shaped hemodialysis inferior vena cava catheter: a feasibility study in a swine model
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1625-31. 2009
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of establishing a U-shaped inferior vena cava (IVC) catheter entirely from a transhepatic approach and to determine the catheter caliber that would provide adequate flow for hemodialysis...
  21. doi request reprint Percutaneous nephrostomy: native and transplanted kidneys
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 12:172-92. 2009
    ..Extensions of the nephrostomy procedures, such as ureteric stent placement and nephro-ureteral stent placement are discussed in subsequent articles in this issue...
  22. doi request reprint Internalization of a second transhepatic biliary access with a captured microwire forced-buckle maneuver: description, anatomic applications, and results
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, 1215 Lee St, P O Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1457-61. 2010
    ..The anatomic applications and results of this technique are described...
  23. doi request reprint Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts in liver transplant recipients for management of refractory ascites: clinical outcome
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:218-23. 2010
    ..To determine the effectiveness of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) creation in liver transplant recipients with recurrent portal hypertension presenting with refractory ascites...
  24. doi request reprint Unconventional cholangiography
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:90-101. 2008
    ..In the author's opinion, they offer additional delineation and characterization of biliary disease in particular clinical, anatomical, and pathological situations that are described in the article...
  25. doi request reprint Computed tomography and magnetic resonance cholangiography
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:74-89. 2008
    ..In this setting MRCP is clearly superior. There are different types of CT cholangiography and MRCP. This article discusses the types of CT cholangiography and MRCP techniques and their clinical applications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hepatic artery stenosis in liver transplant recipients: primary treatment with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty
    Wael E A Saad
    Departments of Radiology and Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642 8648, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:795-805. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of hepatic artery percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in the treatment of hepatic artery stenosis (HAS)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Postliver transplantation vascular and biliary surgical anatomy
    Wael E A Saad
    Vascular Interventional Radiology Section, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:172-90. 2007
    ..With radiologists as the target readers, the chapter focuses on the inflow and outflow connections and does not detail intricate surgical techniques or intraoperative maneuvers, operative stages, or vascular shunting...
  28. ncbi request reprint Computer tomography for venous thromboembolic disease
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:423-45, vii. 2007
    ..This article focuses on CT angiography as the diagnostic modality for thromboembolic pulmonary embolism and briefly discusses nonthromboembolic pulmonary embolism...
  29. ncbi request reprint Catheter thrombolysis of thrombosed hepatic arteries in liver transplant recipients: predictors of success and role of thrombolysis
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, New York, NY 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:19-26. 2007
    ..However, reestablishing flow to the graft can unmask underlying lesions as well as asses surrounding vasculature thus providing anatomical information for a more elective, better planned and definitive surgical revision...
  30. ncbi request reprint Inadvertent discontinuation of percutaneous nephrostomy catheters in adult native kidneys: incidence and percutaneous management
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1457-64. 2006
    ..To evaluate the incidence and consequences of complete inadvertent percutaneous nephrostomy catheter discontinuation in native kidneys of adults. In addition, this study evaluated the success rate of nephrostomy tract recannulation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of fluoroscopic versus ultrasound guidance for core liver biopsies in potential living related liver transplant donors: preliminary results
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1307-12. 2006
    ..To describe and evaluate the safety and efficacy of fluoroscopically guided percutaneous liver biopsies in comparison with ultrasound (US)-guided percutaneous liver biopsies in potential living related liver donors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic dilation of anastomotic biliary strictures in liver transplant recipients with use of a combined cutting and conventional balloon protocol: technical safety and efficacy
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:837-43. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic balloon dilation of anastomotic biliary strictures in liver transplant recipients: the significance of a patent hepatic artery
    Wael E A Saad
    Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1221-8. 2005
    ..To determine the significance of hepatic artery steno-occlusive disease on the patency of anastomotic biliary strictures in liver transplant recipients after transhepatic balloon dilation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Arc of buhler: incidence and diameter in asymptomatic individuals
    Wael E A Saad
    Section of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, Center for Vascular Disease, Department of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:347-9. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt in a living donor left lateral segment liver transplant recipient: technical considerations
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642 8648, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:873-7. 2005
    ..They describe a technically successful TIPS procedure in an undersized and remodeled left lateral segment liver recipient and the additional difficulty this may pose...
  36. ncbi request reprint Endoluminal management of arterioportal fistulae in liver transplant recipients: a single-center experience
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:451-9. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive imaging of liver transplant complications
    Wael E A Saad
    Vascular Interventional Radiology Section, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:191-206. 2007
    ..Sequelae of hepatic artery stenosis including biliary necrosis will also be reviewed briefly...
  38. ncbi request reprint Management of nonocclusive hepatic artery complications after liver transplantation
    Wael E A Saad
    Vascular Interventional Radiology Section, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:221-32. 2007
    ..The article discusses the presentation, etiology, types, treatment indications, and various modes of minimal invasive therapy used to manage these complications...
  39. ncbi request reprint Management of hepatic artery steno-occlusive complications after liver transplantation
    Wael E A Saad
    Vascular Interventional Radiology Section, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:207-20. 2007
    ..The chapter discusses the role and technical results of endoluminal management of these arterial complications and, when possible, the lesion morphologies most amenable to endoluminal management...
  40. doi request reprint Cholecystostomy and transcholecystic biliary access
    Daniel Ginat
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:2-13. 2008
    ..However, sepsis and reported 30-day mortality rates of up to 25% are usually related to underlying morbidities in critically ill patients. Catheters may be removed once the fistula track has matured...
  41. doi request reprint Management of bleeding after percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography or transhepatic biliary drain placement
    Wael E A Saad
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Imaging Sciences, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:60-71. 2008
    ..This article proposes a protocol for approaching bleeding complications after percutaneous biliary drain placement and details the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the management of these bleeding complications...
  42. doi request reprint Endovascular therapy for hepatic artery stenosis and thrombosis following liver transplantation
    Saher S Sabri
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:447-52. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of endovascular management of steno-oclusive disease in liver transplants...
  43. doi request reprint Bleeding gastric varices obliteration with balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration using sodium tetradecyl sulfate foam
    Saher S Sabri
    Division of Angiography, Department of Radiology, Box 800170, University of Virginia Health System, Jefferson Park Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:309-16; quiz 316. 2011
    ..The authors' aim is to describe their initial experience with BRTO using sodium tetradecyl sulfate (STS) foam as an alternative sclerosing agent...
  44. doi request reprint Stenting for atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis
    Thomas M Carr
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:134-45. 2010
    ..Therefore, percutaneous renal artery stenting should be considered the primary treatment for patients with symptomatic ARAS...
  45. doi request reprint Incidence of cholangitis and sepsis associated with percutaneous transhepatic biliary drain cholangiography and exchange: a comparison between liver transplant and native liver patients
    Daniel Ginat
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W73-7. 2011
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Effect of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt placement on renal function: a 7-year, single-center experience
    Curtis L Anderson
    Division of Angiography, Interventional Radiology, and Special Procedures, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800170, 1215 Lee St, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1370-6. 2010
    ..The present study examined the effect of TIPS creation on renal function in a large series of patients undergoing TIPS creation who had varying degrees of baseline renal function...
  47. doi request reprint Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts in liver transplant recipients: technical analysis and clinical outcome
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, 1215 Lee St, PO Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:210-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the technical success of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) in transplanted versus nontransplanted livers and to assess the clinical outcome of TIPS in liver transplant recipients...
  48. doi request reprint Management of vascular and nonvascular complications after renal transplantation
    Wade Hedegard
    Department of Imaging Sciences and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 12:240-62. 2009
    ..The general indications for renal transplantation related procedures and the most commonly used and latest techniques are described in more detail...
  49. doi request reprint Replacement of inadvertently discontinued tunneled jugular high-flow central catheters with tract recannulation: technical results and outcome
    Nael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:890-6. 2008
    ..To determine the technical and clinical outcomes of recannulating the tracts of inadvertently discontinued high-flow tunneled internal jugular central venous catheters...
  50. doi request reprint Treatment of renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia
    Michael A Meuse
    Department of Angiography and Interventional Radiology, University of Virginia Health, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:126-33. 2010
    ..This article focuses on the modern technical considerations in the diagnostic evaluation and endovascular treatment of renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia...
  51. doi request reprint Transcatheter renal artery embolization for management of renal and adrenal tumors
    Daniel T Ginat
    Department of Imaging Science and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:75-88. 2010
    ..This article reviews the indications and techniques involved in performing transcatheter arterial embolization for renal and adrenal tumors...
  52. doi request reprint Stent-graft placement for management of iatrogenic hepatic artery branch pseudoaneurysm after liver transplantation
    Daniel T Ginat
    Department of Imaging Science and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:513-7. 2009
    ..No surgery was required. The graft and the patient did well for the following 6 months. Doppler ultrasound examination at 2 and 6 months postintervention revealed patent hepatic arteries and no evidence of the pseudoaneurysm...
  53. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary arterial coil embolization for the management of persistent type I hepatopulmonary syndrome after liver transplantation
    Nael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1576-80. 2007
    ..The present article describes a case of type I HPS managed by liver transplantation and augmented by posttransplantation pulmonary arterial coil embolization to reduce the patient's posttransplantation morbidity...
  54. ncbi request reprint Incidence of arterial injuries detected by arteriography following percutaneous right-lobe ultrasound-guided core liver biopsies in human subjects
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Section of Vascular Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:2641-5. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence and significance of arterial injuries detected by angiography subsequent to ultrasound-guided random core liver biopsies in normal healthy adults...
  55. doi request reprint Percutaneous ureteral interventions
    Robert Adamo
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 12:205-15. 2009
    ..Management of complex ureteral and urinary complications is also reviewed, including ureteral/arterial fistulas and ureteral embolization for permanent diversion...
  56. ncbi request reprint Pseudoaneurysms and the role of minimally invasive techniques in their management
    Nael E A Saad
    Departments of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Radiographics 25:S173-89. 2005
    ..The use of noninvasive treatment has led to a marked decrease in the morbidity and mortality rates for pseudoaneurysms...
  57. doi request reprint Stent-grafts for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt creation: specialized TIPS stent-graft versus generic stent-graft/bare stent combination
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, 1215 Lee St, PO Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1512-20. 2010
    ..To compare functional and anatomic outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPSs) created with the specialized Viatorr stent versus a Wallstent/Fluency stent combination...
  58. ncbi request reprint Superselective microcoil embolization for the treatment of lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    William T Kuo
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1503-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of superselective microcoil embolization for the treatment of lower gastrointestinal (LGI) hemorrhage...
  59. doi request reprint Percutaneous occlusion of the left subclavian and celiac arteries before or during endograft repair of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms with detachable nitinol vascular plugs
    Ashok Tholpady
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800170, Lee Street, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1501-7. 2010
    ..To review an experience with the Amplatzer vascular plug (AVP) for prevention of type II endoleaks during endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysms...
  60. doi request reprint Transhepatic techniques for accessing the biliary tract
    Wael E A Saad
    Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 11:21-42. 2008
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  61. doi request reprint Bowel displacement and protection techniques during percutaneous renal tumor thermal ablation
    Daniel T Ginat
    Department of Imaging Sciences and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 13:66-74. 2010
    ..In this article, these techniques are discussed and the steps involved in performing these procedures are enumerated...
  62. doi request reprint Transcatheter renal artery embolization: clinical applications and techniques
    Daniel T Ginat
    Department of Imaging Science and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642 8648, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 12:224-39. 2009
    ..The procedure is generally regarded as safe and effective for diverse applications and is considered as an evolving area in the field of endoluminal therapy...
  63. doi request reprint Embolization of bleeding duodenal ulcer using Amplatzer vascular plug II and hydrogel coils: case report
    Ahmed K Abdel-Aal
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama 35249, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:307-10. 2011
    ..To present a case of upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) that was treated with percutaneous endovascular embolization using Amplatzer vascular plug and hydrogel coils after failed endoscopic treatment...
  64. pmc Anatomy and classification of gastrorenal and gastrocaval shunts
    Saher S Sabri
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Semin Intervent Radiol 28:296-302. 2011
    ..Understanding these anatomic classifications is crucial in planning endovascular obliteration of gastric varices...
  65. pmc Balloon-occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (BRTO): Technique and Intraprocedural Imaging
    Saher S Sabri
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Semin Intervent Radiol 28:303-13. 2011
    ..Recently, foam sclerosants have gained popularity as alternative embolization agents, which provide the advantage of better variceal wall contact and potentially less dose of sclerosant...
  66. pmc Balloon-occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (BRTO): Technical Results and Outcomes
    Wael E A Saad
    Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Semin Intervent Radiol 28:333-8. 2011
    ..Patient 1-, 2-, 3-, and 5-year survival rates are 83-98%, 76-79%, 66-85%, and 39-69%, respectively. Patient survival is determined by baseline hepatic reserve and the presence of hepatocellular carcinoma...
  67. ncbi request reprint Tumor lysis syndrome after radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Shannon G Lehner
    St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:1307-9. 2005