Michael J Wallace

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of US-guided percutaneous venous access and manual compression for studies in swine
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:481-3. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Simplified technique for percutaneous transrenal arteriovenous dialysis graft creation in a swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:257-63. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Bone lymphangiomatosis: treatment with percutaneous cementoplasty
    Michael J Wallace
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E336-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Transvenous extrahepatic portacaval shunt with use of a modified prototype stent-graft: experimental study in animals
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:261-7. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Chemoembolization of the liver after portal vein embolization: report of three cases
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1513-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Superior mesenteric artery pseudoaneurysm following pancreaticoduodenectomy: management by endovascular stent-graft placement and transluminal thrombin injection
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:518-22. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Transatrial stent placement for treatment of inferior vena cava obstruction secondary to extension of intracardiac tumor thrombus from hepatocellular carcinoma
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit 325, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1339-43. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Transvenous extrahepatic portacaval shunt: feasibility study in a Swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 228:119-25. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Transrenal arteriovenous dialysis graft creation: survival and patency in a swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 227:501-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint CT-guided percutaneous fine-needle aspiration biopsy of small (< or =1-cm) pulmonary lesions
    Michael J Wallace
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 225:823-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications80

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of US-guided percutaneous venous access and manual compression for studies in swine
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:481-3. 2003
    ..To validate, in swine, the feasibility, efficacy, and safety of ultrasound (US)-guided vascular access, with manual compression for hemostasis, as an alternative to surgical cutdown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Simplified technique for percutaneous transrenal arteriovenous dialysis graft creation in a swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:257-63. 2007
    ..To investigate the experimental creation of a percutaneous arteriovenous graft via the renal vessels using a simplified technique and to report on its safety, complications, and 1-month follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bone lymphangiomatosis: treatment with percutaneous cementoplasty
    Michael J Wallace
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E336-9. 2005
    ..Case report, minimally invasive technique...
  4. ncbi request reprint Transvenous extrahepatic portacaval shunt with use of a modified prototype stent-graft: experimental study in animals
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:261-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety and short-term patency of an experimental transvenous extrahepatic portacaval shunt (TEPS) in an animal model...
  5. doi request reprint Chemoembolization of the liver after portal vein embolization: report of three cases
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1513-7. 2008
    ..The present report describes the authors' experience with chemoembolization after PVE in three patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Superior mesenteric artery pseudoaneurysm following pancreaticoduodenectomy: management by endovascular stent-graft placement and transluminal thrombin injection
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:518-22. 2007
    ..Herein we present a case of a large post-pancreaticoduodenectomy SMA pseudoaneurysm that required thrombin injection after initial stent-graft deployment to accomplish complete pseudoaneurysm occlusion...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transatrial stent placement for treatment of inferior vena cava obstruction secondary to extension of intracardiac tumor thrombus from hepatocellular carcinoma
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit 325, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1339-43. 2003
    ..Both patients' functional status improved and edema markedly decreased after endovascular therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transvenous extrahepatic portacaval shunt: feasibility study in a Swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    John S Dunn Center for Radiological Sciences, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 228:119-25. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Transrenal arteriovenous dialysis graft creation: survival and patency in a swine model
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 227:501-9. 2003
    ..To investigate transrenal arteriovenous graft creation in an animal model and to report survival and patency...
  10. ncbi request reprint CT-guided percutaneous fine-needle aspiration biopsy of small (< or =1-cm) pulmonary lesions
    Michael J Wallace
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 225:823-8. 2002
    ..To determine the accuracy of percutaneous computed tomography (CT)-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) of small (< or =1.0-cm in diameter) pulmonary lesions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transjugular liver biopsy in patients with hematologic malignancy and severe thrombocytopenia
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:323-7. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization for the treatment of patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumors: variables affecting response rates and survival
    Sanjay Gupta
    Section og Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 104:1590-602. 2005
    ....
  13. pmc Analysis of the efficacy of portal vein embolization for patients with extensive liver malignancy and very low future liver remnant volume, including a comparison with the associating liver partition with portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy approa
    Junichi Shindoh
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 217:126-33; discussion 133-4. 2013
    ..Given the elevated incidence of major morbidity (40%) and liver-related mortality (12%) with ALPPS, we sought to determine the safety and efficacy of percutaneous portal vein embolization (PVE) in a similar patient population...
  14. doi request reprint Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization for imatinib-resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Katsuhiro Kobayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 32:574-81. 2009
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of embolotherapy including hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization in patients with imatinib-resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumors with progressive liver metastases...
  15. ncbi request reprint CT-guided percutaneous lung biopsies in patients with haematologic malignancies and undiagnosed pulmonary lesions
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Hematol Oncol 28:75-81. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Small (</=2-cm) subpleural pulmonary lesions: short- versus long-needle-path CT-guided Biopsy--comparison of diagnostic yields and complications
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiology 234:631-7. 2005
    ..To retrospectively compare the diagnostic yield and complications associated with the use of short versus long needle paths for computed tomography (CT)-guided biopsy of small subpleural lung lesions...
  17. doi request reprint Hepatic artery chemoembolization in patients with ocular melanoma metastatic to the liver: response, survival, and prognostic factors
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 33:474-80. 2010
    ..We evaluated response rates and survival durations after HACE in such patients and analyzed factors affecting their survival...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of C-arm CT on hepatic arterial interventions for hepatic malignancies
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1500-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate C-arm computed tomography (CT) and assess its potential impact on hepatic arterial interventions...
  19. doi request reprint Accuracy and sensitivity of computed tomography-guided percutaneous needle biopsy of pulmonary hilar lymph nodes
    Rony Avritscher
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 116:1974-80. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the sensitivity and accuracy of CT-guided PNB in patients with hilar adenopathy...
  20. pmc Optimal future liver remnant in patients treated with extensive preoperative chemotherapy for colorectal liver metastases
    Junichi Shindoh
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 1484, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2493-500. 2013
    ..Chemotherapy associated liver injury is associated with postoperative hepatic insufficiency (PHI) and mortality. The adequate minimum future liver remnant (FLR) volume in patients treated with extensive chemotherapy remains unknown...
  21. doi request reprint Percutaneous image-guided splenic biopsy in the oncology patient: an audit of 156 consecutive cases
    Alda Tam
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology Section, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:80-7. 2008
    ..To assess the safety and diagnostic accuracy of percutaneous image-guided splenic biopsy in patients known to have or suspected of having malignancy...
  22. doi request reprint Gastroduodenal artery recanalization after transcatheter fibered coil embolization for prevention of hepaticoenteric flow: incidence and predisposing technical factors in 142 patients
    Jose Enriquez
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Acta Radiol 54:790-4. 2013
    ..Prophylactic occlusion of extrahepatic vessels prior to radioembolization or chemotherapy infusion is an effective method to prevent gastrointestinal complications. Unfortunately, vascular recanalization can occur...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic ipsilateral right portal vein embolization extended to segment IV: improving hypertrophy and resection outcomes with spherical particles and coils
    David C Madoff
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology Section, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:215-25. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization in the management of patients with large-volume liver metastases
    Paresh P Kamat
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:299-307. 2008
    ..Patients with massive liver tumor burden, who have additional risk factors, should not be subjected to HAE/HACE because of the high risk of procedure-related mortality...
  25. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of lung tumors in a large animal model
    Kamran Ahrar
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, the Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1037-43. 2003
    ..We undertook this study to evaluate the feasibility and immediate effectiveness of RFA for treatment of both solitary pulmonary nodules and clusters of lung tumors in a large animal model...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hepatic artery chemoembolization for 110 gastrointestinal stromal tumors: response, survival, and prognostic factors
    Katsuhiro Kobayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 107:2833-41. 2006
    ..The efficacy of hepatic artery chemoembolization (HACE) was evaluated for gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) metastatic to the liver...
  27. pmc Kinetic growth rate after portal vein embolization predicts posthepatectomy outcomes: toward zero liver-related mortality in patients with colorectal liver metastases and small future liver remnant
    Junichi Shindoh
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:201-9. 2013
    ..However, the regeneration rate of the FLR after PVE varies among individuals and its clinical significance is unknown...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cerebral microemboli during radiofrequency ablation of lung tumors in a canine model with use of impedance-controlled devices
    Kamran Ahrar
    Section of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:929-35. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for hepatic malignancy: devices, indications, technical considerations, and potential complications
    Ravi Murthy
    Interventional Radiology Section, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiographics 25:S41-55. 2005
    ..Effective use of these devices requires knowledge of the accumulated clinical experience and a dedicated multidisciplinary effort to ensure optimal outcomes and avoid therapy-specific life-threatening complications...
  30. doi request reprint Three hundred and one consecutive extended right hepatectomies: evaluation of outcome based on systematic liver volumetry
    Yoji Kishi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Ann Surg 250:540-8. 2009
    ..Secondary end point was to assess whether preoperative portal vein embolization (PVE) is associated with improved outcome in patients with initial sFLR ≤ 20%...
  31. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic portal vein embolization: anatomy, indications, and technical considerations
    David C Madoff
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 57, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiographics 22:1063-76. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, as hepatobiliary surgeons become more experienced at performing extended hepatic resections, PVE may be requested more frequently...
  32. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous ultrasound-guided biopsy in the definitive diagnosis of osteosarcoma
    Kamran Ahrar
    Department of Interventional Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1329-33. 2004
    ..All 23 US-guided biopsies resulted in definitive diagnosis. Two of the 12 fluoroscopy- or CT-guided biopsies (17%) were inconclusive...
  33. doi request reprint Percutaneous biopsy of primary tumor in metastatic renal cell carcinoma to predict high risk pathological features: comparison with nephrectomy assessment
    E Jason Abel
    Department of Urology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Urol 184:1877-81. 2010
    ..We assessed the accuracy of percutaneous primary tumor biopsy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma by comparing biopsy findings to final nephrectomy pathology in patients undergoing cytoreductive nephrectomy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Outpatient management of postbiopsy pneumothorax with small-caliber chest tubes: factors affecting the need for prolonged drainage and additional interventions
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:342-8. 2008
    ..Additional interventions or prolonged chest tube drainage are needed more frequently in patients with emphysema in the needle path...
  35. doi request reprint Palliative venting gastrostomy in patients with malignant bowel obstruction and ascites
    Colette Shaw
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:497-505. 2013
    ..We report our clinical experience in cases of MBO and ascites that were known to be technically difficult and at increased risk for complications after PDGT placement...
  36. doi request reprint Image-guided drainage of pericardial effusions in oncology patients
    Alda Tam
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Radiology Section, Unit 325, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:1217-26. 2009
    ..Due to the frequency of delayed postprocedure arrhythmias, follow-up monitoring in a telemetry unit is recommended. Prompt catheter removal after drainage may reduce the incidence of delayed post-catheter-insertion arrhythmias...
  37. doi request reprint Response, survival, and prognostic factors after hepatic arterial chemoembolization in patients with liver metastases from cutaneous melanoma
    Judy Ahrar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Invest 29:49-55. 2011
    ..Prolonged survival was seen in patients who responded to HACE (p = .034)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts: experience in the oncology setting
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:337-45. 2004
    ..To the authors' knowledge there is limited documentation of its use for percutaneous shunting in patients with hepatic and extrahepatic malignancies. The current study reports the authors' experience with TIPS in the oncology setting...
  39. doi request reprint Development of a large animal model of cirrhosis and portal hypertension using hepatic transarterial embolization: a study in swine
    Rony Avritscher
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Radiology Section, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1329-34. 2011
    ..To develop a clinically relevant porcine model of liver cirrhosis with portal hypertension by means of hepatic transarterial embolization...
  40. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transthoracic radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors using an iatrogenic pneumothorax
    Kamran Ahrar
    Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:86-8. 2005
    ..We report on a new technique for percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of tumors in the upper pole of kidneys in the presence of intervening lung parenchyma...
  41. ncbi request reprint Splenic arterial interventions: anatomy, indications, technical considerations, and potential complications
    David C Madoff
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology Section, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiographics 25:S191-211. 2005
    ..Familiarity with the complications that can result from these interventional procedures, including abscess formation and pancreatitis, also is important...
  42. ncbi request reprint CT-guided needle biopsy of deep pelvic lesions by extraperitoneal approach through iliopsoas muscle
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Unit 325, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 26:534-8. 2003
    ..CT-guided coaxial needle biopsy by an anterolateral approach through the iliopsoas muscle, with the use of a curved needle in selected cases is safe and effective for obtaining samples from deep pelvic lesions...
  43. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of portal vein embolization before planned major or extended hepatectomy: an institutional experience of 358 patients
    Junichi Shindoh
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcomb Boulevard, Unit 1484, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:45-51. 2014
    ..Portal vein embolization (PVE) stimulates hypertrophy of the future liver remnant (FLR) and may improve the safety of extended hepatectomy. The efficacy of PVE was evaluated...
  44. doi request reprint Preoperative embolization of spinal tumors: variables affecting intraoperative blood loss after embolization
    Katsuhiro Kobayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Radiology Section, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Acta Radiol 53:935-42. 2012
    ..Intraoperative blood loss, even in patients who undergo embolization, is potentially multifactorial; embolization techniques, surgical procedures or tumor characteristics may affect intraoperative blood loss...
  45. pmc Effects of Near-infrared Laser Irradiation of Biodegradable Microspheres Containing Hollow Gold Nanospheres and Paclitaxel Administered Intraarterially in a Rabbit Liver Tumor Model
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:553-61. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effects of near-infrared (NIR) laser irradiation of microspheres (MS) containing hollow gold nanospheres (HAuNS) and paclitaxel (PTX) administered intraarterially in an animal model...
  46. ncbi request reprint Use of inferior vena caval filters and survival in patients with malignancy
    Michael J Wallace
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:1902-7. 2004
    ..The clinical benefit of placing IVC filters in patients with advanced-stage cancer is controversial. The current study reported the authors' experience with IVC filters in patients with cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation: minimally invasive therapy for renal tumors
    Kamran Ahrar
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Interventional Radiology, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:1735-44. 2006
    ..Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a safe, minimally invasive treatment option for those patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Various approaches for CT-guided percutaneous biopsy of deep pelvic lesions: anatomic and technical considerations
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiographics 24:175-89. 2004
    ..A thorough understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of each approach allows the clinician to choose the most appropriate approach in a given situation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Imaging-guided percutaneous biopsy of mediastinal lesions: different approaches and anatomic considerations
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit 325, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiographics 25:763-86; discussion 786-8. 2005
    ..Another alternative is the transpulmonary approach, which involves transgression of the lung and visceral pleura by the needle and is associated with a substantial risk of pneumothorax...
  50. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous biopsy of head and neck lesions with CT guidance: various approaches and relevant anatomic and technical considerations
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiographics 27:371-90. 2007
    ..Careful planning of the procedure and considerable familiarity with head and neck anatomy are necessary for a biopsy that is both precise and safe...
  51. ncbi request reprint TIPS-related hepatic encephalopathy: management options with novel endovascular techniques
    David C Madoff
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiographics 24:21-36; discussion 36-7. 2004
    ..Further research is necessary to improve our understanding of TIPS-related hepatic encephalopathy so that newer, less invasive and safer procedures can be developed to treat this difficult clinical problem...
  52. ncbi request reprint Hepatic artery embolization and chemoembolization for treatment of patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors: the M.D. Anderson experience
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer J 9:261-7. 2003
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Isolated limb infusion with cytotoxic agents: a simplified approach for venous access
    Ajit Vyas
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 116:459-64. 2010
    ..A novel modified ILI technique uses an ipsilateral popliteal venous approach. The purpose of this study was to compare the performance of ILI using the 2 different approaches...
  54. ncbi request reprint 2004 Dr. Gary J. Becker Young Investigator Award: Relative thermosensitivity of cytotoxic drugs used in transcatheter arterial chemoembolization
    Kamran Ahrar
    Department of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 325, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:901-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, in the present study, the relative thermosensitivity of cytotoxic drugs commonly used in TACE was studied...
  55. ncbi request reprint Using a coaxial technique with a curved inner needle for CT-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Radiology, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Section, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:109-12. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint Fistulas of the lower urinary tract: percutaneous approaches for the management of a difficult clinical entity
    Rony Avritscher
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology Section, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiographics 24:S217-36. 2004
    ..It is essential that the interventional radiologist involved in the care of these patients be familiar with these different techniques as well as with the limitations, pitfalls, and possible complications of their use...
  57. ncbi request reprint C-arm computed tomography for guiding hepatic vascular interventions
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:79-86. 2007
    ..In routine practice, imaging information obtained with C-arm CT provides a subjective level of confidence factor to the operator that has not yet been quantified...
  58. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of regional, hepatic intra-arterial paclitaxel in patients with breast carcinoma metastatic to the liver
    Luis H Camacho
    Phase I Program, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 109:2190-6. 2007
    ..Systemic paclitaxel is safe and has demonstrated good antitumor activity against breast carcinoma. The objective of this prospective study was to determine the safety and antitumor activity of hepatic intra-arterial paclitaxel therapy...
  59. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors: technique, complications, and outcomes
    Kamran Ahrar
    The Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:679-88. 2005
    ..To report the safety, technical success, and effectiveness of percutaneous radiofrequency (RF) ablation for renal tumors...
  60. doi request reprint C-arm cone-beam CT: general principles and technical considerations for use in interventional radiology
    Robert C Orth
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:814-20. 2008
    ..This article provides an overview of C-arm CBCT with particular attention to trade-offs between C-arm CBCT systems and conventional multi-detector CT...
  61. doi request reprint Air travel after biopsy-related pneumothorax: is it safe to fly?
    Alda Tam
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:595-602.e1. 2011
    ..To evaluate the safety of air travel after percutaneous transthoracic needle biopsy (PTNB)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Yttrium 90 resin microspheres for the treatment of unresectable colorectal hepatic metastases after failure of multiple chemotherapy regimens: preliminary results
    Ravi Murthy
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:937-45. 2005
    ..A retrospective analysis was performed to determine the technical feasibility of SIR-Sphere treatment in this population...
  63. ncbi request reprint Masses in or around the pancreatic head: CT-guided coaxial fine-needle aspiration biopsy with a posterior transcaval approach
    Sanjay Gupta
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 325, Houston, TX 77030
    Radiology 222:63-9. 2002
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint C-arm cone beam computed tomographic needle path overlay for fluoroscopic-guided placement of translumbar central venous catheters
    Alda Tam
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Unit 325, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:820-4. 2009
    ..The overlay of cross-sectional imaging information can now be integrated with real-time fluoroscopy. This overlay technology was used to guide the placement of three percutaneous translumbar inferior vena cava catheters...
  65. doi request reprint Outcomes in lymphoma patients with obstructive jaundice: a cancer center experience
    William A Ross
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:3271-7. 2010
    ..Little information is available to guide clinicians on the optimal approach to managing obstructive jaundice in lymphoma patients...
  66. ncbi request reprint Out-of-plane computed-tomography-guided biopsy using a magnetic-field-based navigation system
    Michael J Wallace
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:108-13. 2006
    ..No complications were encountered. A magnetic-field-based navigation system is an effective adjunct tool for accurate and safe biopsy of lesions that require an out-of-plane CT approach...
  67. doi request reprint C-arm cone beam computed tomography needle path overlay for fluoroscopic guided vertebroplasty
    Alda L Tam
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1095-9. 2010
    ..Retrospective review...
  68. doi request reprint Partial splenic embolization for cancer patients with thrombocytopenia requiring systemic chemotherapy
    Christopher R Kauffman
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 112:2283-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our institutional experience with PSE for cancer patients with thrombocytopenia because of splenic sequestration precluding the administration of systemic therapy (ST)...
  69. ncbi request reprint CT-guided percutaneous needle biopsy of intrathoracic lesions by using the transsternal approach: experience in 37 patients
    Sanjay Gupta
    Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 57, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Radiology 222:57-62. 2002
    ..To report our experience with computed tomography (CT)-guided coaxial needle biopsy of intrathoracic lesions by using the transsternal approach...
  70. doi request reprint Three-dimensional C-arm cone-beam CT: applications in the interventional suite
    Michael J Wallace
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:799-813. 2008
    ..In routine practice, imaging information obtained with C-arm cone-beam CT provides a subjective level of confidence factor to the operator that has not yet been thoroughly quantified...
  71. ncbi request reprint Development of a large animal model for lung tumors
    Kamran Ahrar
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Box 325, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:923-8. 2002
    ..Our goal was to develop a lung tumor model in a large animal to simulate human lung cancer for preclinical assessment of novel therapeutic options...
  72. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in the intensive care unit
    Michael T Williams
    U T M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 112, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Crit Care Clin 19:185-207. 2003
    ..Alternative methods of prophylaxis are available, and should be considered for patients who have contraindications to heparin...
  73. ncbi request reprint Successful catheter-directed venous thrombolysis in phlegmasia cerulea dolens
    Celestine S Tung
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas Houston M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, Unit 1362, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 107:140-2. 2007
    ..Rare case reports have described the use of catheter-directed thrombolysis in the treatment of this condition. Prompt diagnosis and treatment initiation are important to prevent gangrene, amputation, and ultimately death...
  74. pmc Early experience using an online reporting system for interventional radiology procedure-related complications integrated with a digital dictation system
    Sanjay Gupta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Digit Imaging 24:672-9. 2011
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic evaluation of patients with a high suspicion of malignancy: comorbidities and clinical predictors of cancer
    Mary Ann Weiser
    Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Med Sci 330:11-8. 2005
    ..For some patients, diagnostic options may be limited either because of tumor location, underlying comorbid conditions, or lack of access to care...
  76. ncbi request reprint Intraarterial platelet infusion for patients with intractable gastrointestinal hemorrhage and severe refractory thrombocytopenia
    David C Madoff
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 325, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:393-7. 2004
    ..In both patients, after IA platelet infusion, blood product requirements were immediately reduced, bleeding from the GI tract resolved by clinical and laboratory criteria, and no significant bowel ischemia was seen...
  77. ncbi request reprint Development of pulmonary arteriovenous communications within pulmonary metastases after chemotherapy
    John F Bruzzi
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, M D Anderson Cancer, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 2:243-6. 2007
    ..In both cases, computed tomographic angiography was useful for the detection and pre-therapeutic evaluation of the arteriovenous malformations...
  78. ncbi request reprint Palliative treatment of unresectable bile duct cancer: which stent? which approach?
    David C Madoff
    Vascular and Interventional Radiology Section, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 11:923-39. 2002
    ..Further development of new treatment strategies and modalities is needed to improve the quality of life and survival of patients with this disease...
  79. ncbi request reprint Management of TIPS-related refractory hepatic encephalopathy with reduced Wallgraft endoprostheses
    David C Madoff
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:369-74. 2003
    ..The remaining patient continued to decline and died 3 weeks later. Two endografts completely occluded within 8 months without HE recurrence. This technique offers an attractive alternative to previously described shunt reduction methods...
  80. doi request reprint Quality improvement guidelines for preventing wrong site, wrong procedure, and wrong person errors: application of the joint commission "Universal Protocol for Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure, Wrong Person Surgery" to the practice of inte
    John F Angle
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1145-51. 2008