Nicholas Fidelman

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Benign Biliary Strictures: Diagnostic Evaluation and Approaches to Percutaneous Treatment
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 18:210-7. 2015
  2. doi 90Y glass microspheres for the treatment of unresectable metastatic liver disease from chemotherapy-refractory gastrointestinal cancers: a pilot study
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    J Gastrointest Cancer 45:168-80. 2014
  3. ncbi The transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt: an update
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:746-55. 2012
  4. pmc Efficacy of TACE in TIPS patients: comparison of treatment response to chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with and without a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
    Yuo Chen Kuo
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:1336-43. 2013
  5. doi Hepatic arterial injuries after percutaneous biliary interventions in the era of laparoscopic surgery and liver transplantation: experience with 930 patients
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Radiology 247:880-6. 2008
  6. doi Imaging Predictors of Elevated Lung Shunt Fraction in Patients Being Considered for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
    Olufoladare G Olorunsola
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room 361, San Francisco, CA 94143 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:1472-8. 2015
  7. doi Entrapment of the StarClose Vascular Closure System after attempted common femoral artery deployment
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:942-4. 2012
  8. pmc Imaging predictors of the response to transarterial chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: a radiological-pathological correlation
    Sharon W Kwan
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Liver Transpl 18:727-36. 2012
  9. ncbi Experimental renal artery embolization in a combined MR imaging/angiographic unit
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1169-75. 2003
  10. doi Patient Radiation Dose Reduction during Transarterial Chemoembolization Using a Novel X-Ray Imaging Platform
    Ryan Kohlbrenner
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, M 391, San Francisco, CA 94143 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:1331-8. 2015

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  1. doi Benign Biliary Strictures: Diagnostic Evaluation and Approaches to Percutaneous Treatment
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 18:210-7. 2015
    ....
  2. doi 90Y glass microspheres for the treatment of unresectable metastatic liver disease from chemotherapy-refractory gastrointestinal cancers: a pilot study
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    J Gastrointest Cancer 45:168-80. 2014
    ..This prospective pilot single-institution study was undertaken to document the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of treatment of liver-dominant metastatic gastrointestinal cancer using (90)Y glass microspheres...
  3. ncbi The transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt: an update
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:746-55. 2012
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the indications, outcomes, complications, patient selection, and technical aspects of creating a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)...
  4. pmc Efficacy of TACE in TIPS patients: comparison of treatment response to chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with and without a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
    Yuo Chen Kuo
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:1336-43. 2013
    ..To compare treatment response after transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients with and without a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)...
  5. doi Hepatic arterial injuries after percutaneous biliary interventions in the era of laparoscopic surgery and liver transplantation: experience with 930 patients
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Radiology 247:880-6. 2008
    ....
  6. doi Imaging Predictors of Elevated Lung Shunt Fraction in Patients Being Considered for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
    Olufoladare G Olorunsola
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room 361, San Francisco, CA 94143 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:1472-8. 2015
    ..To identify imaging findings associated with elevated lung shunt fraction (LSF) in patients being considered for yttrium-90 ((90)Y) radioembolization...
  7. doi Entrapment of the StarClose Vascular Closure System after attempted common femoral artery deployment
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:942-4. 2012
    ..Entrapment of the StarClose vascular closure deployment system is a potentially serious complication that has been reported in the Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database, but has not been recognized in the literature...
  8. pmc Imaging predictors of the response to transarterial chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: a radiological-pathological correlation
    Sharon W Kwan
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Liver Transpl 18:727-36. 2012
    ..These findings may help to guide the selection of an optimal treatment strategy for bridging patients with HCC to liver transplantation...
  9. ncbi Experimental renal artery embolization in a combined MR imaging/angiographic unit
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1169-75. 2003
    ....
  10. doi Patient Radiation Dose Reduction during Transarterial Chemoembolization Using a Novel X-Ray Imaging Platform
    Ryan Kohlbrenner
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, M 391, San Francisco, CA 94143 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:1331-8. 2015
    ..To evaluate radiation dose reduction in patients undergoing transarterial chemoembolization with the use of a new image acquisition and processing platform...
  11. doi The inferior emissary vein: a reliable landmark for right adrenal vein sampling
    Maureen P Kohi
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acta Radiol 56:454-7. 2015
    ..Right adrenal vein (RAV) catheterization can be a very challenging step in adrenal venous sampling (AVS). Visualization of the inferior emissary vein (IEV) may be an indication of successful RAV catheterization...
  12. doi Caval penetration by retrievable inferior vena cava filters: a retrospective comparison of Option and Günther Tulip filters
    Olufoladare G Olorunsola
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room 391, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:566-71. 2013
    ..To compare the frequency of vena caval penetration by the struts of the Option and Günther Tulip cone filters on postplacement computed tomography (CT) imaging...
  13. doi Hepatotoxicity after transarterial chemoembolization and transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt: do two rights make a wrong?
    Maureen P Kohi
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:68-73. 2013
    ....
  14. doi Morbidity and mortality following transarterial liver chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and synthetic hepatic dysfunction
    Elisabeth R Garwood
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94143, CA
    Liver Transpl 19:164-73. 2013
    ..However, a poor hepatic reserve increases the risk of irreversible hepatotoxicity, which may lead to death or the need for urgent liver transplantation...
  15. pmc Clinical outcomes of percutaneous drainage of breast fluid collections after mastectomy with expander-based breast reconstruction
    Ricky T Tong
    Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1369-74. 2013
    ..To determine clinical outcomes of patients who underwent imaging-guided percutaneous drainage of breast fluid collections after mastectomy and breast reconstruction...
  16. doi Distribution of reported StarClose SE vascular closure device complications in the manufacturer and user facility device experience database
    D Thor Johnson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1051-6. 2013
    ..S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience (MAUDE) database for comparison with complications reported in clinical trials...
  17. ncbi Transcatheter arterial embolization for upper gastrointestinal nonvariceal hemorrhage: is empiric embolization warranted?
    Elnasif Arrayeh
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94134, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:1346-54. 2012
    ..To determine whether transcatheter arterial embolization performed in the setting of active gastric or duodenal nonvariceal hemorrhage is efficacious when the bleeding source cannot be identified angiographically...
  18. doi Implications of discordant findings between hepatic angiography and cross-sectional imaging in transplant candidates with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Kellie Young
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Liver Transpl 21:454-67. 2015
    ..56). In conclusion, liver transplant candidates with HCC who demonstrate discordant findings between angiography and CE CT or MRI may be at a higher risk for dropout from the transplant list and for tumor recurrence after transplantation...
  19. doi Outcomes of metallic biliary stent insertion in patients with malignant bilobar obstruction
    David R Veal
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1003-10. 2013
    ..To assess clinical outcomes of metal stent insertion in patients with bilobar bile duct obstruction by malignant tumors...
  20. pmc Preoperative CT-Guided percutaneous wire localization of ground glass pulmonary nodules with a modified Kopans wire
    Maureen P Kohi
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, 505 Parnassus Ave, M 391, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Thorac Dis 5:E31-4. 2013
    ..To report a technique of using a modified Kopans wire to localize ground glass pulmonary nodules prior to resection...
  21. ncbi Postoperative evaluation of complex aortovisceral and aortorenal reconstructions by magnetic resonance angiography
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:1055-8. 2004
    ..To assess the ability of magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) to evaluate complex vascular bypass reconstructions of the abdominal aorta and its major branches in the postoperative period...
  22. ncbi Percutaneous interventions in subclavian artery-to-contralateral subclavian vein "necklace" hemodialysis grafts: experience in five patients
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:597-601. 2007
    ..To describe clinical outcomes of endovascular interventions in the setting of thrombosis or dysfunction of anterior chest wall ("necklace") arteriovenous (AV) hemodialysis grafts...
  23. doi Reperfusion of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after successful embolotherapy with vascular plugs
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1246-50. 2008
    ..AVPs do not provide consistent long-term occlusion of the PAVMs. Deposition of coils proximal to the AVP may decrease the chance of PAVM reperfusion after the embolization...
  24. doi Intention to treat outcome of T1 hepatocellular carcinoma with the "wait and not ablate" approach until meeting T2 criteria for liver transplant listing
    Neil Mehta
    Divisions of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Liver Transpl 22:178-87. 2016
    ..However, patients with AFP ≥ 500 ng/mL and rapid tumor progression are at high risk for wait-list dropout and should receive early LRT. Liver Transpl 22:178-187, 2016. © 2015 AASLD. ..
  25. doi Crossed legs: an unexpected occurrence during an ALN filter placement
    Maureen P Kohi
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 39:1128-9. 2015
    ..In this case, we noted crossing of the filter struts immediately after deployment of the ALN IVC filter (ALN Implants Chirurgicaux Ghisonaccia, France). The filter was then successfully removed. ..
  26. doi Downstaging of hepatocellular cancer before liver transplant: long-term outcome compared to tumors within Milan criteria
    Francis Y Yao
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Hepatology 61:1968-77. 2015
    ..42; P = 0.02) and Child's B versus Child's A cirrhosis (multivariate HR: 2.19; P = 0.04)...
  27. doi Management of recurrent airway strictures in lung transplant recipients using AERO covered stents
    Justin H Tan
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1900-4. 2010
    ..Attempts at stent retrieval were successful for three of five devices. The use of AERO stents may not offer a therapeutic advantage versus balloon dilation of bronchus intermedius strictures in lung transplant recipients...
  28. pmc Percutaneous transhepatic balloon dilation of biliary-enteric anastomotic strictures after surgical repair of iatrogenic bile duct injuries
    Andrew Y Lee
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e46478. 2012
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of percutaneous balloon dilation of biliary-enteric anastomotic strictures resulting from surgical repair of laparoscopic cholecystectomy-related bile duct injuries...
  29. doi Accuracy of percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography in predicting the location and nature of major bile duct injuries
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143 USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:884-92. 2011
    ....
  30. pmc Factors associated with outcomes and response to therapy in patients with infiltrative hepatocellular carcinoma
    Neil Mehta
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0538, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:572-8. 2013
    ..There are few published data on iHCC. We assessed outcomes, effects of treatment, and prognostic factors in a large cohort of patients with iHCC...
  31. doi Management of well-differentiated gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors metastatic to the liver
    Sam C Wang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Semin Oncol 40:69-74. 2013
    ..Since NETs are rare, all of the available evidence is based on retrospective studies that have limited sample size. As a result, recommendations are offered with caution...
  32. doi Transcatheter arterial embolization of spontaneous life-threatening extraperitoneal hemorrhage
    Cormac Farrelly
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1396-402. 2011
    ..To determine the outcomes of patients with spontaneous extraperitoneal hemorrhage (SEH) referred for endovascular therapy...
  33. ncbi Evaluation of active bleeding into hematomas by technetium-99m red blood cell scintigraphy before angiography
    Mark W Wilson
    Division of Interventional Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 27:763-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate the utility of technetium-99m red blood cell (Tc-99m RBC) scintigraphy in the diagnosis of active hemorrhage into large intra-abdominal hematomas before arteriography...
  34. doi Mixed hepatocellular cholangiocarcinoma and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in patients undergoing transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Gonzalo Sapisochin
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 17:934-42. 2011
    ..In conclusion, HCC-CC and I-CC are associated with a poor prognosis and a high rate of tumor recurrence after LT, and both tumors exhibit radiographic features that are distinct from those observed with HCC...
  35. doi Arterial embolization for the management of gastrointestinal hemorrhage from metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:741-4. 2010
    ..Complications including GI ischemia and nontarget embolization were not encountered. Arterial embolization can be used safely for palliation of hemorrhage from RCC metastases to the GI tract...
  36. pmc Rex shunt preoperative imaging: diagnostic capability of imaging modalities
    Sharon W Kwan
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22222. 2011
    ....
  37. pmc Complications associated with the percutaneous insertion of fiducial markers in the thorax
    Nikhil Bhagat
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:1186-91. 2010
    ..Fiducial markers enable lesion tracking, but complications from insertion may occur. The purpose of this study was to describe complications of fiducial marker insertion into pulmonary lesions...
  38. doi Periprocedural Patient Care
    Maureen P Kohi
    From the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143 M P K, N F, S B, A G T, K K, M C, S W and Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, Calif G H
    Radiographics 35:1766-78. 2015
    ..The fundamental components of periprocedural care necessary to enhance patient safety, satisfaction, and care are reviewed to familiarize the reader with the important noninterpretive skills necessary to optimize periprocedural care...
  39. doi Percutaneous interventions in failing "necklace" hemodialysis grafts: long-term outcomes
    Adi J Price
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 25:199-205. 2014
    ..To determine primary and secondary patency after percutaneous interventions for malfunctioning anterior chest wall ("necklace") arteriovenous grafts (AVGs) for hemodialysis...
  40. ncbi Real-time MR properties of particulate embolic agents tested in a dynamic flow model
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:613-8. 2002
    ..The feasibility of monitoring injection and distribution of embolic agents was assessed in a dynamic flow model with real-time MR imaging...
  41. doi Transarterial Chemoembolization and (90)Y Radioembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Review of Current Applications Beyond Intermediate-Stage Disease
    Nicholas Fidelman
    1 Both authors Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 205:742-52. 2015
    ..This article discusses the current clinical applications of TACE and TARE and compares the clinical utility of these techniques for various subpopulations of patients with HCC...
  42. doi Hepatic artery and biliary complications in liver transplant recipients undergoing pretransplant transarterial chemoembolization
    Aparna Goel
    Departments of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Liver Transpl 20:1221-8. 2014
    ..TACE was not associated with higher odds of overall HA complications but was associated with a higher prevalence of HA stenosis. Further studies are warranted to confirm the HA stenosis findings and elucidate the pathogenesis...