Kent T Sato

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of tumor vascularity in predicting survival after yttrium-90 radioembolization for liver metastases
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 251 East Huron, Room 4 710R Feinberg, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1564-9. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MR imaging and fluorescent microsphere perfusion measurements during transcatheter arterial embolization of rabbit liver tumors
    Sumeet Virmani
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1280-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Technical aspects of radioembolization with 90Y microspheres
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:12-29. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Radiation segmentectomy: a novel approach to increase safety and efficacy of radioembolization
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:163-71. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of radioembolic effect with extended-shelf-life yttrium-90 microspheres: results from a pilot study
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1557-63. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Transcatheter intraarterial perfusion: MR monitoring of chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma--feasibility of initial clinical translation
    Andrew C Larson
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 246:964-71. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization with 90Y microspheres: angiographic and technical considerations
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:571-92. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose limits and liver toxicities resulting from multiple yttrium-90 radioembolization treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Joseph Y Young
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1375-82. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Radiation lobectomy: preliminary findings of hepatic volumetric response to lobar yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Ron C Gaba
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1587-96. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Radiologic findings following Y90 radioembolization for primary liver malignancies
    Saad M Ibrahim
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Abdom Imaging 34:566-81. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint The role of tumor vascularity in predicting survival after yttrium-90 radioembolization for liver metastases
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 251 East Huron, Room 4 710R Feinberg, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1564-9. 2009
    ..It is unclear what role pretreatment tumor vascularity plays in determining outcomes after yttrium-90 radioembolization. A hypothesis was tested that radiographic vascularity of a tumor does not affect patient survival...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MR imaging and fluorescent microsphere perfusion measurements during transcatheter arterial embolization of rabbit liver tumors
    Sumeet Virmani
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1280-6. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Technical aspects of radioembolization with 90Y microspheres
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:12-29. 2007
    ..In addition, the basic principles described in this manuscript apply to all liver-directed transarterial therapies, such as chemoembolization and/or drug-eluting microspheres...
  4. doi request reprint Radiation segmentectomy: a novel approach to increase safety and efficacy of radioembolization
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:163-71. 2011
    ..We sought to (1) calculate dose when activity is delivered segmentally assuming uniform and nonuniform distribution and, (2) determine safety and efficacy of this novel technique...
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of radioembolic effect with extended-shelf-life yttrium-90 microspheres: results from a pilot study
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1557-63. 2009
    ..We postulated that this approach, for the same planned tissue dose of 120 Gy, would increase the embolic load, improve distribution, and result in enhanced tumor response without causing additional adverse events...
  6. doi request reprint Transcatheter intraarterial perfusion: MR monitoring of chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma--feasibility of initial clinical translation
    Andrew C Larson
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 246:964-71. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization with 90Y microspheres: angiographic and technical considerations
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:571-92. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the principles described here apply to all liver-directed transarterial therapies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose limits and liver toxicities resulting from multiple yttrium-90 radioembolization treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Joseph Y Young
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1375-82. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship between cumulative hepatic lobar radiation dose and liver toxicities in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) treated with multiple sessions of yttrium-90 radioembolization...
  9. doi request reprint Radiation lobectomy: preliminary findings of hepatic volumetric response to lobar yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Ron C Gaba
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1587-96. 2009
    ..To describe volumetric changes of "radiation lobectomy," a manifestation of hepatic parenchymal response to lobar (90)Y microsphere radioembolization...
  10. doi request reprint Radiologic findings following Y90 radioembolization for primary liver malignancies
    Saad M Ibrahim
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Abdom Imaging 34:566-81. 2009
    ..This should help educate the radiologist on imaging findings that should be expected following radioembolization and therefore aid in the proper image interpretation...
  11. doi request reprint Incidence of radiation pneumonitis after hepatic intra-arterial radiotherapy with yttrium-90 microspheres assuming uniform lung distribution
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:431-8. 2008
    ..To assess the incidence of clinical and imaging radiation pneumonitis (RP) in a cohort of patients treated with >30 Gy cumulative lung dose (CLD) using Y90 microspheres...
  12. doi request reprint Biliary sequelae following radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres
    Bassel Atassi
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:691-7. 2008
    ..The present report describes biliary sequelae following intraarterial 90Y therapy in patients with HCC or liver metastases...
  13. doi request reprint Radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma using Yttrium-90 microspheres: a comprehensive report of long-term outcomes
    Riad Salem
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 138:52-64. 2010
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has limited treatment options; long-term outcomes following intra-arterial radiation are unknown. We assessed clinical outcomes of patients treated with intra-arterial yttrium-90 microspheres (Y90)...
  14. doi request reprint Safety of yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolization in patients with biliary obstruction
    Ron C Gaba
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1213-8. 2010
    ..The present study was performed to assess the safety of yttrium-90 ((90)Y) radioembolization in the setting of tumor-related biliary obstruction and total bilirubin levels of 2 mg/dL or lower...
  15. doi request reprint Alpha-fetoprotein response after locoregional therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma: oncologic marker of radiologic response, progression, and survival
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5734-42. 2009
    ..We present a novel correlation of AFP response to radiologic response, time-to-progression (TTP), progression-free survival (PFS), and overall survival (OS) in patients treated with locoregional therapies...
  16. doi request reprint Radiographic response to yttrium-90 radioembolization in anterior versus posterior liver segments
    Saad M Ibrahim
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern University, 676 N St Claire, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:1124-32. 2008
    ..In conclusion, this study did not find evidence of preferential radiographic tumor response in posterior versus anterior liver segments treated with yttrium-90 glass microspheres...
  17. pmc Quantitative 4D transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MRI for monitoring chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Dingxin Wang
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:1106-16. 2010
    ....
  18. pmc Comparison of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha expression before and after transcatheter arterial embolization in rabbit VX2 liver tumors
    Sumeet Virmani
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 737 N Michigan Ave, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1483-9. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) induces expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha (HIF-1alpha) within the same rabbit VX2 liver tumor...
  19. pmc Four-dimensional transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MR imaging for monitoring chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma: preliminary results
    Ron C Gaba
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1589-95. 2008
    ..This study prospectively tested the hypothesis that a new volumetric acquisition over time, four-dimensional TRIP MR imaging, can measure HCC perfusion changes during chemoembolization...
  20. pmc Radioembolization for neuroendocrine liver metastases: safety, imaging, and long-term outcomes
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:887-94. 2012
    ..To present long-term outcomes on the safety and efficacy of Yttrium-90 radioembolization in the treatment of unresectable hepatic neuroendocrine metastases refractory to standard-of-care therapy...
  21. pmc Radioembolization results in longer time-to-progression and reduced toxicity compared with chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology and Division of Interventional Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 140:497-507.e2. 2011
    ..Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres is a novel, transarterial approach to radiation therapy. We performed a comparative effectiveness analysis of these therapies in patients with HCC...
  22. pmc Chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: comprehensive imaging and survival analysis in a 172-patient cohort
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Dept of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Ctr, Northwestern Memorial Hosp, 676 N St Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 255:955-65. 2010
    ..To determine comprehensive imaging and long-term survival outcome following chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  23. doi request reprint Radiologic-pathologic correlation of hepatocellular carcinoma treated with internal radiation using yttrium-90 microspheres
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 49:1185-93. 2009
    ..In contrast, complete pathologic necrosis was seen in only 52% and 38% of the lesions that showed partial response by EASL criteria and peripheral nodular enhancement, respectively...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of C-arm angiographic CT on transcatheter arterial chemoembolization of liver tumors
    Sumeet Virmani
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Ste 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1305-9. 2007
    ..The technique provides CT-like images that are useful to interventional radiologists during TACE...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparison between intravenous and intraarterial contrast injections for dynamic 3D MRI of liver tumors in the VX2 rabbit model
    Andrew C Larson
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:242-7. 2006
    ..To test the hypothesis that catheter-directed intraarterial (IA) contrast agent injection increases tumor enhancement and conspicuity compared to intravenous (IV) injection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of 90Y radiotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma with and without portal vein thrombosis
    Laura M Kulik
    Department of Hepatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 47:71-81. 2008
    ..Kaplan-Meier survival varied depending on location of PVT and presence of cirrhosis. The adverse event (AE) rates were highest in patients with main PVT and cirrhosis. There were no cases of radiation pneumonitis...
  27. doi request reprint MR tracking of iron-labeled glass radioembolization microspheres during transcatheter delivery to rabbit VX2 liver tumors: feasibility study
    Twinkle Gupta
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 249:845-54. 2008
    ..To prospectively test the hypothesis that iron labeling of radioembolization microspheres permits their visualization by using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for in vivo tracking during transcatheter delivery to liver tumors...
  28. doi request reprint Radioembolization of colorectal hepatic metastases using yttrium-90 microspheres
    Mary F Mulcahy
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Cancer 115:1849-58. 2009
    ..The objective of the current study was to determine the safety and efficacy of Yttrium-90 (Y90) microsphere treatment in patients with liver-dominant colorectal metastases...
  29. pmc Imaging response in the primary index lesion and clinical outcomes following transarterial locoregional therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    JAMA 303:1062-9. 2010
    ..No universally accepted standard exists...
  30. pmc Agreement between competing imaging measures of response of hepatocellular carcinoma to yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Eugene Duke
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:515-21. 2010
    ..This study evaluated agreement among these competing tumor response classification schemes based on quantitative measurements of tumor size, necrosis, and changes in water mobility...
  31. pmc Radiographic response to locoregional therapy in hepatocellular carcinoma predicts patient survival times
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern University, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 141:526-35, 535.e1-2. 2011
    ..We analyzed the association between tumor response and survival times of patients with HCC who were treated with locoregional therapies (LRTs) (chemoembolization and radioembolization)...
  32. doi request reprint Unresectable chemorefractory liver metastases: radioembolization with 90Y microspheres--safety, efficacy, and survival
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, 676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 247:507-15. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate the safety, efficacy, and survival of patients with chemorefractory liver metastases who have been treated with yttrium 90 ((90)Y) glass microspheres...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging for determination of hepatocellular carcinoma response to yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Jie Deng
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 448 East Ontario, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1195-200. 2006
    ..In each of six patients with HCC included in the study, tumor water diffusion increased significantly after therapy. DW MR imaging is a promising technique for noninvasive assessment of tumor response to (90)Y radioembolization...
  34. pmc Intraprocedural transcatheter intra-arterial perfusion MRI as a predictor of tumor response to chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Dingxin Wang
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:828-36. 2011
    ....
  35. pmc Quantitative 4D transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MRI for standardizing angiographic chemoembolization endpoints
    Brian Jin
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:1237-43. 2011
    ....
  36. pmc Chemoembolization endpoints: effect on survival among patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Brian Jin
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 737 N Michigan Ave, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:919-28. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relation between angiographic embolic endpoints of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) and the survival of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of blood oxygenation level-dependent MR imaging to monitor hepatic transcatheter arterial embolization in rabbits
    Thomas K Rhee
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1523-8. 2005
    ..The use of BOLD MR imaging to monitor changes in hepatic tumor oxygenation after embolization is feasible. These functional MR imaging measurements of hypoxia may be targeted as an endpoint for therapy in future studies...
  38. pmc Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging to predict response of hepatocellular carcinoma to chemoembolization
    Johnathan C Chung
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 737 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 16:3161-7. 2010
    ..To investigate whether intra-procedural diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging can predict response of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) during transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of transcatheter arterial embolization on levels of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha in rabbit VX2 liver tumors
    Thomas K Rhee
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 448 E Ontario St, Ste 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:639-45. 2007
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Multimodality imaging following 90Y radioembolization: a comprehensive review and pictorial essay
    Bassel Atassi
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 N St Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiographics 28:81-99. 2008
    ..Radiologists who are involved in the posttreatment assessment of patients undergoing 90Y radioembolization should be familiar with the imaging findings and potential imaging pitfalls associated with this therapy...
  41. doi request reprint Treatment of unresectable cholangiocarcinoma using yttrium-90 microspheres: results from a pilot study
    Saad M Ibrahim
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Cancer 113:2119-28. 2008
    ..The objective of this report was to present data from an open-label cohort study in which patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) underwent radioembolization with yttrium-90 ((90)Y) microspheres...
  42. pmc Radiologic-pathologic correlation of hepatocellular carcinoma treated with chemoembolization
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 676 N St Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:1143-52. 2010
    ..The κ coefficient for agreement between WHO and EASL was 0.29. EASL and WHO criteria had minimal intermethod agreement. EASL CR and WHO response were able to predict pathologic necrosis...
  43. pmc Comparison of two different methods for inoculating VX2 tumors in rabbit livers and hind limbs
    Sumeet Virmani
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 737 N Michigan Ave, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:931-6. 2008
    ..To compare two methods to (a) propagate VX2 cell strain in rabbit hind limbs and (b) inoculate liver parenchymal tumors in rabbits...
  44. pmc Four-dimensional transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MRI monitoring of radiofrequency ablation of rabbit VX2 liver tumors
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:563-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the hypothesis that four-dimensional (4D) transcatheter intraarterial perfusion (TRIP) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can quantify immediate perfusion changes after radiofrequency (RF) ablation in rabbit VX2 liver tumors...
  45. doi request reprint Complications following radioembolization with yttrium-90 microspheres: a comprehensive literature review
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1121-30; quiz 1131. 2009
    ..Strategies to mitigate these adverse events are also discussed...
  46. ncbi request reprint 90Y radioembolization of metastatic breast cancer to the liver: toxicity, imaging response, survival
    Affaan K Bangash
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:621-8. 2007
    ..To present data from patients with breast cancer liver metastases who underwent radioembolization with yttrium (90Y) microspheres...
  47. ncbi request reprint In vivo diffusion-weighted imaging of liver tumor necrosis in the VX2 rabbit model at 1.5 Tesla
    Jie Deng
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Invest Radiol 41:410-4. 2006
    ..We sought to demonstrate the feasibility of using single-shot spin-echo echo-planar imaging for imaging liver tumor necrosis in the in vivo VX2 rabbit model at 1.5 T...
  48. pmc Perfusion reduction at transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MR imaging: a promising intraprocedural biomarker to predict transplant-free survival during chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Dingxin Wang
    From the Departments of Radiology D W, B J, R J L, A R, K M, R K R, K T S, A C L, R S, R A O, Hepatology L M K, and Medicine M F M, R S, Feinberg School of Medicine, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center R J L, L M K, M F M, A C L, R S, R A O, and Biomedical Engineering Department, McCormick School of Engineering A C L, R A O, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn D W and Department of Radiology, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, Ill R C G
    Radiology 272:587-97. 2014
    ....
  49. pmc Role of the EASL, RECIST, and WHO response guidelines alone or in combination for hepatocellular carcinoma: radiologic-pathologic correlation
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago IL, USA
    J Hepatol 54:695-704. 2011
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres: review of an emerging treatment for liver tumors
    Vanessa L Gates
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, 676 N St Claire, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Future Oncol 3:73-81. 2007
    ..This review elaborates on this technology...
  51. ncbi request reprint Real-time MRI monitoring of transcatheter hepatic artery contrast agent delivery in rabbits
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron St, 4 710 Feinberg, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:1342-50. 2005
    ..We sought to test the hypothesis that transcatheter hepatic artery delivery of dilute gadolinium (Gd) in rabbits can be monitored in real-time using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  52. doi request reprint Sustained safety and efficacy of extended-shelf-life (90)Y glass microspheres: long-term follow-up in a 134-patient cohort
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 41:486-93. 2014
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Rabbit VX2 tumors as an animal model of uterine fibroids and for uterine artery embolization
    Thomas K Rhee
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:411-8. 2007
    ..To determine the suitability of the rabbit VX2 tumor animal model for uterine fibroids and uterine artery embolization (UAE)...
  54. ncbi request reprint The effect of catheter-directed CT angiography on yttrium-90 radioembolization treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Thomas K Rhee
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1085-91. 2005
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Unresectable solitary hepatocellular carcinoma not amenable to radiofrequency ablation: multicenter radiology-pathology correlation and survival of radiation segmentectomy
    Michael Vouche
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology and Division of Interventional Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
    Hepatology 60:192-201. 2014
    ..4 months. Univariate analysis demonstrated a survival benefit for Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) 0 patients. In the multivariate model, age <65, ECOG 0, and Child-Pugh A were characteristics associated with longer survival...
  56. pmc Palliative nonvascular interventions
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
    Semin Intervent Radiol 24:391-7. 2007
    ..The following discussion addresses the various nonvascular interventions available to these patients, including the indications and limitations of these procedures...
  57. ncbi request reprint Combination treatment of vertebral metastases using image-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation and vertebroplasty: a case report
    Ryan J Halpin
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 63:469-74; discussion 474-5. 2005
    ..We describe a case of vertebral metastases treated with a combination of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and vertebroplasty in a single session...