William T Kuo

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi High-risk retrieval of adherent and chronically implanted IVC filters: techniques for removal and management of thrombotic complications
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3630, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1548-56. 2009
  2. doi Laser-Assisted Removal of Embedded Vena Cava Filters: A 5-Year First-in-Human Study
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    Chest . 2016
  3. doi Bard Denali inferior vena cava filter fracture and embolization resulting in cardiac tamponade: a device failure analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:111-5.e1. 2015
  4. doi Vena Tech LGM filter retrieval 16 years after implantation: piecemeal removal by intentional mechanical fracture
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1731-7. 2013
  5. doi Complex retrieval of fractured, embedded, and penetrating inferior vena cava filters: a prospective study with histologic and electron microscopic analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:622-630.e1; quiz 631. 2013
  6. doi Complex retrieval of embedded IVC filters: alternative techniques and histologic tissue analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:588-97. 2012
  7. doi Endovascular therapy for acute pulmonary embolism
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:167-79.e4; quiz 179. 2012
  8. doi Catheter-directed therapy for the treatment of massive pulmonary embolism: systematic review and meta-analysis of modern techniques
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3630, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1431-40. 2009
  9. doi The excimer laser sheath technique for embedded inferior vena cava filter removal
    William T Kuo
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5627, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1896-9. 2010
  10. doi Catheter-directed embolectomy, fragmentation, and thrombolysis for the treatment of massive pulmonary embolism after failure of systemic thrombolysis
    William T Kuo
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Chest 134:250-4. 2008

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Publications36

  1. doi High-risk retrieval of adherent and chronically implanted IVC filters: techniques for removal and management of thrombotic complications
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3630, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1548-56. 2009
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of aggressive techniques for retrieving adherent and chronically implanted inferior vena cava (IVC) filters...
  2. doi Laser-Assisted Removal of Embedded Vena Cava Filters: A 5-Year First-in-Human Study
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    Chest . 2016
    ..We evaluated the safety and effectiveness of the excimer laser-sheath technique for removing embedded IVC filters...
  3. doi Bard Denali inferior vena cava filter fracture and embolization resulting in cardiac tamponade: a device failure analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 26:111-5.e1. 2015
    ..Electron microscopic fragment analysis revealed high-cycle metal fatigue indicating the filter design failed to withstand this patient's natural inferior vena cava biomechanical motions. ..
  4. doi Vena Tech LGM filter retrieval 16 years after implantation: piecemeal removal by intentional mechanical fracture
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642 Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1731-7. 2013
    ..Cardiac preload was restored, allowing the patient to resume long-distance running, and he successfully completed a half-marathon 3 months after treatment...
  5. doi Complex retrieval of fractured, embedded, and penetrating inferior vena cava filters: a prospective study with histologic and electron microscopic analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:622-630.e1; quiz 631. 2013
    ..To elucidate mechanisms of filter fracture by radiographic and electron microscopic (EM) evaluation...
  6. doi Complex retrieval of embedded IVC filters: alternative techniques and histologic tissue analysis
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:588-97. 2012
    ..Histologic tissue analysis was performed to elucidate the pathologic effects of chronic filter implantation...
  7. doi Endovascular therapy for acute pulmonary embolism
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:167-79.e4; quiz 179. 2012
    ..This article reviews the current approach to endovascular therapy for acute PE in the context of appropriate diagnosis, risk stratification, and management of acute massive and acute submassive PE...
  8. doi Catheter-directed therapy for the treatment of massive pulmonary embolism: systematic review and meta-analysis of modern techniques
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3630, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:1431-40. 2009
    ..The authors used evidence-based methods to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of modern catheter-directed therapy (CDT) as an alternative treatment for massive PE...
  9. doi The excimer laser sheath technique for embedded inferior vena cava filter removal
    William T Kuo
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5627, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1896-9. 2010
    ..Endovascular laser ablation allowed facile separation of the filter from the IVC, without tearing of the tissues, and the filter was removed successfully without complication...
  10. doi Catheter-directed embolectomy, fragmentation, and thrombolysis for the treatment of massive pulmonary embolism after failure of systemic thrombolysis
    William T Kuo
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Chest 134:250-4. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of CDI as part of a treatment algorithm for life-threatening PE...
  11. ncbi Emergency retrieval of a G2 filter after complete migration into the right ventricle
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1177-82. 2007
    ..Percutaneous filter retrieval was successfully performed as a less-invasive alternative to open cardiothoracic surgery...
  12. ncbi Retrieval of trapped G√ľnther Tulip inferior vena cava filters: snare-over-guide wire loop technique
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, California 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1845-9. 2006
    ..In a series of four patients, each with an IVC filter refractory to capture by snare alone, the use of a snare-over-guide wire loop technique succeeded in retrieving the filter in all cases...
  13. doi Photothermal ablation with the excimer laser sheath technique for embedded inferior vena cava filter removal: initial results from a prospective study
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H 3651, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:813-23. 2011
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the excimer laser sheath technique for removing embedded inferior vena cava (IVC) filters...
  14. doi Consolidation of hepatic arterial inflow by embolization of variant hepatic arteries in preparation for yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Mohamed H K Abdelmaksoud
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1364-1371.e1. 2011
    ..The present study reviews the technical and clinical success of these consolidation procedures...
  15. doi Embolization of parasitized extrahepatic arteries to reestablish intrahepatic arterial supply to tumors before yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Mohamed H K Abdelmaksoud
    Division of Interventional Radiology, H 3646, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1355-62. 2011
    ..To perform embolization of parasitized extrahepatic arteries (EHAs) before radioembolization to reestablish intrahepatic arterial supply to large, peripheral tumors, and to evaluate the technical and clinical outcomes of this intervention...
  16. doi Correlation of the diameter of the left common iliac vein with the risk of lower-extremity deep venous thrombosis
    Stephanie Carr
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:1467-72. 2012
    ..This study was performed to model the probability of DVT based on LCIV diameter and apply this to a quantitative DVT risk factor scoring system...
  17. doi Development of new hepaticoenteric collateral pathways after hepatic arterial skeletonization in preparation for yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Mohamed H K Abdelmaksoud
    Division of Interventional Radiology, H 3646 Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1385-95. 2010
    ..Left untreated, they can serve as pathways for nontarget radioembolization. The authors reviewed the incidence, anatomy, management, and significance of collateral vessel formation in patients undergoing radioembolization...
  18. doi Common iliac vein stenosis and risk of symptomatic pulmonary embolism: an inverse correlation
    Keith T Chan
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Suite H 3630, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:133-41. 2011
    ..To test the hypothesis that a common iliac vein (CIV) stenosis may impair embolization of a large deep venous thrombosis (DVT) to the lungs, decreasing the incidence of a symptomatic pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  19. doi Imaging guidance with C-arm CT: prospective evaluation of its impact on patient radiation exposure during transhepatic arterial chemoembolization
    Nishita Kothary
    Division of Interventional Radiology, H 3652, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1535-43. 2011
    ..To prospectively evaluate the impact of C-arm CT on radiation exposure to hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients treated by chemoembolization...
  20. doi Common iliac vein stenosis: a risk factor for oral contraceptive-induced deep vein thrombosis
    Keith T Chan
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:537.e1-6. 2011
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  21. doi Safety and efficacy of percutaneous fiducial marker implantation for image-guided radiation therapy
    Nishita Kothary
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, H3652, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:235-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the safety and technical success rate of percutaneous fiducial marker implantation in preparation for image-guided radiation therapy...
  22. doi Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis: ten-year experience
    Tim Joseph
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:83-8.e1. 2012
    ..To review the clinical course of patients with acute cholecystitis treated by percutaneous cholecystostomy, and to identify risk factors retrospectively that predict outcome...
  23. doi Superselective Chemoembolization of HCC: Comparison of Short-term Safety and Efficacy between Drug-eluting LC Beads, QuadraSpheres, and Conventional Ethiodized Oil Emulsion
    Feng Duan
    From the Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Dr, Room H3646, Stanford, CA 94305 5642
    Radiology 278:612-21. 2016
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  24. doi Renewing focus on resident education: increased responsibility and ownership in interventional radiology rotations improves the educational experience
    Nishita Kothary
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, H3652, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1697-702. 2010
    ..To enhance the educational experience among residents rotating through interventional radiology (IR) by encouraging ownership and responsibility...
  25. doi Excimer laser-assisted removal of embedded inferior vena cava filters: a single-center prospective study
    William T Kuo
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology and Department of Pathology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:560-6. 2013
    ..Although chronically implanted inferior vena cava filters may result in filter-related morbidity, there is currently no routine option for removing such filters when they become firmly embedded along the vena cava endothelium...
  26. doi Portal venous remodeling after endovascular reduction of pediatric autogenous portosystemic shunts
    Jessica K Stewart
    Division of Interventional Radiology, H 3646, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:1199-205. 2011
    ..The innate plasticity of the pediatric portal venous system allowed for hypertrophy or development and maturation of cavernous transformations to accommodate increased hepatopetal blood flow and pressure...
  27. doi Computed tomography-guided percutaneous needle biopsy of indeterminate pulmonary pathology: efficacy of obtaining a diagnostic sample in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients
    Nishita Kothary
    Department of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, California, USA
    Clin Lung Cancer 11:251-6. 2010
    ....
  28. doi Incorporating cone-beam CT into the treatment planning for yttrium-90 radioembolization
    John D Louie
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:606-13. 2009
    ..The present study was performed to determine if cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) affects treatment planning as an adjunct to these conventional imaging modalities...
  29. doi Endovascular Management of May-Thurner Syndrome in Adolescents: A Single-Center Experience
    Roger E Goldman
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol . 2016
    ..To report a single-center experience in regard to the technique, safety, and clinical outcomes of endovascular therapy for treatment of May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) in adolescent patients...
  30. pmc Evidence-Based Evaluation of Inferior Vena Cava Filter Complications Based on Filter Type
    Steven E Deso
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California
    Semin Intervent Radiol 33:93-100. 2016
    ..The various FDA-approved IVC filter types were evaluated for device-specific complications based on best current evidence. This information can be used to guide and optimize clinical management in patients with indwelling IVC filters. ..
  31. doi Inferior Vena Cava Filter Elucidation: How to Identify Specific Inferior Vena Cava Filter Types on Multi-Detector-Row Computed Tomography Imaging
    Steven E Deso
    From the Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 40:596-602. 2016
    ..Therefore, our purpose was to present a practical method to identify the various IVC filter types that may be encountered on multi-detector-row computed tomography imaging. ..
  32. pmc Creation of an iOS and Android Mobile Application for Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filters: A Powerful Tool to Optimize Care of Patients with IVC Filters
    Steven E Deso
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California
    Semin Intervent Radiol 33:137-43. 2016
    ..A powerful electronic mobile application was successfully created to allow rapid identification of all IVC filter types and related complications. This application may be used to optimize the care of patients with IVC filters. ..
  33. ncbi Transcatheter treatment for lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    William T Kuo
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642 8648, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 7:143-50. 2004
    ..While recognizing that transcatheter therapy continues to evolve, the proposed indications for these current treatments are reviewed...
  34. ncbi Superselective microcoil embolization for the treatment of lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage
    William T Kuo
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1503-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of superselective microcoil embolization for the treatment of lower gastrointestinal (LGI) hemorrhage...
  35. doi Wire loop methods for retrieval of trapped inferior vena cava filters: 10-f versus 16-f sheath technique
    William T Kuo
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:956-7, author reply 957. 2008
  36. doi Catheter-directed intervention for acute pulmonary embolism: a shining saber
    William T Kuo
    Chest 133:317-8; author reply 318. 2008