Robert K Kerlan

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Massive vaginal hemorrhage after uterine fibroid embolization
    Robert K Kerlan
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1465-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of portal venous complications after liver transplantation
    David H Woo
    Interventional Radiology Section, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:233-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of tracheobronchial stent placement for benign disease
    Raymond H Thornton
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Radiology 240:273-82. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint 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
  5. doi request reprint 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
  6. doi request reprint Massive abdominal wall hemorrhage from injury to the inferior epigastric artery: a retrospective review
    Paul R Sobkin
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, University of California San Francisco, California, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:327-32. 2008
  7. doi request reprint 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
  8. pmc Excellent outcome following down-staging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation: an intention-to-treat analysis
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Hepatology 48:819-27. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Coil embolization of a tuboovarian anastomosis before uterine artery embolization to prevent nontarget particle embolization of the ovary
    Kristen A Wolanske
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1333-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Massive vaginal hemorrhage after uterine fibroid embolization
    Robert K Kerlan
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1465-7. 2003
    ..Pathologic evaluation of the uterus revealed ulceration of the endometrium overlying the necrotic fibroid. Physicians performing UFE should be aware of this rare but potentially life-threatening complication...
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of portal venous complications after liver transplantation
    David H Woo
    Interventional Radiology Section, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:233-9. 2007
    ..The review also covers management of portal hypertension by creating a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of tracheobronchial stent placement for benign disease
    Raymond H Thornton
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Radiology 240:273-82. 2006
    ..To retrospectively determine long-term outcomes in patients who have undergone tracheobronchial stent placement for benign diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint 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...
  5. doi request reprint 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...
  6. doi request reprint Massive abdominal wall hemorrhage from injury to the inferior epigastric artery: a retrospective review
    Paul R Sobkin
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, University of California San Francisco, California, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:327-32. 2008
    ..To identify the etiology of inferior epigastric artery injury (IEAI) in patients referred to the interventional radiology service and determine the efficacy of diagnostic imaging and embolization in these patients...
  7. doi request reprint 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
    ....
  8. pmc Excellent outcome following down-staging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation: an intention-to-treat analysis
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Hepatology 48:819-27. 2008
    ..2% and 92.1%, respectively. No patient had HCC recurrence after a median posttransplantation follow-up of 25 months. The only factor predicting treatment failure was pretreatment alpha-fetoprotein >1,000 ng/mL...
  9. ncbi request reprint Coil embolization of a tuboovarian anastomosis before uterine artery embolization to prevent nontarget particle embolization of the ovary
    Kristen A Wolanske
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1333-8. 2003
    ..In this case report, the authors describe a technique of selective coil embolization of a uterine artery-to-ovarian artery communication before UAE performed specifically to protect the ovary from nontarget embolization...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  11. 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)...
  12. doi request reprint 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. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Combination treatment of venous thoracic outlet syndrome: open surgical decompression and intraoperative angioplasty
    Darren B Schneider
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0222, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:599-603. 2004
    ..Therefore we initiated a prospective trial at 2 referral institutions to evaluate the safety and efficacy of combined thoracic outlet decompression with intraoperative PTA performed in 1 stage...
  15. doi request reprint 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
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Intravenous vasopressin for the prevention of nontarget gastrointestinal embolization during liver-directed cancer treatment: experimental study in a porcine model
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:1505-12. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential for intravenous vasopressin to reduce the risk of nontarget gastrointestinal embolization during transcatheter liver-directed cancer therapies in a porcine model...
  17. doi request reprint Vena cava filter scaffold to prevent migration of embolic materials in the treatment of a massive renal arteriovenous malformation
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:413-6. 2012
    ..We describe the use of an inferior vena cava filter as a scaffold to support complete vascular occlusion of a large renal AVM...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of TIPS in patients with hemophilia and cirrhosis
    Joshua P Beirne
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:309-12. 2007
    ..Outcomes after TIPS placement appear to be comparable to those in patients without hemophilia...
  20. pmc Radioembolization with 90Y glass microspheres for the treatment of unresectable metastatic liver disease from chemotherapy-refractory gastrointestinal cancers: final report of a prospective pilot study
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gastrointest Oncol 7:860-874. 2016
    ..This prospective pilot single-institution study was undertaken to document the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of radioembolization of liver-dominant metastatic gastrointestinal cancer using 90Y glass microspheres...
  21. doi request reprint 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...
  22. doi request reprint 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...
  23. doi request reprint 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...
  24. doi request reprint 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Orthopedic spinal and hip prostheses: effects of magnetic susceptibility artifacts during MR arteriography and venography of abdomen and pelvis
    Nicholas A Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Radiology 240:894-9. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with "ex vacuo" pneumothorax after thoracentesis
    Skorn Ponrartana
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:980-6. 2005
    ..To determine clinical outcome in patients who developed "ex vacuo" pneumothorax following thoracentesis and to assess the benefit of chest tube placement for this complication...
  27. ncbi request reprint 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...
  28. doi request reprint 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...
  29. doi request reprint 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...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint 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...
  32. doi request reprint 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 request reprint SIR 2003 film panel case 7: arterial thoracic outlet syndrome presenting with upper extremity emboli and posterior circulation stroke
    Susanna L Matsen
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0222, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:807-12. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Reversal of flow in the ovarian artery during uterine artery embolization
    Kristen A Wolanske
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:785-7. 2003
    ..This case report focuses on the potentially serious complication of flow reversal up the ovarian artery into the aorta during UAE...
  35. ncbi request reprint SIR 2003 film panel case 5: massive hemorrhage from portal vein disruption
    Robert K Kerlan
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:797-802. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Extensive peripheral, iliofemoral, and caval thrombosis in a 16-year-old girl
    Jeanne M LaBerge
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:133-7. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Inferior vena cava thrombosis after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt revision with a covered stent
    Joseph M Hoxworth
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:995-8. 2004
    ..Immediately after revision with the covered stent, she developed inferior vena cava (IVC) thrombosis. The potential causes and implications of this complication are discussed...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. doi request reprint Perforation of the IVC: rule rather than exception after longer indwelling times for the Günther Tulip and Celect retrievable filters
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M361, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:299-308. 2012
    ..This study was designed to assess the incidence, magnitude, and impact upon retrievability of vena caval perforation by Günther Tulip and Celect conical inferior vena cava (IVC) filters on computed tomographic (CT) imaging...
  41. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: regional therapy with a magnetic targeted carrier bound to doxorubicin in a dual MR imaging/ conventional angiography suite--initial experience with four patients
    Mark W Wilson
    Departments of Radiology and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Radiology 230:287-93. 2004
    ..64 to 0.91. The fraction of affected normal liver volume ranged from 0.07 to 0.30. The dual MR imaging/conventional angiography system shows promise for directing magnetically targeted tumor therapies...
  42. doi request reprint 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
    ....
  43. 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...
  44. doi request reprint 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint Residual thrombus within a retrievable IVC filter
    Robert K Kerlan
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:555-7. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint MR portal venography: preliminary results of fast acquisition without contrast material or breath holding
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:1179-84. 2002
    ....
  47. doi request reprint 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. ..
  48. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of absorbable gastropexy anchor indwelling time in 33 patients
    Jeremy C Durack
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10065, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1377-80. 2013
    ..To evaluate the time to absorbable suture gastropexy anchor release and gastropexy-related complications in patients receiving percutaneous image-guided transabdominal gastrostomy or gastrojejunostomy tube placement...
  49. doi request reprint 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...
  50. doi request reprint The changing face of percutaneous image-guided biopsy: molecular profiling and genomic analysis in current practice
    Dustyn Marshall
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1094-103. 2013
    ..This transformation in how disease is categorized and treated will depend on the ability to harvest tissue from tumors and analyze it appropriately. ..
  51. doi request reprint Intrapleural migration of a percutaneous transhepatic hemodialysis catheter
    Sharon W Kwan
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Vasc Access 13:115-7. 2012
    ..We report a complication of these catheters which has not been previously described in the literature. The mechanism for intrapleural migration and a way to avoid this potential complication are discussed...
  52. ncbi request reprint 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...
  53. pmc Integrated fellowship in vascular surgery and intervention radiology: a new paradigm in vascular training
    Louis M Messina
    Divisions of Vascular Surgery and Interventional Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Surg 236:408-414; discussion 414-5. 2002
    ..To evaluate an integrated fellowship in vascular surgery and interventional radiology initiated to train vascular surgeons in endovascular techniques and to train radiology fellows in clinical aspects of vascular diseases...
  54. ncbi request reprint Benign tracheobronchial stenoses: changes in short-term and long-term pulmonary function testing after expandable metallic stent placement
    Michael B Gotway
    Department of Radiology and Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA ucsf edu
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:564-72. 2002
    ..To determine the short- and long-term improvement in airflow dynamics in patients undergoing tracheobronchial stent placement for benign airway stenoses...
  55. ncbi request reprint SIR 2005 film panel case: peripheral embolization from cardiac myxoma
    Jade S Hiramoto
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1061-6. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Tesio catheter access for long-term maintenance hemodialysis
    Jonathan Wang
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0628, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 241:284-90. 2006
    ..To retrospectively determine the long-term outcome (>6 months) of placement of tunneled hemodialysis catheters...
  57. doi request reprint Is adrenal venous sampling necessary in all patients with hyperaldosteronism before adrenalectomy?
    Rasa Zarnegar
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:66-71. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether selective rather than universal use of adrenal vein sampling (AVS) may be warranted in patients with hyperaldosteronism to characterize and lateralize disease before adrenalectomy...
  58. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on downstaging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 11:1505-14. 2005
    ..3 and 81.8% at 1 and 2 yr, respectively. In conclusion, successful tumor downstaging can be achieved in the majority of carefully selected patients, but longer follow-up is needed to further access the risk of HCC recurrence after OLT...
  59. ncbi request reprint SCVIR 2002 Film Panel case 1: vasculitis associated with lymphoproliferative disease
    Jeanne M LaBerge
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:529-32. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy for the management of venous thoracic outlet syndrome
    Darren B Schneider
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of California San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:336-40. 2003
    ..To describe the successful use of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy as an adjunct to thrombolysis for acute subclavian vein thrombosis due to venous thoracic outlet syndrome...
  61. ncbi request reprint SCVIR 2002 film panel case 6: hematuria caused by ureteroarterial fistula
    Robert K Kerlan
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, M 364, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0628, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:644-7. 2002
  62. pmc Rates and predictors of plans for inferior vena cava filter retrieval in hospitalized patients
    John F Mission
    The University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:321-5. 2010
    ..However, because of the increased risk of deep vein thrombosis with permanent filters, placement of retrievable filters has been recommended. Little is known about the factors associated with planned retrieval of IVC filters...
  63. pmc Effect of advanced imaging technology on how biopsies are done and who does them
    Sharon W Kwan
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 256:751-8. 2010
    ..To assess national levels and trends in utilization of biopsy procedures during the past decade and investigate the relative roles of biopsy approaches (open, endoscopic, and percutaneous) and physician specialties...
  64. pmc Utilization of interventional oncology treatments in the United States
    Sharon W Kwan
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Rm M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1054-60. 2010
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint 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...
  66. ncbi request reprint SIR 2006 Annual Meeting Film Panel Case: Budd-Chiari syndrome in a patient with Cogan syndrome
    Michael J O'Brien
    Department of Radiology, Room M 361, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0628, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1881-3. 2006
  67. doi request reprint 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...
  68. ncbi request reprint SCVIR 2002 film panel case 5: traumatic injury to the circumflex humeral artery
    Darren B Schneider
    Divisions of Vascular Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:639-43. 2002
  69. ncbi request reprint Large asymptomatic hydropneumothorax after thoracentesis
    Jeanne M LaBerge
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1047-9. 2004
    ..Cases are drawn from the interventional radiology experience at the University of California San Francisco and are edited by Jeanne M. LaBerge, MD, and Robert K. Kerlan, Jr, MD...
  70. doi request reprint Selective arterial embolization of angiomyolipomas: a comparison of smaller and larger embolic agents
    Jacqueline D Villalta
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Urol 186:921-7. 2011
    ..Data are insufficient regarding the safety and efficacy of embolic agents. We compared transarterial embolization of angiomyolipomas using embolic agents of different sizes...
  71. ncbi request reprint Successful bilateral transaortic renal endarterectomy after failed renal artery angioplasty and stenting: a case report
    Laura K Pak
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:808-10. 2002
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Hepatic artery embolization for treatment of patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors: a commentary
    Jeffrey A Norton
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Cancer J 9:241-3. 2003
  73. ncbi request reprint SCVIR 2002 Film Panel case 4: massive intraperitoneal hemorrhage caused by peliosis hepatis
    Nickolas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, M 364, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 038, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:542-5. 2002
  74. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous salvage of a failing rex shunt
    Raymond H Thornton
    Section of Interventional Radiology and Image Guided Therapies, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:399-402. 2005
    ..Herein a patient is described who underwent angioplasty and stent placement across a shunt stenosis by ultrasound (US)--guided percutaneous transhepatic portal access. Follow-up US has demonstrated continued shunt patency...
  75. ncbi request reprint Sharp recanalization of a short esophageal occluding stricture in a patient with epidermolysis bullosa
    Raymond H Thornton
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:793-6. 2006
    ..Although esophageal strictures caused by epidermolysis bullosa are often treated with balloon dilations, complete obstruction has few effective therapies except esophagectomy with colonic replacement...