In this Issue
The therapeutic advancements and data shaping modern image-guided intervention.
Guest Chief Medical Editor’s Page
By John A. Kaufman, MD, MS, Guest Chief Medical Editor
The past, present, and future role of liver-directed therapy.
By David M. Liu, MD, FRCP(C), FSIR; Ripal Gandhi, MD, FSVM; and Alda Lui Tam, MD, MBA
An overview of the interventional oncologist’s arsenal.
By Jeffrey R. Ramkaransingh, MD, and Matthew S. Johnson, MD, FSIR
Catheter-based therapies are effective for a diverse group of neoplasms.
By Christopher Molvar, MD; Andrew Lipnik, MD; Daniel Brown, MD; and Robert Lewandowski, MD
Fry, freeze, electrocute, or…?
By Brian T. Welch, MD; Thomas D. Atwell, MD; and Grant D. Schmit, MD
Changing the paradigm of treatment options for one of the most lethal cancers.
By Govindarajan Narayanan, MD, and Mehul H. Doshi, MD
An overview of the causes of cancer-related thrombosis and options for anticoagulation therapy.
By Thomas G. DeLoughery, MD, MACP, FAWM
Endovascular approaches for managing and treating emergent conditions
By Kevin Seals, MD; Scott Genshaft, MD; Ramsey Al-Hakim, MD; Brian Dubin, MD; and Stephen Kee, MD
A safe and effective treatment option to relieve the symptoms of chronic occlusion.
By Jonathan D. Steinberger, MD, and Ryan C. Schenning, MD
Interventional oncology sets aim on becoming the fourth pillar in the treatment of cancer.
With Michael C. Soulen, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE; Andreas Adam, MB, BS; and Lizbeth Kenny, MB, BS
Featured TechnologySponsored by Medtronic plc
Novel uses for detachable coils and microvascular plugs and how they are put into practice in the real world.
By Bulent Arslan, MD; Frank Hao, MD; Daniel Powell, MD; Vladimir Sheynzon, MD; John J. Park, MD, PhD; Jinha M. Park, MD, PhD; and Jason W. Mitchell, MD, MPH, MBA
CVO expert Lawrence “Rusty” Hofmann, MD, shares his view of the landscape, plus his crossing techniques and device preferences.
Ask the Experts: What is your practice’s current IVC filter retrieval protocol, and in which cases do you deviate from it?
With Deepak Sudheendra, MD, RPVI; Marie-France Giroux, MD; Matthew S. Johnson, MD, FSIR; Erin Murphy, MD; and Mark J. Garcia, MD, MS, FSIR
What happens when an interventional radiologist and IVC filter retrieval enthusiast starts a hashtag aimed at spreading the word on retrieval? We’re eager to find out …
By Robert K. Ryu, MD, FSIR
Featured TechnologySponsored by Zimmer Biomet
Investigating Cell Therapy to Address the Challenges of the Poor-Option Critical Limb Ischemia Patient
Experts discuss the potential for further investigation of cell therapy for the treatment of PAD/CLI
With Krishna J. Rocha-Singh, MD, FACC, FAHA; John R. Laird Jr, MD; and Mahmood Razavi, MD, FSIR
The inventor of the Angel catheter discusses insights learned from participation in the FDA’s early feasibility pilot program and his initiatives for the prevention of pulmonary embolism.