Colorectal liver metastases

Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in July 2016.

14 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in July 2016.

Introduction:

Interventional oncology is playing a strong part in the multidisciplinary treatment of colorectal metastases. The liver is the most common site for metastases originating from tumours located in sites that initially drain via the portal circulation and specifically for colorectal carcinoma: metastatic liver disease ranges from 10-25% with more than half of these patients having extra-hepatic  disease as well (in lungs, lymph nodes etc.).

As discussed in the introductory video above, percutaneous and intra-vascular IO therapies mainly targeting liver and lung are well tolerated by patients and are governed by satisfactory efficacy and safety rates resulting in prolonged survival. Recent studies report statistically significant better survival in patients who combine chemotherapy and ablation than chemotherapy alone in patients with metastatic liver disease with colorectal carcinoma.

Compiled by Dimitrios Filippiadis and Thierry de Baère, this educational package examines the rational for the various therapy options (local ablation, radioembolisation, TACE, etc.), offers a critical appraisal of current guidelines, and addresses key clinical considerations such as combination therapies, an individualised approach, clinical markers and follow-up.

Further Reading:

Thermal ablation of colorectal liver metastases: a position paper by an international panel of ablation experts, the interventional oncology sans frontières meeting 2013
Gillams A, Goldberg N, Ahmed M, et al.
Eur Radiol. 2015; 25(12): 3438–3454.
doi:10.1007/s00330-015-3779-z.

Interventional oncology for liver and lung metastases from colorectal cancer: The current state of the art.
de Baere T, Tselikas L, Pearson E, Yevitch S, Boige V, Malka D, Ducreux M, Goere D, Elias D, Nguyen F, Deschamps F.
Diagn Interv Imaging. 2015 Jun;96(6):647-54. 

Local recurrence rates after radiofrequency ablation or resection of colorectal liver metastases. Analysis of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer #40004 and #40983.
Tanis E, Nordlinger B, Mauer M, Sorbye H, van Coevorden F, Gruenberger T, Schlag PM, Punt CJ, Ledermann J, Ruers TJ.
Eur J Cancer. 2014 Mar;50(5):912-9.

Radiofrequency ablation combined with systemic treatment versus systemic treatment alone in patients with non-resectable colorectal liver metastases: a randomized EORTC Intergroup phase II study (EORTC 40004).
Ruers T, Punt C, Van Coevorden F, Pierie JP, Borel-Rinkes I, Ledermann JA, Poston G, Bechstein W, Lentz MA, Mauer M, Van Cutsem E, Lutz MP, Nordlinger B; EORTC Gastro-Intestinal Tract Cancer Group, Arbeitsgruppe Lebermetastasen und—tumoren in der Chirurgischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft Onkologie (ALM-CAO) and the National Cancer Research Institute Colorectal Clinical Study Group (NCRI CCSG).
Ann Oncol. 2012 Oct;23(10):2619-26. Epub 2012 Mar 19.

ESIRonline presentations:

Oncologic Interventions: Bone

Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in June 2016.

13 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in June 2016.

Introduction:

Interventional oncology is playing an increasingly important role in the field of bone cancers: not only does it offer local tumour control and effective pain palliation by means of ablation, but further techniques have been developed to provide structural support or reduce pre-operative bleeding. Get a quick overview with this ECIO 2016 video:

The local tumour control offered by thermal ablation is undoubtedly an important tool in the oncology arsenal, but in weight-bearing locations, structural support is mandatory and can be performed by cement injection, percutaneous osteosynthesis with screws and other metallic implants, or combined hybrid techniques. Embolisation can be performed either pre-operatively for bleeding reduction or for pain palliation, but good patient selection and thorough anatomical knowledge is, naturally, a deciding factor in the efficacy of all of these therapies.

This topic package, compiled by Thierry de Baère and Dimitrios Filippiadis, offers a comprehensive overview of the palliative and curative IO therapies available, and features the latest clinical data, advice on tools and imaging, and guided “how I do it” videos.


Further Reading:

Quality improvement guidelines for bone tumour management.
Gangi A, Tsoumakidou G, Buy X, Quoix E.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2010 Aug;33(4):706-13. Epub 2010 Feb 12.
doi: 10.1007/s00270-009-9738-9.

Percutaneous osteosynthesis in the pelvis in cancer patients.
Deschamps F, de Baere T, Hakime A, Pearson E, Farouil G, Teriitehau C, Tselikas L
Eur Radiol. 2016 Jun;26(6):1631-9. doi: 10.1007/s00330-015-3971-1. Epub 2015 Aug 30.

Percutaneous Long Bone Cementoplasty for Palliation of Malignant Lesions of the Limbs: A Systematic Review.
Cazzato RL, Palussière J, Buy X, Denaro V, Santini D, Tonini G, Grasso RF, Zobel BB, Poretti D, Pedicini V, Balzarini L, Lanza E.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2015 Dec;38(6):1563-72. Epub 2015 Mar 24.
doi: 10.1007/s00270-015-1082-7.

Percutaneous Augmented Peripheral Osteoplasty in Long Bones of Oncologic Patients for Pain Reduction and Prevention of Impeding Pathologic Fracture: The Rebar Concept.
Kelekis A, Filippiadis D, Anselmetti G, Brountzos E, Mavrogenis A, Papagelopoulos P, Kelekis N, Martin JB.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016 Jan;39(1):90-6. Epub 2015 Jun 6.
doi: 10.1007/s00270-015-1138-8.

Percutaneous image-guided cryoablation of painful metastases involving bone: multicenter trial.
Callstrom MR, Dupuy DE, Solomon SB, Beres RA, Littrup PJ, Davis KW, Paz-Fumagalli R, Hoffman C, Atwell TD, Charboneau JW, Schmit GD, Goetz MP, Rubin J, Brown KJ, Novotny PJ, Sloan JA.
Cancer. 2013 Mar 1;119(5):1033-41. 

Motor evoked potential monitoring during cryoablation of musculoskeletal tumors.
Kurup AN, Morris JM, Boon AJ, Strommen JA, Schmit GD, Atwell TD, Carter RE, Brown MJ, Wass CT, Rose PS, Callstrom MR.
J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Nov;25(11):1657-64. Epub 2014 Sep 22.
Doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2014.08.006.


ESIRonline presentations:

Oncologic Interventions: Lung

Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in May 2016.

13 Presentations Within 9 Sessions


Topic Package with expert video in Interventional Oncology, compiled by T. de Baère and D. Filippiadis in May 2016.

Introduction:

Lung ablation, along with clinical data and multi-disciplinary management of primary and secondary tumours, was a highlight of this year’s ECIO congress. Find out more in this expert video from ECIO 2016:

Interventional oncology provides percutaneous techniques for diagnosis (e.g. biopsy), therapy (e.g. ablation) and palliation (ablation, embolisation) of both primary and secondary lung lesions. Organ-specific differences in the lung favour ablation, since the heat insulation and low electrical conductivity provided by air around the tumour result in larger ablation volumes.

Careful patient selection governs the efficacy of local therapies in the curative setting, and this topic package seeks to give a comprehensive overview of the current recommendations, regarding not only this, but also tools, techniques and expert advice.


Further Reading:

Systemic Versus Local Therapies for Colorectal Cancer Pulmonary Metastasis: What to Choose and When?
Ibrahim T, Tselikas L, Yazbeck C, Kattan J. 
J Gastrointest Cancer. 2016 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Standards of practice: guidelines for thermal ablation of primary and secondary lung tumors.
Pereira PL, Masala S
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE). Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2012 Apr;35(2):247-54.

A national analysis of the complications, cost, and mortality of percutaneous lung ablation.
Welch BT, Brinjikji W, Schmit GD, Callstrom MR, Kurup AN, Cloft HJ, Woodrum DA, Nichols FC, Atwell TD.
J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2015 Jun;26(6):787-91.
doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2015.02.019. Epub 2015 Apr 10.

Evaluating Cryoablation of Metastatic Lung Tumors in Patients--Safety and Efficacy: The ECLIPSE Trial--Interim Analysis at 1 Year.
de Baere T, Tselikas L, Woodrum D, Abtin F, Littrup P, Deschamps F, Suh R, Aoun HD, Callstrom M.
J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Oct;10(10):1468-74.

Radiofrequency ablation is a valid treatment option for lung metastases: experience in 566 patients with 1037 metastases.
de Baère T, Aupérin A, Deschamps F, Chevallier P, Gaubert Y, Boige V, Fonck M, Escudier B, Palussiére J.
Ann Oncol. 2015 May;26(5):987-91.
doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdv037. Epub 2015 Feb 16.

ESIRonline presentations:

Embolisation of peripheral and pulmonary AVMs: an update

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by S. Müller-Hülsbeck in April 2016.

32 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by S. Müller-Hülsbeck in April 2016.

Further Reading

Transcatheter Arterial Embolization with n-Butyl Cyanoacrylate for the Treatment of Acquired Uterine Vascular Malformations.
Picel AC, Koo SJ, Roberts AC.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016 Mar 28. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 27021069

The retrograde transvenous push-through method: a novel treatment of peripheral arteriovenous malformations with dominant venous outflow.
Wohlgemuth WA, Müller-Wille R, Teusch VI, Dudeck O, Cahill AM, Alomari AI, Uller W.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2015 Jun;38(3):623-31. doi: 10.1007/s00270-015-1063-x. Epub 2015 Mar 12.
PMID: 25762488
 

ESIRonline presentations:

SIRT for HCC and liver metastases: an update

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in February 2016.

31 Presentations Within 14 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in February 2016.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Standards of Practice in Transarterial Radioembolization
Andreas H. Mahnken • Carlo Spreafico • Geert Maleux • Thomas Helmberger • Tobias F. Jakobs
© Springer Science+Business Media New York and the CIRSE, 2013 

Research reporting standards for radioembolization of hepatic malignancies
Salem et al., J Vasc Interv Radiol. (2011) 22:265-78
© SIR, 2011

ACR–SIR practice parameter for radioembolization with microsphere brachytherapy device (RMBD) for treatment of liver malignancies
© ACR, 2014

The CIRSE Registry for SIR-Spheres Therapy (CIRT)

ESIRonline presentations:

Prostate Embolisation

Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by M. Bezzi in January 2016.

24 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by M. Bezzi in January 2016.

ESIRonline presentations:

Aortic stent grafting: an update

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in December 2015.

10 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in December 2015.

Quality Improvement Guidelines

Standard of Practice for the Endovascular Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Type B Dissections
Fabrizio Fanelli • Michael D. Dake
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2009) 32:849–860
© The Author(s) 2009

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Imaging Detection and Treatment of Endoleaks following Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR)
T. Rand • R. Uberoi • B. Cil • G. Munneke • D. Tsetis
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2013) 36:35–45
© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC and CIRSE, 2012

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
T. Gregory Walker, MD, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, MD, Kalpana Yeddula, MBBS, Stephan Wicky, MD, Sanjoy Kundu, MD, Peter Drescher, MD, B. Janne d’Othee, MD, MPH, Steven C. Rose, MD, and John F. Cardella, MD
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2010; 21:1632–1655
© SIR, 2010

ESIRonline presentations:

Renal tumour ablation: an update

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by G. Mauri in November 2015.

22 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by G. Mauri in November 2015.

Relevant Literature and Quality Improvement Guidelines:

Image-guided tumor ablation: standardization of terminology and reporting criteria--a 10-year update. Ahmed M, Solbiati L, Brace CL, Breen DJ, Callstrom MR, Charboneau JW, Chen MH, Choi BI, de Baère T, Dodd GD 3rd, Dupuy DE, Gervais DA, Gianfelice D, Gillams AR, Lee FT Jr, Leen E, Lencioni R, Littrup PJ, Livraghi T, Lu DS, McGahan JP, Meloni MF, Nikolic B, Pereira PL, Liang P, Rhim H, Rose SC, Salem R, Sofocleous CT, Solomon SB, Soulen MC, Tanaka M, Vogl TJ, Wood BJ, Goldberg SN; International Working Group on Image-guided Tumor Ablation; Interventional Oncology Sans Frontières Expert Panel; Technology Assessment Committee of the Society of Interventional Radiology,; Standard of Practice Committee of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe. Radiology. 2014 Oct;273(1):241-60. doi: 10.1148/radiol.14132958. Epub 2014 Jun 13

Renal cell carcinoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up. Escudier B, Porta C, Schmidinger M, Algaba F, Patard JJ, Khoo V, Eisen T, Horwich A; ESMO Guidelines Working Group. Ann Oncol. 2014 Sep;25 Suppl 3:iii49-56. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdu259. No abstract available. Erratum in: Ann Oncol. 2015 Sep;26 Suppl 5:v174-7.

EAU guidelines on renal cell carcinoma: 2014 update. Ljungberg B, Bensalah K, Canfield S, Dabestani S, Hofmann F, Hora M, Kuczyk MA, Lam T, Marconi L, Merseburger AS, Mulders P, Powles T, Staehler M, Volpe A, Bex A. Eur Urol. 2015 May;67(5):913-24. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.01.005. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Reporting standards for percutaneous thermal ablation of renal cell carcinoma. Clark TW, Millward SF, Gervais DA, Goldberg SN, Grassi CJ, Kinney TB, Phillips DA, Sacks D, Cardella JF; Technology Assessment Committee of the Society of Interventional Radiology. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 Jul;20(7 Suppl):S409-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2009.04.013. No abstract available.

Systematic review and meta-analysis of thermal ablation versus surgical nephrectomy for small renal tumours. Katsanos K, Mailli L, Krokidis M, McGrath A, Sabharwal T, Adam A. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2014 Apr;37(2):427-37. doi: 10.1007/s00270-014-0846-9. Epub 2014 Jan 31

ESIRonline presentations:

Carotid and supra-aortic interventions

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by F. Fanelli in October 2015.

12 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by F. Fanelli in October 2015.

Quality Improvement Guidelines:

CIRSE Quality Assurance Guidelines for the Endovascular Treatment of Occlusive Lesions of the Subclavian and Innominate Arteries
Original document: Elias N. Brountzos, Katerina Malagari, and Dimitrios A. Kelekis  
Revision: Andreas H. Mahnken and Stefan Müller‐Hülsbeck (2013)
© CIRSE, 2013

ESIRonline presentations:

Spinal interventions and bone tumour ablation

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by D. Filippiadis in September 2015.

12 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by D. Filippiadis in September 2015.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Bone Tumour Management
Gangi, A., Tsoumakidou, G., Buy, X., Quoix, E., 2010. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33, 706–713. doi:10.1007/s00270-009-9738-9

Quality Assurance Guidelines for Percutaneous Treatments of Intervertebral Discs
A. Kelekis et al., CIRSE Standards of Practice
© CIRSE, 2010

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
A. Gangi et al., CIRSE Standards of Practice
© CIRSE, 2006

ESIRonline presentations:

Women's health

Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in July 2015.

23 Presentations Within 6 Sessions


Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in July 2015.

ESIRonline presentations:

TIPS and portal vein interventions

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by V. Válek in June 2015.

16 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by V. Válek in June 2015.

Quality Improvement Guidelines:

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS)
Antonin Krajina • Petr Hulek • Tomas Fejfar • Vlastimil Valek
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2012) 35:1295–1300
DOI 10.1007/s00270-012-0493-y

ESIRonline presentations:

Venous interventions and IVC filters

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Bezzi in May 2015.

15 Presentations Within 6 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Bezzi in May 2015.

Quality improvement guidelines:

CIRSE Guidelines: 
Quality Improvement Guidelines for Percutaneous Inferior Vena Cava Filter Placement for the Prevention of Pulmonary Embolism
J.A. Reekers, CIRSE Standards of Practice
© CIRSE, 2009

SIR Guidelines: 
Quality Improvement Guidelines for the Performance of Inferior Vena Cava Filter Placement for the Prevention of Pulmonary Embolism
Drew M. Caplin, MD, Boris Nikolic, MD, MBA, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, MD, Suvranu Ganguli, MD, Wael E.A. Saad, MD, and Darryl A. Zuckerman, MD, for the Society of Interventional Radiology Standards of Practice Committee
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2011; 22:1499-1506

Society of Interventional Radiology Position Statement: Treatment of Acute Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis with Use of Adjunctive Catheter-directed Intrathrombus Thrombolysis
Suresh Vedantham, MD, Steven F. Millward, MD, John F. Cardella, MD, Lawrence V. Hofmann, MD, Mahmood K. Razavi, MD, Clement J. Grassi, MD, David Sacks, MD, and Thomas B. Kinney, MD
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2006; 17:613–616

Reporting Standards for Endovascular Treatment of Lower Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis
Suresh Vedantham, MD, Clement J. Grassi, MD, Hector Ferral, MD, Nilesh H. Patel, MD, Patricia E. Thorpe, MD, Vittorio P. Antonacci, MD, Bertrand M. Janne d’Othe'e, MD, Lawrence V. Hofmann, MD, John F. Cardella, MD, Sanjoy Kundu, MD, Curtis A. Lewis, MD, MBA, Marc S. Schwartzberg, MD, Robert J. Min, MD, and David Sacks, MD, for the Technology Assessment Committee of the Society of Interventional Radiology
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2006; 17:417–434

Quality Improvement Guidelines for the Treatment of Lower Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis with Use of Endovascular Thrombus Removal
Suresh Vedantham, Akhilesh K. Sista, Seth J. Klein, Lina Nayak, Mahmood K. Razavi, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, Wael E. Saad, Sean R. Dariushnia, Drew M. Caplin, Christine P. Chao, Suvranu Ganguli, T. Gregory Walker, Boris Nikolic, Society of Interventional Radiology and Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe Standards of Practice Committees 
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2014; 25:1317–1325 (JVIR)

ESIRonline presentations:

Embolisation in trauma haemorrhage: an update

Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in December 2014.

30 Presentations Within 6 Sessions


Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in December 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

CIRSE Guidelines: Quality Improvement Guidelines for Endovascular Treatment of Traumatic Hemorrhage
Sam Chakraverty • Karen Flood • David Kessel • Simon McPherson • Tony Nicholson • Charles E. Ray Jr. • Iain Robertson • Otto M. van Delden
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2012) 35:472–482
DOI 10.1007/s00270-012-0339-7

ESIRonline presentations:

Gastrointestinal Interventions

Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Krokidis in December 2014.

10 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Krokidis in December 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

QUALITY ASSURANCE GUIDELINES FOR PLACEMENT OF GASTRODUODENAL STENTS
T Sabharwal FRCSI FRCR, FG Irani MD FRCR, A Adam FRCP FRCS FRCR
Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Foundation Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK 

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT GUIDELINES FOR PLACEMENT OF OESOPHAGEAL STENTS
Tarun Sabharwal, FRCR, FRCSI, Jose P. Morales, MD, Farah G. Irani, MBBS, MD, Andreas Adam, FRCR, FRCP, FRCS
Department of Interventional Radiology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital Trust London, UK 

ESIRonline presentations:

BTK intervention

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in December 2014.

17 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in December 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Below-the-knee Interventions
H. van Overhagen • S. Spiliopoulos • D. Tsetis
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2013) 36:302–311
DOI 10.1007/s00270-013-0550-1

ESIRonline presentations:

HCC: transarterial treatments

Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by I. Bargellini in October 2014.

11 Presentations Within 10 Sessions


Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by I. Bargellini in October 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Standards of Practice in Transarterial Radioembolization
Andreas H. Mahnken • Carlo Spreafico • Geert Maleux • Thomas Helmberger • Tobias F. Jakobs
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2013) 36:613–622
DOI 10.1007/s00270-013-0600-8

Quality-Improvement Guidelines for Hepatic Transarterial Chemoembolization
Antonio Basile • Gianpaolo Carrafiello • Anna Maria Ierardi • Dimitrios Tsetis • Elias Brountzos
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol
DOI 10.1007/s00270-012-0423-z

ESIRonline presentations:

SFA: from standard treatment to medicated devices

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by F. Fanelli in August 2014.

11 Presentations Within 6 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by F. Fanelli in August 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Standards of practice for superficial femoral and popliteal artery angioplasty and stenting.
Katsanos K, Tepe G, Tsetis D, Fanelli F. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2014 Jun;37(3):592-603. Epub 2014 Apr 11.

ESIRonline presentations:

Stroke Intervention

Topic Package in Neurointerventions, compiled by L. Hechelhammer in June 2014.

18 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Neurointerventions, compiled by L. Hechelhammer in June 2014.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Multisociety consensus quality improvement guidelines for intraarterial catheter-directed treatment of acute ischemic stroke, from the American Society of Neuroradiology, Canadian Interventional Radiology Association, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery, European Society of Minimally Invasive Neurological Therapy, and Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology.

Sacks D, Black CM, Cognard C, Connors JJ 3rd, Frei D, Gupta R, Jovin TG, Kluck B, Meyers PM, Murphy KJ, Ramee S, Rüfenacht DA, Bernadette Stallmeyer MJ, Vorwerk D; American Society of Neuroradiology; Canadian Interventional Radiology Association; Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe; Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions; Society of Interventional Radiology; Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery; European Society of Minimally Invasive Neurological Therapy; Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2013 Feb;24(2):151-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2012.11.028. Epub 2013 Jan 28. PMID: 23369552 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

ESIRonline presentations:

Lung tumour ablation

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by F. Orsi in April 2014.

14 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by F. Orsi in April 2014.

ESIRonline presentations:

Liver tumour ablation: an update

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in March 2014.

17 Presentations Within 6 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in March 2014.

ESIRonline presentations:

High-intensity focused ultrasound

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in February 2014.

17 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by M. Bezzi in February 2014.

ESIRonline presentations:

Biliary interventions

Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Bezzi in August 2013.

14 Presentations Within 7 Sessions


Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by M. Bezzi in August 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography and Biliary Drainage
A. Hatzidakis, CIRSE Standards of Practice
© CIRSE, 2005

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography, Biliary Drainage, and Percutaneous Cholecystostomy
W.E.A.Saad et al., J Vasc Interv Radiol 2010; 21:789–795.
© SIR, 2010

American College of Radiology. ACR Appropriateness Criteria®: Radiologic Management of Benign and Malignant Biliary Obstruction.
© ACR, 2012

ESIRonline presentations:

Bleeding Embolization

Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in April 2013.

13 Presentations Within 5 Sessions


Topic Package in Embolisation, compiled by F. Wolf in April 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Transcatheter Embolization for Acute Gastrointestinal Nonvariceal Hemorrhage
V. Valek, J. Husty; Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. (2012): 1-5
© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC and CIRSE, 2012

ESIRonline presentations:

Renal tumor ablation

Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by F. Orsi in March 2013.

12 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package in Interventional Oncology, compiled by F. Orsi in March 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Reporting Standards for Percutaneous Thermal Ablation of Renal Cell Carcinoma
W.I. Timothy et al. for the Technology Assessment Committee of the Society of Interventional Radiology - J Vasc Interv Radiol (2006) 17:1563–1570
© SIR, 2006

Image-guided tumor ablation: standardization of terminology and reporting criteria
S.N. Goldberg et al., for the Technology Assessment Committee of the Society of Interventional Radiology; International Working Group on Image-Guided Tumor Ablation -  Radiology (2005) 235(3):728-39
© RSNA, 2005

Renal Cell Carcinoma Guideline
B. Ljungberg et al., European Urology (2007) 51:1502–1510
© European Association of Urology, 2007. Published by Elsevier B.V.

Renal cell carcinoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up
B. Escudier et al.on behalf of the ESMO Guidelines Working Group - Ann Oncol (2012) 23 (suppl 7): vii65-vii71.
© The Author, 2012. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of ESMO.

Guidelines on renal cell carcinoma
B. Ljungberg et al., Arnhem, The Netherlands: European Association of Urology (EAU); 2010 Apr. 44 p.
© European Association of Urology, 2010

Guideline for Management of the Clinical Stage 1 Renal Mass
A.C. Novick et al., American Urological Association; 2009.
© 2009 American Urological Association Education and Research, Inc.®

ESIRonline presentations:

Renal access

Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by P. Haslam in March 2013.

5 Presentations Within 4 Sessions


Topic Package in Non-vascular Interventions, compiled by P. Haslam in March 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Percutaneous Nephrostomy
P. Ramchandani et al., J Vasc Interv Radiol (2003) 14:S277–S281
© SIR, 2003

ESIRonline presentations:

Treatment of aorto-iliac occlusive disease

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in February 2013.

8 Presentations Within 4 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in February 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Standard of Practice for the Interventional Management of Isolated Iliac Artery Aneurysms
Uberoi et al., Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2011) 34:3–13
© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) 2010

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Endovascular Treatment of Iliac Artery Occlusive Disease
Tsetis et al., Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2008) 31:238–245 
© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007

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Aortic stent-grafting

Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in February 2013.

12 Presentations Within 8 Sessions


Topic Package in Vascular Interventions, compiled by A.H. Mahnken in February 2013.

Quality improvement guidelines:

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Walker et al., J Vasc Interv Radiol (2010) 21:1632–1655
© SIR, 2010

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