Division of Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Current Vascular & Interventional Radiology Research

GORE® Carotid Stent Clinical Study for the treatment of carotid artery stenosis in patients at increased risk for adverse events from carotid endarterectomy - The Gore SCAFFOLD Clinical Study.

Evaluation of the GORE® VIABAHN BALLOON EXPANDABLE ENDOPROSTHESIS (VIABAHN BX) for the Treatment of Occlusive Disease in the Common and External Iliac Arteries.

Carotid Revascularization and Medical Management for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis Trial (Crest 2).

The Added Value of Fluoroscopy and Venography in Percutaneous Treatment of Varicose Veins.

Evaluating the differences in complications of arm venous access ports versus internal jugular based venous access ports.

Safety and Efficacy of Conventional Trans-Arterial Chemoembolization (cTACE) followed by Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation (pRFA) of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Recent Publications

Guimaraes M, Alger M, Yamada R, Anderson M, Hannegan C, Schonholz C, Adams J, Sachs B. Abstract: “Time-driven activity-based cost accounting methodology to improve cost-effectiveness in vascular and interventional radiology service at a large university academic medical center”. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Volume 27: 3S. March 2016. Page S46.

Guimaraes M, Yamada R, Anderson M, Hannegan C, Selby J, Schonholz C. Abstract: “Radial access for interventional radiology procedures. Just an alternative access or an excellent model aligned with the upcoming changes of the Health care reform?” Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Volume 27: 3S. March 2016. Page S47.

Gilbert PJ, Sanders K, Bourgeois AC, Semaan A, Guimaraes MS. “Percutaneous Iliocaval Construction to Treat Symptomatic Chronic Lower Extremity Venous Insufficiency”. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2016; 27:1168-1169.

Sarwar A, Hawkins CM, Bresnahan BW, Carlos RC, Guimaraes M, et al. “Evaluating the Costs of IR in Health Care Delivery: Proceedings from a Society of Interventional Radiology Research Consensus Panel”. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2017; 28:1475-1486.

Parodi J, Bates MC, Ohki T, Schonholz C. “History of Proximal Carotid Protection and Flow Reversal”. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 2017, Vol. 24(2), 271-274.

Editorial: Di Marco L, Anderson MB. “The new Interventional Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology dual certificate: “higher standards, better education”’. Insights Imaging (2016) 7:163-165.

Poster: Hill J, Picard M, Bradshaw M, Chapin R, Stalcup S, Anderson MB, et al. “The Evolution of a Clinical Competency Committee”. Presented at AUR (Association of University Radiologists) Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. March 29 – April 1, 2016.

DiMarco L, Anderson MB."The New Interventional Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology Dual Certificate: Higher standards to better education". Insights Into Imaging: the official journal of the European Society of Radiology. (2016) 7:163-165.

Picard M, Nelson R, Roebel J, Collins H, Anderson BA. “Use of Low-Fidelity Simulation Laboratory Training for Teaching Radiology Residents CT-Guided Procedures”. Journal of the American College of Radiology 13, no. 11(2016): 1363-1368.

Orwat KP, Beckham TH, Cooper SL, Ashenafi MS, Anderson BA, Guimaraes M, Yamada R, Marshall DT. “Pretreatment albumin may aid in patient selection for intrahepatic Y-90 microsphere transarterial radioembolization (TARE) for malignancies of the liver”. J Gastrointest Oncol 2017;8(6):1072-1078.

Bassaco B, Anderson MB, Camacho JC, Guimaraes M, Hannegan C, Yamada R. “Safety and efficacy of combined liver transarterial embolization and ablation using cone beam CT navigation”. SIR (Society of Interventional Radiology) 2018. Los Angeles, CA. March 17-22, 2018.

Yamada R, Guimaraes M, Schonholz C. “Vascular Trauma: Be Ready for Anything”. Endovascular Today. January 2016, Vol. 15, No. 1. Pages 50-55.

Yamada R, Miller C, Guimaraes M. Schonholz C. “Overview of Endovascular Management of Traumatic Carotid Lesions”. Endovascular Today. January 2016, Vol. 15, No. 1. Pages 79-82.

Bourgeois A, Egbert R, Gilbert P, Sanders K, Yamada R, Anderson M, Guimaraes M. Abstract: “Patent hemostasis modified technique in transradial interventional procedures”. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Volume 27: 3S. March 2016. Page S75.

Pryor W, Bourgeois A, Sanders K, Gilbert P, Egbert R, Yamada R, Guimaraes M. Abstract: “Radial access for liver-directed therapy: a single center prospective study”. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Volume 27: 3S. March 2016. Page S196.

Gilbert P, Arrington D, Yamada R, Hannegan C, Anderson MB, Selby Jr B, Guimaraes M. “Protective techniques in image-guided percutaneous hepatic ablations”. Intervent Oncol 360. 2016;4(5):E75-E85.

Yamada R, Bracewell S, Bassaco B, Camacho J, Anderson BA, Conrad A, Lynn C, Burns P, Collins H, Guimaraes, M. “Transradial Versus Transfemoral Arterial Access in Liver Cancer Embolization: Randomized Trial to Assess Patient Satisfaction”. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2017 Nov 15. pii: S1051-0443.

Elmunzer BJ, Feussner DJ, Payne KM, Nadig SN, and Yamada R. “Video of the Month: Combined Endoscopic-Percutaneous Biliary Restoration Following Severe Bile Duct Injury During Cholecystectomy”. Am J Gastroenterol 2018;113:329.