CIRSE 2009 Congress Newspaper

View IR Congress News featuring numerous articles by CIRSE 2009 lecturers!




Saturday issue (PDF download 1.2 MB) including

  • Introduction to health economic evaluations in reimbursement decisions
  • Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids - a patient driven treatment
  • Image guided pain management for UFE
  • Radioembolization (SIRT) - the use of cone-beam CT




  Sunday issue (PDF download 2.1 MB) including
  • New perspectives in urologic cryoablation
  • Endovascular treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection: Expanding indications
  • Lung tumour radiofrequency ablation: Where do we stand?
  • Covered metallic stents for palliation of biliary malignancies




  Monday issue (PDF download 2.2 MB) including
  • Tracheobronchial stents
  • BTK in diabetics
  • Percutaneous Gastrostomy and Gastrojejunostomy
  • Management of acute femoro-popliteal thrombosis




Tuesday issue (PDF download 941 KB) including
  • Techniques and results on subclavian stenosis/occlusion
  • Imaging and diagnosis of chronic venous insufficiency
  • Future of Catheter Guided Cancer Therapy
  • Drug eluting chemoembolization: Current issues in hepatocellular carcinoma