Angiography and embolisation for solid abdominal organ injury in adults - a current perspective

@inproceedings{Wallis2010AngiographyAE,
  title={Angiography and embolisation for solid abdominal organ injury in adults - a current perspective},
  author={Adam Wallis and Michael D. Kelly and Lyn M. Jones},
  booktitle={World journal of emergency surgery : WJES},
  year={2010}
}
Over the past twenty years there has been a shift towards non-operative management (NOM) for haemodynamically stable patients with abdominal trauma. Embolisation can achieve haemostasis and salvage organs without the morbidity of surgery, and the development and refinement of embolisation techniques has widened the indications for NOM in the management of… CONTINUE READING