Percutaneous sclerotherapy for vascular malformations: a systematic review.

  title={Percutaneous sclerotherapy for vascular malformations: a systematic review.},
  author={Stefanie Lynette Gurgacz and Luis A Zamora and Norman Scott},
  journal={Annals of vascular surgery},
  volume={28 5},
BACKGROUND This systematic review assessed the available published evidence on the safety and efficacy of percutaneous sclerotherapy for patients with congenital vascular malformations. METHODS A systematic search of various electronic bibliographic databases was conducted in May 2013. A grey literature search was also performed. Study selection, data extraction, and assessment of study quality were undertaken by one reviewer and checked by another reviewer. RESULTS One systematic review… CONTINUE READING