The effect of catheter-directed CT angiography on yttrium-90 radioembolization treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{Rhee2005TheEO,
  title={The effect of catheter-directed CT angiography on yttrium-90 radioembolization treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Thomas K Rhee and Reed Ali Omary and Vanessa L. Gates and Taofic M Mounajjed and Andrew C. Larson and Omar Barakat and Kent T. Sato and Mary Frances Mulcahy and Stuart Gordon and Robert J. Lewandowski and Riad A Salem},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2005},
  volume={16 8},
  pages={1085-91}
}
PURPOSE Yttrium 90 radioembolization is a transcatheter therapy for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) that delivers internal radiation to tumors. In contrast to the usual method of lobar regional delivery, catheter-directed computed tomographic (CT) angiography was investigated as a potentially useful technique to evaluate the administration of… CONTINUE READING