Quality improvement guidelines for uterine artery embolization for symptomatic leiomyomata CARDIOVASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY Hovsepian, D. M., Siskin, G. P., Bonn, J., Cardella, J. F., Clark, T. W., Lampmann, L. E., MILLER, D. L., Omary, R. A., Pelage, J. P., Rajan, D., Schwartzberg, M. S., Towbin, R. B., Walker, W. J., Sacks, D. 2004; 27 (4): 307-313


Uterine artery embolization (UAE) is assuming an important role in the treatment of women with symptomatic uterine leiomyomata worldwide. The following guidelines, which have been jointly published with the Society of Interventional Radiology in the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, are intended to ensure the safe practice of UAE by identifying the elements of appropriate patient selection, anticipated outcomes, and recognition of possible complications and their timely address.

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