Embolization of AVMs for Cure

Interventional neurologist Johanna T. Fifi, MD, reviews the use of embolization to cure arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) in the brain, a controversial topic in the field of neurointerventional surgery. Dr. Fifi presents various cases to support the approach and discusses how advances in techniques and technology, as well as novel scoring metrics, make embolization a viable option for curing AVMs.

Chapters (Click to go to chapter start)

Introduction of current treatment options for AVMs
History of embolization for cure of AVMs in the brain and recent supporting evidence
Review of techniques and devices for curative embolization for AVMs
Case examples


January 5, 2022

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Physician's Channel - Mount Sinai New York

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Johanna Fifi, MD

Johanna Fifi, MD

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology
Mount Sinai Health System

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