Search Tag: Uterine Fibroids

IMAGING Management

#SIR2019: UFE safer than surgery for women

2019 26 Mar

 #SIR19ATX:  Research shows uterine fibroid embolisation is a durable treatment that results in fewer complications AUSTIN, TEXAS — Uterine fibroid embolisation ( UFE ) effectively treats uterine fibroids with fewer post-procedure complications compared to myomectomy , according to new research presented today at the Society... Read more

IMAGING Management

Less Invasive Treatment for Uterine Fibroids Underutilised

2017 07 Mar

Researchers in the U.S. have found that uterine fibroid embolisation (UFE), a minimally invasive treatment for uterine fibroids is vastly underutilised – especially in rural and smaller hospitals. Despite data showing that UFEs result in substantially lower costs and shorter hospital stays than hysterectomies, there were more than 65 times as many... Read more