Biography

Ahmed Kamel Abdel Aal, MD, PhD, FSIR is a Professor of Radiology and Internal Medicine, the Chief of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and the Director of Interventional Radiology at LBJ Hospital in Houston. Dr. Kamel is American board certified in Radiology and Interventional Radiology. He received fellowship training in Vascular and Interventional Radiology as well as Neuroradiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Kamel holds Masters of Science and PhD degrees in Radiology. He was awarded the “Top ten faculty award for excellence in resident education” from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, the “Certificate of Merit Award” from the Radiological Society of North America, the “Certificate of Merit Award” from the American Roentgen Ray Society, the “Certificate of Outstanding performance in Veterans Affairs Radiology Service” and the “Louisville Slugger Award for best Board reviewer.” Dr. Kamel is also a fellow member of the Society of Interventional Radiology. His areas of clinical interest are Dialysis Interventions, Interventional Oncology, and Portal Hypertension Management.

 

 

CERTIFICATION:

  • Egyptian Board of Radiology, Cairo University, Egypt, 2000
  • American Board of Radiology, 2009
  • American Board of Interventional Radiology, Certificate and Added Qualification (CAQ), 2011

Education

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery
University of Cairo Medical School, Cairo, Egypt,1995
Masters of Science
University of Cairo Medical School, Cairo, Egypt, 2000
Philosophy of Doctorate, Diagnostic Radiology
University of Cairo Medical School, Cairo, Egypt, 2010
Internship
University of Cairo Medical School, Cairo, Egypt, 1996-1997
Diagnostic Radiology
University of Cairo Medical School, Cairo, Egypt, 1997-2000
Residency in Diagnostic Radiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Birmingham, Alabama, 2007
Fellowship in Vascular & Interventional Radiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Birmingham, Alabama, 2005
Fellowship in Neuroradiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Birmingham, Alabama, 2006

Research Information

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PAST GRANT SUPPORT:

Industry sponsored trials:

  1. Surefire vs. Endhole for DEB-TACE: Quantifying Hepatic Artery Embolization to Improve Outcomes (Comparison of Two Different Catheter Systems for DEB-TACE), Surefire Medical. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2017.
  2. A clinical study to survey the experience and acceptability by physicians using BTG-13-002 (LC Bead LumiTM) for embolization procedures. PI: Souheil Saddekni; 2017.
  3. A Traditional Feasibility study of Gemcitabine, Cisplatin, and 90Y TARE for Unresectable Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma (CTO 102254), Medical college of South Carolina. PI: Souheil Saddekni; 2017.
  4. Randomized study of IN.PACTTM AV access paclitaxel-coated percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon vs. standard PTA for the treatment of obstructive lesions in the native arteriovenous dialysis fistulae (AVF). PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2017.
  5. Hypoxic Changes in Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Following Trans Arterial Chemo Embolization and Stereotactic Radiation [18F] Fluoromisonidazole (FMISO) Imaging. PI: Janis O’Malley; 2017.
  6. A Prospective, Global, Multicenter, Single Arm Post-Approval Study Investing the Clinical Use and Safety of the Lutonix Drug Coated Balloon PTA Catheter for Treatment of Dysfunctional AV Fistulae (LUTONIX AV PAS). PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2018.
  7. Phase 1 Open Label, Multicenter Study of MK-1454 Administered by Intratumoral Injection as Monotherapy and in Combination with Pembrolizumab for Patients with Advanced/Metastatic Solid Tumors or Lymphomas. Sponsor: Merck medical. PI: Mansour Saleh; 2019.
  8. NCI Experimental Therapeutics-Clinical Trials Network with Phase 1 Emphasis. Sponsor: Mayo Clinic. PI: Mansour Saleh; 2019.
  9. A Prospective, Multi-Center, Single-Arm, Real World Study Assessing the Clinical Use of the CATERPILLARTM Arterial Embolization Device for Arterial Embolization in the Peripheral Vasculature (MONARCH), Bard Peripheral Vascular Inc. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2019.
  10. FLEX-AV Registry, VentureMed Group, Inc. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2019.
  11. A Phase III, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study of Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) in Combination with either Durvalumab Monotherapy or Durvalumab plus Bevacizumab Therapy in Patients with Locoregional Hepatocellular Carcinoma (EMERALD-1), Astrazeneca. PI: Julie Rowe; 2020.

Investigator initiated trials:

  1. Embolization in Splenic Trauma (ELSA). Pilot Study. Sponsor: UAB Department of Radiology. PI: Andrew Gunn; 2019.
  2. Embolization in Splenic Trauma (ELSA). Multicenter Study. Sponsor: Penumbra Inc. PI: Andrew Gunn; 2019.

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS:

  1. Outcomes of a new very small diameter drug eluting embolic beads for transarterial chemoembolization in unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma in BCLC-C patients: a retrospective single center experience, Boston Scientific. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2019.
  2. Liver directed therapy: A single center experience. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  3. Liver directed therapy for liver neoplasia: A single center experience. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2018.
  4. Embolization in Splenic Trauma (ELSA). Multicenter Study. Sponsor: Penumbra Inc. PI: Andrew Gunn; 2019.
  5. Database for renal ablative therapies for renal tumors. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  6. Renal ablative therapies for renal neoplasia: A single center experience. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  7. Transjugular intrahepatic porto-systemic shunt (TIPS). A single center experience. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  8. A humanitarian device exemption use protocol of Therasphere for treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with portal vein invasion. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  9. Identify effective biomarkers for hepatocellular carcinoma: Identify Proteomic biomarkers for outcome prediction of lipiodol TACE treatment. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  10. Combining blood and imaging biomarkers for precision treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  11. A Prospective, Multi-Center, Single-Arm, Real World Study Assessing the Clinical Use of the CAterpillar™ Arterial Embolization Device for Arterial Embolization in the Peripheral Vasculature (MONARCH). PI: Ahmed Abdel Aal; 2020.
  12. A Phase III, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study of Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) in Comibination with either Durvalumab Monotherapy or Duravalumab plus Bevacizumab Therapy in Patients with Locoregional Hepatocellular Carcinoma. PI: Julie Rowe; 2020.

Publications

Publication Information

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ABSTRACTS

  1. Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. The effect of transcatheter arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipoma on kidney function. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  2. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A., Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Using stent grafts for fistula pseudoaneurysms: A case for caution. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  3. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A., Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Translumbar and Transhepatic Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  4. Almehmi A, Ghaleb N, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Ali D, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: Elective versus Urgent-Start Use”. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  5. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A., Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Delayed diagnosis of a retained guidewire after bedside femoral vascular catheter insertion: A Case Report. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  6. Al-Balas A., Krishna VN, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Eason J, Ertel N, Almehmi A. Survival Comparison of Forearm and Upper Arm Arteriovenous Fistulas. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  7. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Underwood ES, Ertel N, Gunn AJ, Eason J, Saddekni S. Approach to Endovascular Management of High Flow Priapism. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  8. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Oser RF, Gunn AJ, Ertel N, Saddekni S. Endovascular management of renal angiomyolipoma using a unique sclerotic-embolic mixture. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  9. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Oser RF, Eason J, Ertel N, Ursic E, Saddekni S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  10. Ertel N, Moawad SM, Gunn AJ, Pettibon K, Oser RF, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. Frustrated from the gastric fundal loop in gastrojejunostomy catheter placement and exchange. How can I reduce it? European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  11. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Shoreibah M, Babi M, Jackson B, Massoud M, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Moustafa A, Saddekni S. Correlation between port-systemic pressure gradient and changes in platelet count following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  12. Shoreibah M, Kim S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Jackson B, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  13. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Tatum T, Jacob R, Jackson B, Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumours of ≥3 cm. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March, 2017.
  14. Shoreibah M, Kim S, Naseemuddin M, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Abdel Aal AK. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  15. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Ghaleb N, Massoud M. Worsening of sarcopenia after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  16. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Tatum T, Jackson B, Baalmann C, Ertel N, Abouarab AA, Saddekni S. Tumor response and survival outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in trans-arterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  17. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Saddekni S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Almehmi A. Renal Angiomyolipoma: Effects of Selective Arterial Embolization on Glomerular Filtration Rate. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  18. Almehmi A, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Fluoroscopic versus Laparoscopic Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  19. Abdel Aal AK, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Almehmi A. Laparoscopic versus Radiologic Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement Outcomes in Urgent versus Elective Settings. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  20. Brown D, Weir M, Baker J, Shahin I, Collins Z, Gandhi R, Sultenfuss M, Abdel Aal AK, Siskin G, Ruff N, Ganguli S, Peck S, Meek J, Matrana M, Petroziello M, Ryu R, Mouli S, O’Hara R, Fifdelman N, Tong R, Vaheesan K, Banovac F. RESIN Registry: 15 month enrollment update. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington DC, USA, March 2017.
  21. Ertel NW, Moawad SM, Gunn AJ, Pettibon K, Oser RF, Abdel Aal AK. Frustrated from the gastric fundal loop in in gastrojejunostomy catheter placement and exchange. How can I reduce it? Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  22. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Oser RF, Underwood E, Gunn AJ, Eason JB, Ertel NW, Ursic E, Saddekni S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  23. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Babi M, Massoud M, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Moustafa A, Saddekni S. Correlation between port-systemic pressure gradient and changes in platelet count following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  24. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Naseemuddin M, Moawad SM. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  25. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Jackson B, Abouarab AA, Tatum ST, Jacob R, Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumours of ≥3 cm. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  26. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Hanaoka MM, Baalmann C, Ertel N, Pettibon K, Harris A, Patel A, Lambertsen Z, Newman G, Saddekni S. Tumor response and survival outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in trans-arterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  27. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Kim S, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Massoud M, Saddekni S. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  28. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Underwood ES, Ertel N, Gunn AJ, Eason J, Saddekni S. Approach to Endovascular Management of High Flow Priapism. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  29. Abdel Aal AK. The Importance of Recent NCCN Guideline Updates for CRC for IR: Salvage Setting. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  30. Almehmi A, Moawad S, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Percutaneous Peritoneal catheters: Elective versus Urgent Start Dialysis. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S73; 2017
  31. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S. 90-day outcomes of primary translumbar and transhepatic dialysis catheter insertions: A single center retrospective study. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S72; 2017
  32. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S. High bifurcation of brachial artery is associated with recurrent arteriovenous graft thrombosis. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S72; 2017
  33. Almehmi A, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. Survival of Percutaneous Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters Used for Urgent vs. Elective Start Dialysis: One Year Follow-Up. National Kidney Foundation Clinical Meetings, Orlando, April 2017. Am J Kidney Dis 2017; 69(4): A1-A105.
  34. Almehmi A, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. The Effect of Age on Survival Among Patients Dialyzed via Long Term Dialysis Catheters. National Kidney Foundation Clinical Meetings, Orlando, April 2017. Am J Kidney Dis 2017; 69(4): A1-A105
  35. Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S, Oser R, Ursic E, Moawad S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  36. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Eason J. Endovascular management of renal angiomyolipoma using a sclerotic-embolic mixture. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  37. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Moawad S, Ertel N. Approach to endovascular management of high flow priapism. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  38. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Jackson B, Baalmann C. Tumor response and survival outcomes of Oncozene beads used in TACE for unresectable HCC. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  39. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Babi M, Moawad S. Change in platelet count after TIPS: correlation with portosystemic pressure gradient. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  40. Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Naseemuddin M, Hanaoka MM, Abdel Aal AK. TIPS prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  41. Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Bradford J, Kim S, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing TIPS. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  42. Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim S, Moawad S, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Gunn A, Massoud O, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in combination with Model of end-stage liver disease score can improve survival predictability following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. World congress of gastroenterology at the American college of gastroenterology (ACG), Florida, USA, October 2017.
  43. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Kim S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Gunn A, Massoud O, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and model of end-stage liver disease score in diabetic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. World congress of gastroenterology at the American college of gastroenterology (ACG), Florida, USA, October 2017.
  44. Shoreibah M, Abdel Aal AK, Naseemuddin M, Ghanim A, Massoud O. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: Outcomes in cirrhotics. The liver meeting AASLD, Washington, DC, USA, October 2017.
  45. Shariff MS, Al-Balas A, Almehmi A, Abdel Aal AK, Narasimha VN, Lee T, Allon M. Screening for Peripheral Vascular Disease in Hemodialysis patients by Measurement of Skin Perfusion Pressure. American Society of Nephrology, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA, November 2017.
  46. Gunn AJ, Sung J, Black JR, Ursic E, Moawad SM, Eason JB, Abdel Aal AK. An Analysis of Potential Predictors of Tunneled Central Venous Catheter Infection or Malfunction. 103rd annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2017.
  47. Raborn JM, Gunn AJ, Moawad SM, Poundstone MM, Mahmoud KH, Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S. Percutaneous Trans-luminal Management of the Vascular Manifestations of Neurofibromatosis Type 1. 103rd annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2017.
  48. Black JR, Williams JH, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A, Gunn AJ. Potential predictors of tunneled hemodialysis catheter infection or dysfunction. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  49. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Long term outcomes of thigh arteriovenous graft stenting. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  50. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of lower extremity HeRO grafts at one year. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  51. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of arteriovenous dialysis accesses created using high take off radial arteries. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  52. Almehmi A, Shariff S, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Oser R, Saddekni S, Abdel-Aal AK. Changes in glomerular filtration rate following arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipoma. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  53. Raborn J, Gunn A, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Poundstone M, Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S. Percutaneous trans-luminal management of the vascular manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  54. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Aboueldahab NA, Gunn A. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter stent for portal hypertension with refractory ascites. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  55. Abdel Aal AK, Tantum S, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Aboueldahab NA, Gunn A. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using very small drug eluting beads for advanced stage hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  56. Almehmi A, Farrington C, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of translumbar and transhepatic dialysis catheters: a single center experience. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  57. Farrington C, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of lower extremity HeRO grafts at one year. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  58. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Broce M, Ertel N, Saddenki S, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Cumulative patency rate of forearm versus upper arm arteriovenous dialysis fistulae. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  59. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Shawali I, Massoud M, Oser R, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Almehmi A. Outcomes of peritoneal dialysis catheter in elective versus urgent-start placement. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  60. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Ertel N, Moawad S, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Massoud M, Hamed B, Almehmi A. Outcomes of urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement via radiological versus laparoscopic techniques. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  61. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Ertel N, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter stent for portal hypertension with variceal bleeding. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  62. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Ertel N, Oser R, Aboueldahab NA, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine tumor Liver metastasis. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  63. Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim S, Moawad S, Ertel N, Saddekni S. Aboueldahab NA, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in Combination with MELD score can improve survival predictability Following TIPS procedure. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  64. Chiu S, Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Kim S, Hamed B, Aboueldahab NA, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and MELD score in diabetic patients undergoing the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  65. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Aboueldahab NA, Oser R, Ertel N, Hamed B, Gunn A, Saddekni S. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  66. Gunn A, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Ertel N, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stents in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension and variceal bleeding. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  67. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Moawad S, Gunn A, Heeke B, Ertel N, Massoud M, Saddekni S. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stents in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension and refractory ascites. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  68. Abdel Aal AK, Tantum S, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Safety and efficacy of very small drug eluting beads used in transarterial chemoembolization for advanced stage hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  69. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Kim S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Hamed B, Massoud O, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and model of end-stage liver disease score in diabetic patients undergoing the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  70. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Oser R, Ertel N, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Massoud M, Almehmi A. Outcomes of elective versus urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  71. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Almehmi A . Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  72. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Oser R, Gunn A, Saddekni S, Hamed B, Ertel N, Moawad S. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  73. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Hamed B, Ali D, Massoud M, Shawali I, Rageeb P, Mokhtar A, Almehmi A. Urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement: Outcomes of radiologic versus laparoscopic techniques. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  74. Abdel Aal AK. mCRC: Integrating IO into the treatment paradigm”. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  75. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Mahmoud K, Oser R, Gunn A. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. 118th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  76. Salei A, Raborn J, Manapragada P, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn A. IVC filter retrieval program effects on retrieval rates and number of patients lost to follow-up. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  77. Shoreibah M, Khalid M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Abdel Aal A. Psoas muscle density in combination with MELD score can improve survival predictability post TIPS. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  78. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and MELD score in diabetic patients undergoing TIPS. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  79. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization in the HCC. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  80. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  81. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. TACE using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine tumor liver metastasis. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  82. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Mahmoud K, Oser R, Gunn A. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  83. Vande Lune P, Hermecz B, Abdel Aal AK, Zarzour J, Gunn A. Current Concepts and New Imaging Techniques in Hepatocellular Carcinoma. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii DC, USA, May 2019.
  84. Salei A, Raborn JR, Manapragada P, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Effect of a dedicated inferior vena cava filter retrieval program on retrieval rates and number of patients lost to follow-up. American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, May 2018.
  85. Black JR, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Evaluating the necessity of routine laboratory work prior to tunneled central venous catheter placement. American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, May 2018.
  86. Shariff SM, Al-Balas A, Ammar Almehmi, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Arterial Embolization in treating Renal Angiomyolipomas: a Single Center Experience. American Society of Nephrology (ASN), San Diego, CA, USA, October 2018.
  87. Gunn AJ, Raborn JM, Salei A, Oser RF, Varma RK, Underwood E, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Practice-building for modern Interventional Radiologist using traditional, electronic, and social media. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  88. Gunn AJ, McFaland JA, Dhand S, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK, Devane M. Lessons learned about diagnostic radiology reporting from practicing Interventional Radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  89. Smith EN, Triche BL, Patel AR, Arif K, Varma RK, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffman J, Gunn AJ. Coaching: An educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in Interventional Radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  90. Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Saddekni S, Jansen J, Oser RF, Ertel N, El Khudari H, Underwood E, Lyer S, Bolus D, Varma RK. Splenic Arterial Interventions: An “Ex-Spleen-Ation” of Indications, Techniques, and Outcomes. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  91. Gunn AJ, Raborn JM, Tatum TS, Patel AR, Triche BJ, Salei A, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. An analysis of the patient population seen in a newly established interventional radiology ambulatory clinic. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  92. Manapragada P, Salei A, Raborn J, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Get it out before it gets away: initiation of a dedicated IVC filter retrieval program. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  93. Gunn AJ, McFarland JA, Arif K, Abdel Aal AK, Smith AD, Choy G. Are patients using online portals to view radiology reports? 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  94. Shoreibah M, Aboueldahab N, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Massoud M, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in combination with model of end-stage liver disease score can improve survival predictability following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  95. Gunn AJ, McFarland JA, Dhand S, Ertel NW, Abdel Aal AK, Devane M. Lessons learned about diagnostic radiology reporting from practicing interventional radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  96. Smith EN, Triche BJ, Patel AR, Arif K, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffmann JC, Gunn AJ. Coaching: an educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in interventional radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  97. Gunn AJ, Raborn JR, Salei A, Oser RF, Varma RK, Underwood ES, Ertel NW, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Practice-building for the modern interventional radiologist using traditional, electronic, and social media. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  98. Varma RK, El-Ali A, Abdel Aal AK, Medsinge AN. TIPS reduction: A revising concept. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  99. Abdel Aal AK. Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient. 105th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  100. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Predictors of outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  101. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith A. Liver surface nodularity score as a new predictor of overall survival in patients with HCC treated by TACE. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  102. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and efficacy of microwave ablation of stage T1 renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  103. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Role of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  104. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Safety and outcomes of transarterial chemoembolization using small versus medium sized drug eluting beads for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  105. Gunn AJ, Salei A, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for large T1b renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  106. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Gunn AJ, Varma R. Two better than one: Balloon and plug-assisted retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-PARTO) of gastric varices. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  107. Abdel Aal AK, El Khudari H, Mahmoud K, Aboueldahab N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Varma R, Gunn AJ. Complicated “Filter-Out” techniques. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  108. Gunn AJ, Salei A, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for large T1b renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  109. McFarland JA, Mahmoud K, Choy G, Abdel Aal AK, Smith A, A. Gunn AJ. An analysis of internet searches by patients to assess traffic generated by radiology-specific terms. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  110. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith A. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for noninvasive assessment of clinically significant portal hypertension. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  111. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith A. Liver surface nodularity score as a new predictor of overall survival in patients with HCC treated by TACE. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  112. Raborn J, Mahmoud K, Triche B, Patel A, Kamil A, Ertel N, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Utilization of an automated phone call reminder system for an ambulatory interventional radiology clinic: a quality improvement initiative. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  113. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Role of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  114. Esposito R, Gordetsky J, Coker M, Underwood E, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK, Rais-Bahrami S, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  115. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Gunn AJ, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Oser R, K. Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine liver metastases. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  116. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith A. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for noninvasive assessment of clinically significant portal hypertension. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  117. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith AD. Liver Surface Nodularity Score as a Predictor of Overall Survival in Patients with HCC Treated by TACE. SAR annual meeting 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA, March 2019.
  118. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith AD. Noninvasive Assessment of Clinically Significant Portal Hypertension Using the CT-based Liver Surface Nodularity Score. SAR annual meeting 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA, March 2019.
  119. Varma R, Bready E, Mani N, Saddekni S, Devane M, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK. Endovascular Techniques in Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy (HE). Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  120. Esposito RA, Gordetsky J, Coker MA, Underwood ES, Abdel Aal AK, Lockhart M, Rais-Bahrami, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous, image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  121. Raborn J, Patel A, Varma R, Arif K, Ertel NW, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Utilization of an automated phone call reminder system for an ambulatory interventional radiology clinic: a quality improvement initiative. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  122. Smith EN, Patel A, Arif K, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffmann JC, Gunn AJ. Coaching: an educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in interventional radiology. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  123. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Varma R, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Two better than one: Balloon and plug-assisted retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-PARTO) of gastric varices. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  124. Gunn AJ, Rais-Bahrami S, Salei A, El Khudari H, Mahmoud K, Bready E, Keasler E, Joe W, Patten PP, Gordetsky J, Abdel Aal AK. Percutaneous cryoablation of stage T1b renal cell carcinoma: safety, technical results, and clinical outcomes. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  125. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Aboueldahab N, El Khudari H, Abbasi M, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small versus medium sized drug eluting beads for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  126. Mahmoud K, Salei A, El Khudari H, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK. Validation of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous thermal ablation for renal cell carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  127. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Gunn AJ, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine liver metastases. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  128. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith AD. Liver surface nodularity score on CT for evaluation of portal hypertension in patients with chronic liver disease. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  129. Farrington C, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of thigh arteriovenous graft stenting: a single center experience. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  130. Wu V, Mahmoud K, Goodwin J, Wehrenberg-Klee E, El Khudari H, Abdel Aal AK, Ganguli S. Outcomes for metastatic colorectal cancer treated with hepatic radioembolization based on primary tumor location: right-sided vs. left-sided colon cancer. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  131. Esposito RA, Gordetsky J, Abdel Aal AK, Rais-Bahrami S, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous, image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  132. Elkassem AA, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK, Smith AD. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for detection of clinically significant portal hypertension. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  133. Larson ML, Devane AM, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Safety and efficacy of IVC filter retrieval with filter elements penetrating the bowel. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  134. Almehmi A, Albalas A, Krishna VK, Abdel Aal AK. Long-term cumulative patency rate of forearm versus upper arm arteriovenous fistulas. Am J Kid Dis. Supp May 2019.
  135. Gunn AJ, Winston J, Mahmoud K, Salei A, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Percutaneous Cryoablation for T1b Renal Cell Carcinoma: Safety and Outcomes. Society of Interventional Oncology, Massachusetts, Boston, USA, June 2019.
  136. Cichos KH, Mahmoud KH, Spitler C, Abdel Aal AK, McGwin G, Ghanem ES. Risk factors for surgical site infection after operative fixation of acetabular fractures: Is psoas density a useful metric? Musculoskeletal Infection Society Annual Meeting, New York, NY, August 2019.
  137. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, EL Khudari H , Joe W, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK. Outcome predictors in percutaneous cryoablation for renal cell carcinoma: single center cohort study. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  138. EL Khudari H, Varma R, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. DIPS using percutaneous ultrasound guidance with subsequent BRTO for a patient with huge bleeding gastric varices and small portal vein. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  139. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Joe W, EL Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Validation of PADUA and R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  140. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, EL Khudari H , Joe W, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Oser R, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of microwave ablation of stage T1 renal cell carcinoma. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  141. Mahmoud K, EL Khudari H , Gunn AJ, Joe W, Abdel Aal AK. Impact of percutaneous cryoablation on renal function for T1 renal cell carcinoma: single center cohort study. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  142. Abdel Aal AK. Placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters: An interventional radiologist perspective”. Advances in peritoneal dialysis, Ichan school of medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York.
  143. Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Massoud M, Bae S, Shoreibah M. Assessment of Risk Factors for Mortality with TIPS Placement: Age or Frailty. American Collage of Gastroenterology (ACG) annual scientific meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 2019.
  144. Salei A, Martin S, Bready E, Mahmoud KH, Osman SM, Martinez J. Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK, Varma R. Chyle Leaks: All You Need to Know. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  145. Varma R, Mahmoud KH, Keasler E, Osman SM, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK. Arterial and Venous Visceral Aneurysms and Pseudoaneurysms: A Pictorial Review. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  146. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Arterial and Venous Visceral Aneurysms and Pseudoaneurysms: A Pictorial Review. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  147. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. lnterventional Radiology Sunday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  148. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Monday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  149. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Tuesday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  150. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Wednesday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  151. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Thursday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  152. Abdel Aal AK. Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient. 105th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  153. Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Souid A, El Khudari H, Bhatti Z, Patel M, Tapnio R, Fung D, Zvavanjanja R, Gunn A, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and Efficacy of Microwave Ablation of Stage T1 Renal Cell Carcinoma. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual meeting; Dubai, UAE, February 2020.
  154. Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Souid A, El Khudari H, Bhatti Z, Patel M, Tapnio R, Fung D, Zvavanjanja R, Gunn A, Abdel Aal AK. Predictors of Outcomes of Percutaneous Cryoablation for Renal Cell Carcinoma. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual meeting; Dubai, UAE, February 2020.
  155. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Fadala H, Souid A, Ahmed M, Abou Elkassem A, Osman S, Shoreibah M, El Khudari H. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads followed by microwave ablation for the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2020.
  156. Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Fayez M, Fadala H, Souid A, Abou Elkassem A, Li Y, Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads followed by microwave ablation for the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 2020.
  157. Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Fayez M, Souid A, Mahmoud K, Abou Elkassem A, Shoreibah M. Comparison between ultrasound and angiographic findings in patients presenting with recurrent ascites and undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt revision. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 2020.
  158. Gayed I, Cohen A, Kaur H, Abdel Aal AK. Selective high dose Y-90 Theraspheres treatment of malignant liver lesions. Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, June 2020.

 

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  13. Saddekni S, Moustafa AS, Moawad S, Mahmoud K, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Approaches for safe transarterial chemoembolization of multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma with retrograde flow in a retroportal artery. Radiol Case Rep 2017; 13 (1): 171-174.
  14. Trerotola S, Lawson J, Roy-Chaudhury P, Saad TF; Lutonix AV Clinical Trial Investigators. Drug Coated Balloon Angioplasty in Failing AV Fistulae: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2018; 13(8): 1215-1224.
  15. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Novel treatment of a totally occluded venous outflow tract of an arteriovenous graft. J Vasc Access. 2018. doi: 10.1177/1129729818795131
  16. Coker MA, Black JR, Li Y, Varma R, Almehmi A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. An analysis of potential predictors of tunneled hemodialysis catheter infection or dysfunction. J Vasc Access. 2018. doi: 10.1177/1129729818809669.
  17. Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Farrington C, Massoud M, Gunn A, Li Y, Dai C, Hamed BF, Almehmi A, Abdel Aal AK. Urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement: Comparative study between percutaneous image-guided versus laparoscopic techniques. Arab J Intervent Radiol 2019;3: 3-8.
  18. Black JR, Coker MA, Li Y, Sung J, Moawad S, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Infection of Small-Bore Tunneled Central Venous Catheters. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2019 Apr 30:1-6. doi: 10.2214/AJR.18.21072.
  19. Shoreibah MG, Mahmoud K, Aboueldahab NA, Vande Lune P, Massoud M, Bae S, El Khudari H, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas Muscle Density in Combination with Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Score Can Improve Survival Predictability in Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2019; 30:154-161.
  20. Crabtree JH, Shrestha BM, Chow KM, Figueiredo AE, Povlsen JV, Wilkie M, Abdel Aal AK, Cullis B, Goh BL, Briggs V, Brown EA, Dor FJ. Creating and maintaining optimal peritoneal dialysis access in the adult patient: 2019 update. Perit Dial Int 2019. doi: 10.3747/pdi.2018.00232.
  21. Gunn AJ, Joe WB, Salei A, El-Khudari H, Mahmoud KH, Bready E, Keasler EM, Patten PP, Gordetsky JB, Rais-Bahrami S, Abdel Aal AK. Percutaneous cryoablation of stage T1b renal cell carcinoma: safety, technical results, and clinical outcomes. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2019 doi: 10.1007/s00270-019-02226-5.
  22. Joe WB, Larson ML, Madassery S, Devane AM, Holly BP, Sing RF, Rochon PJ, Lessne ML, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Bowel Penetration by Inferior Vena Cava Filters: Feasibility and Safety of Percutaneous Retrieval. Am J Roentgenol. 2019; 19:1-5. doi: 10.2214/AJR.19.21279
  23. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Vande lune P, EL-Khudari H, Hanaoka M, Abouldahab N, Gunn AJ, White J, Shoreibah M, Yufeng Li, Saddekni S, Mahmoud K. Outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in chemoembolization of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2019.
  24. Trerotola SO, Saad TF, Abdel Aal AK, et al. The Lutonix AV Randomized Trial of Paclitaxel-Coated Balloons in Arteriovenous Fistula Stenosis: 2-Year Results and Subgroup Analysis. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2020; 31:1–14.
  25. Morris CS, Baerlocher MO, Dariushnia SR, McLoney ED, Abi-Jaoudeh N, Nelson K, Cura M, Abdel Aal AK, Mitchell JW, Madassery S, Partovi S, McClure TD, Tam AL, Patel S. Society of Interventional Radiology Position Statement on the Role of Percutaneous Ablation in Renal Cell Carcinoma: Endorsed by the Canadian Association for Interventional Radiology and the Society of Interventional Oncology. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2020 Feb; 31(2):189-194.
  26. Cichos KH, Mahmoud KH, Spitler CA, Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, McGwin G Jr, Ghanem ES. Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection after Operative Fixation of Acetabular Fractures: Is Psoas Density a Useful Metric? Clin Orthop Relat Res 2020. doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000001207. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32191416.
  27. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moustafa AS, Aboueldahab NA, Souid A, Gunn A, Li Y, Wang Z, Almehmi A. Comparative Study on the Outcomes of Elective-Start versus Urgent-Start Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement. Radiology Research and Practice 2020 Apr 25;2020:1-9.

 

CHAPTERS

  1. Abdel Aal AK, Saad N, Darwish W, Moustafa AS. Fluoroscopic guided percutaneous insertion of peritoneal dialysis catheters. In: Surgical aspects of peritoneal dialysis. Editor: Stephen Haggerty. Springer Publisher 2017.
  2. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Javed S, Abbasi M, Gunn A, Aboueldahab N. Cryoablation in Renal Tumors. In: Advances in Health and Disease. Editor: Lowell T. Duncan. Publisher: Nova Science, 2020.
  3. El Khudari H, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK. Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filters. In: Horizons in World cardiovascular research. Editor: Eleanor H. Bennigton. Publisher: Nova Science, 2020.

 

Other Professional Communications:
Oral Presentations (National and International):

  1. Almehmi A, Ghaleb N, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Ali D, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: Elective versus Urgent-Start Use”. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  2. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Shoreibah M, Babi M, Jackson B, Massoud M, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Moustafa A, Saddekni S. Correlation between port-systemic pressure gradient and changes in platelet count following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  3. Shoreibah M, Kim S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Jackson B, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  4. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Tatum T, Jacob R, Jackson B, Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumours of ≥3 cm. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  5. Shoreibah M, Kim S, Naseemuddin M, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Abdel Aal AK. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  6. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Ghaleb N, Massoud M. Worsening of sarcopenia after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  7. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Tatum T, Jackson B, Baalmann C, Ertel N, Abouarab AA, Saddekni S. Tumor response and survival outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in trans-arterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  8. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Saddekni S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Almehmi A. Renal Angiomyolipoma: Effects of Selective Arterial Embolization on Glomerular Filtration Rate. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  9. Almehmi A, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Fluoroscopic versus Laparoscopic Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  10. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Naseemuddin M, Moawad SM. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  11. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Jackson B, Abouarab AA, Tatum ST, Jacob R, Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumours of ≥3 cm. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  12. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Hanaoka MM, Baalmann C, Ertel N, Pettibon K, Harris A, Patel A, Lambertsen Z, Newman G, Saddekni S. Tumor response and survival outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in trans-arterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  13. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Kim S, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Massoud M, Saddekni S. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  14. Abdel Aal AK. The Importance of Recent NCCN Guideline Updates for CRC for IR: Salvage Setting. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  15. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Jackson B, Baalmann C. Tumor response and survival outcomes of Oncozene beads used in TACE for unresectable HCC. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  16. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Babi M, Moawad S. Change in platelet count after TIPS: correlation with portosystemic pressure gradient. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  17. Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Naseemuddin M, Hanaoka MM, Abdel Aal AK. TIPS prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  18. Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Bradford J, Kim S, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing TIPS. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  19. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Kim S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Gunn A, Massoud O, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and model of end-stage liver disease score in diabetic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. World congress of gastroenterology at the American college of gastroenterology (ACG), Florida, USA, October 2017.
  20. Shariff MS, Al-Balas A, Almehmi A, Abdel Aal AK, Narasimha VN, Lee T, Allon M. Screening for Peripheral Vascular Disease in Hemodialysis patients by Measurement of Skin Perfusion Pressure. American Society of Nephrology, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA, November 2017.
  21. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Shoreibah M Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumors of ≥3 cm. Synergy Miami, Miami, USA, September 2017.
  22. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. Synergy Miami, Miami, USA, September 2017.
  23. Gunn AJ, Sung J, Black JR, Ursic E, Moawad SM, Eason JB, Abdel Aal AK. An Analysis of Potential Predictors of Tunneled Central Venous Catheter Infection or Malfunction. 103rd annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2017.
  24. Raborn JM, Gunn AJ, Moawad SM, Poundstone MM, Mahmoud KH, Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S. Percutaneous Trans-luminal Management of the Vascular Manifestations of Neurofibromatosis Type 1. 103rd annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2017.
  25. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Aboueldahab NA, Gunn A. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter stent for portal hypertension with refractory ascites. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  26. Abdel Aal AK, Tantum S, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Aboueldahab NA, Gunn A. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using very small drug eluting beads for advanced stage hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  27. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Broce M, Ertel N, Saddenki S, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Cumulative patency rate of forearm versus upper arm arteriovenous dialysis fistulae. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2018.
  28. Gunn A, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Ertel N, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stents in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension and variceal bleeding. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  29. Abdel Aal AK, Tantum S, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Safety and efficacy of very small drug eluting beads used in transarterial chemoembolization for advanced stage hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  30. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Kim S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Hamed B, Massoud O, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and model of end-stage liver disease score in diabetic patients undergoing the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  31. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Oser R, Ertel N, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Massoud M, Almehmi A. Outcomes of elective versus urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  32. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Almehmi A . Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  33. Abdel Aal AK. Y90 by lines of therapy: Can we justify administration of Y90 on earlier chemotherapy lines? Would data convince the NCCN to change the guidelines?. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  34. Salei A, Raborn J, Manapragada P, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn A. IVC filter retrieval program effects on retrieval rates and number of patients lost to follow-up. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  35. Shoreibah M, Khalid M, Moawad S, Massoud M, Abdel Aal A. Psoas muscle density in combination with MELD score can improve survival predictability post TIPS. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  36. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and MELD score in diabetic patients undergoing TIPS. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  37. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization in the HCC. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  38. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April 2018.
  39. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. TACE using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine tumor liver metastasis. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, April 2018.
  40. Abdel Aal AK. Parasitic supply for hepatocellular carcinoma. Oncology: liver cancer – Multidisciplinary care. Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, USA, September 2018.
  41. Abdel Aal AK. Visceral arteries interventions. The procedure Panel. 4th annual Association of Vascular and Interventional Radiographers workshop, Washington, DC, September 2018.
  42. Abdel Aal AK. Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November, 2018.
  43. Gunn AJ, Raborn JM, Tatum TS, Patel AR, Triche BJ, Salei A, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. An analysis of the patient population seen in a newly established interventional radiology ambulatory clinic. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  44. Manapragada P, Salei A, Raborn J, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Get it out before it gets away: initiation of a dedicated IVC filter retrieval program. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  45. Varma RK, El-Ali A, Abdel Aal AK, Medsinge AN. TIPS reduction: A revising concept. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  46. Gunn AJ, McFarland JA, Arif K, Abdel Aal AK, Smith AD, Choy G. Are patients using online portals to view radiology reports? 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  47. Shoreibah MG, Abouldahab NA, Mahmoud KH, Gunn AJ, Massoud M, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas Muscle Density in Combination with Model of End-Stage Liver Disease Score Can Improve Survival Predictability Following Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  48. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Predictors of outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  49. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith A. Liver surface nodularity score as a new predictor of overall survival in patients with HCC treated by TACE. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  50. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and efficacy of microwave ablation of stage T1 renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  51. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Role of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  52. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Safety and outcomes of transarterial chemoembolization using small versus medium sized drug eluting beads for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  53. Gunn AJ, Salei A, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for large T1b renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  54. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith A. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for noninvasive assessment of clinically significant portal hypertension. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  55. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith AD. Liver Surface Nodularity Score as a Predictor of Overall Survival in Patients with HCC Treated by TACE. SAR annual meeting 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA, March 2019.
  56. Raborn J, Patel A, Varma R, Arif K, Ertel NW, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Utilization of an automated phone call reminder system for an ambulatory interventional radiology clinic: a quality improvement initiative. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  57. Smith EN, Patel A, Arif K, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffmann JC, Gunn AJ. Coaching: an educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in interventional radiology. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  58. Gunn AJ, Rais-Bahrami S, Salei A, El Khudari H, Mahmoud K, Bready E, Keasler E, Joe W, Patten PP, Gordetsky J, Abdel Aal AK. Percutaneous cryoablation of stage T1b renal cell carcinoma: safety, technical results, and clinical outcomes. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  59. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Aboueldahab N, El Khudari H, Abbasi M, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small versus medium sized drug eluting beads for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  60. Mahmoud K, Salei A, El Khudari H, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK. Validation of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous thermal ablation for renal cell carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  61. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Gunn AJ, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine liver metastases. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  62. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith AD. Liver surface nodularity score on CT for evaluation of portal hypertension in patients with chronic liver disease. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  63. Wu V, Mahmoud K, Goodwin J, Wehrenberg-Klee E, El Khudari H, Abdel Aal AK, Ganguli S. Outcomes for metastatic colorectal cancer treated with hepatic radioembolization based on primary tumor location: right-sided vs. left-sided colon cancer. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  64. Abdel Aal AK. Lutonix AV global registry: interim 6 months results. Lunch and learn. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  65. Abdel Aal AK. The risks of non-target embolization. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  66. Elkassem AA, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK, Smith AD. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for detection of clinically significant portal hypertension. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  67. Larson ML, Devane AM, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Safety and efficacy of IVC filter retrieval with filter elements penetrating the bowel. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  68. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, EL Khudari H , Joe W, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK. Outcome predictors in percutaneous cryoablation for renal cell carcinoma: single center cohort study. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  69. EL Khudari H, Varma R, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. DIPS using percutaneous ultrasound guidance with subsequent BRTO for a patient with huge bleeding gastric varices and small portal vein. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  70. Abdel Aal AK. Placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters: An interventional radiologist perspective”. Advances in peritoneal dialysis, Ichan school of medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York.
  71. Abdel Aal AK. Combined transarterial chemoembolization and stereotactic body radiotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma. Oncology: liver cancer – Multidisciplinary care. Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, USA, September 2019.
  72. Abdel Aal AK. Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient. 105th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  73. Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Souid A, El Khudari H, Bhatti Z, Patel M, Tapnio R, Fung D, Zivavanjanja R, Gunn A, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and Efficacy of Microwave Ablation of Stage T1 Renal Cell Carcinoma. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual meeting; Dubai, UAE, February 2020.
  74. Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Souid A, El Khudari H, Bhatti Z, Patel M, Tapnio R, Fung D, Zivavanjanja R, Gunn A, Abdel Aal AK. Predictors of Outcomes of Percutaneous Cryoablation for Renal Cell Carcinoma. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual meeting; Dubai, UAE, February 2020.
  75. Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Fayez M, Souid A, Mahmoud K, Abou Elkassem A, Shoreibah M. Comparison between ultrasound and angiographic findings in patients presenting with recurrent ascites and undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt revision. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 2020.
  76. Gayed I, Cohen A, Kaur H, Abdel Aal AK. Selective high dose Y-90 Theraspheres treatment of malignant liver lesions. Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, June 2020.

 

ORAL PRESENTATIONS (Local and regional):

  1. Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud O, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density improved survival predictability following TIPS. Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, February 2018.
  2. Abdel Aal AK. An attractive option for AV dialysis fistula creation”, American Nephrology Nurses Association, Houston, Texas January 2020.

 

SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITS

  1. Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. The effect of transcatheter arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipoma on kidney function. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  2. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Using stent grafts for fistula pseudoaneurysms: A case for caution. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  3. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Translumbar and Transhepatic Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  4. Krishna VN, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Delayed diagnosis of a retained guidewire after bedside femoral vascular catheter insertion: A Case Report. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  5. Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Eason J, Ertel N, Almehmi A. Survival Comparison of Forearm and Upper Arm Arteriovenous Fistulas. 13th annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN); New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, February 2017.
  6. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Underwood ES, Ertel N, Gunn AJ, Eason J, Saddekni S. Approach to Endovascular Management of High Flow Priapism. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  7. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Oser RF, Gunn AJ, Ertel N, Saddekni S. Endovascular management of renal angiomyolipoma using a unique sclerotic-embolic mixture. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  8. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Oser RF, Eason J, Ertel N, Ursic E, Saddekni S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  9. Ertel N, Moawad SM, Gunn AJ, Pettibon K, Oser RF, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. Frustrated from the gastric fundal loop in gastrojejunostomy catheter placement and exchange. How can I reduce it? European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  10. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Babi M, Jackson B, Massoud M, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Moustafa A, Saddekni S. Correlation between port-systemic pressure gradient and changes in platelet count following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  11. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Kim S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Jackson B, Massoud M, Saddekni S. Psoas muscle density predicts survival of cirrhotic patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  12. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Tatum T, Jacob R, Jackson B, Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumours of ≥3 cm. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  13. Abdel Aal AK, Shoreibah M, Naseemuddin M, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: outcomes in cirrhotic patients. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  14. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Ghaleb N, Massoud M. Worsening of sarcopenia after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  15. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Tatum T, Jackson B, Baalmann C, Ertel N, Abouarab AA, Saddekni S. Tumor response and survival outcomes of very small drug eluting beads used in trans-arterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  16. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Saddekni S, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Almehmi A. Renal Angiomyolipoma: Effects of Selective Arterial Embolization on Glomerular Filtration Rate. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  17. Almehmi A, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Fluoroscopic versus Laparoscopic Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: A Single Center Experience. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  18. Abdel Aal AK, Jackson B, Moawad SM, Abouarab AA, Mahmoud K, Almehmi A. Laparoscopic versus Radiologic Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement Outcomes in Urgent versus Elective Settings. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, March 2017.
  19. Brown D, Weir M, Baker J, Shahin I, Collins Z, Gandhi R, Sultenfuss M, Abdel Aal AK, Siskin G, Ruff N, Ganguli S, Peck S, Meek J, Matrana M, Petroziello M, Ryu R, Mouli S, O’Hara R, Fifdelman N, Tong R, Vaheesan K, Banovac F. RESIN Registry: 15 month enrollment update. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington DC, USA, March 2017.
  20. Ertel NW, Moawad SM, Gunn AJ, Pettibon K, Oser RF, Abdel Aal AK. Frustrated from the gastric fundal loop in in gastrojejunostomy catheter placement and exchange. How can I reduce it? Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  21. Abdel Aal AK, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Oser RF, Underwood E, Gunn AJ, Eason JB, Ertel NW, Ursic E, Saddekni S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion.Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  22. Abdel Aal AK, Kim S, Babi M, Massoud M, Moawad SM, Jackson B, Moustafa A, Saddekni S. Correlation between port-systemic pressure gradient and changes in platelet count following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt.Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  23. Abdel Aal AK, Oser RF, Moawad SM, Hanaoka MM, Underwood ES, Ertel N, Gunn AJ, Eason J, Saddekni S. Approach to Endovascular Management of High Flow Priapism. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  24. Almehmi A, Moawad S, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Percutaneous Peritoneal catheters: Elective versus Urgent Start Dialysis. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S73; 2017
  25. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S. 90-day outcomes of primary translumbar and transhepatic dialysis catheter insertions: A single center retrospective study. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S72; 2017
  26. Almehmi A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK, Al-Balas A, Saddekni S. High bifurcation of brachial artery is associated with recurrent arteriovenous graft thrombosis. 10th congress of Vascular Access Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 2017. J Vasc Access. Vol 18, Supp 2: S72; 2017
  27. Almehmi A, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. Survival of Percutaneous Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters Used for Urgent vs. Elective Start Dialysis: One Year Follow-Up. National Kidney Foundation Clinical Meetings, Orlando, April 2017. Am J Kidney Dis 2017; 69(4): A1-A105
  28. Almehmi A, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. The effect of age on survival among patients dialyzed via long term dialysis catheters. National Kidney Foundation Clinical Meetings, Orlando, April 2017. Am J Kidney Dis 2017; 69(4): A1-A105
  29. Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S, Oser R, Ursic E, Moawad S. Percutaneous management of intra and extra-hepatic biliary leakage: Alternatives to bile diversion. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  30. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Eason J. Endovascular management of renal angiomyolipoma using a sclerotic-embolic mixture. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  31. Abdel Aal AK, Oser R, Saddekni S, Moawad S, Ertel N. Approach to endovascular management of high flow priapism. 117th American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, New Orleans, USA, April 2017.
  32. Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim S, Moawad S, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Gunn A, Massoud O, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in combination with Model of end-stage liver disease score can improve survival predictability following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. World congress of gastroenterology at the American college of gastroenterology (ACG), Orlando, Florida, USA, October 2017.
  33. Shoreibah M, Abdel Aal AK, Naseemuddin M, Ghanim A, Massoud O. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt prior to abdominal surgery: Outcomes in cirrhotics. The liver meeting AASLD, Washington, DC, USA, October 2017.
  34. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Underwood E, Ertel N, Saddekni S. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. Synergy, Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  35. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. Outcomes of Imaging guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  36. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. Urgent-Start Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement Techniques: Complications and Outcomes. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  37. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Almehmi A. Outcomes of elective versus urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  38. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad SM, Oser R, Gunn A, Hamed B, Ertel N, Shoreibah M Saddekni S. Adjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy following transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma tumors of ≥3 cm. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  39. Chiu S, Mahmoud K, Shoreibah M, Moawad SM, Massoud M, Kim S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Gunn A, Hamed B, Massoud O, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and model of end-stage liver disease score in diabetic patients undergoing the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  40. Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim S, Moawad SM, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Gunn A, Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine tumor Liver metastasis. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim K, Moawad SM, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Oser R, Gunn A, Massoud O, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in combination with model of end-stage liver disease score can improve survival predictability following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. Synergy Miami, Florida, USA, 2017.
  41. Raborn JM, Gunn AJ, Moawad SM, Poundstone MM, Mahmoud KH, Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S. Percutaneous Trans-luminal Management of the Vascular Manifestations of Neurofibromatosis Type 1. 103rd annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2017.
  42. Black JR, Williams JH, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A, Gunn AJ. Potential predictors of tunneled hemodialysis catheter infection or dysfunction. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  43. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Long term outcomes of thigh arteriovenous graft stenting. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  44. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of lower extremity HeRO grafts at one year. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  45. Farrington CA, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of arteriovenous dialysis accesses created using high take off radial arteries. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  46. Almehmi A, Shariff S, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Oser R, Saddekni S, Abdel-Aal AK. Changes in glomerular filtration rate following arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipoma. 14th annual meeting of the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, February, 2018.
  47. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Aboueldahab NA, Oser R, Ertel N, Hamed B, Gunn A, Saddekni S. Gone fishing: an interventional radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  48. Raborn J, Gunn A, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Poundstone M, Abdel Aal AK, Saddekni S. Percutaneous trans-luminal management of the vascular manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  49. Almehmi A, Farrington C, Krishna VN, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of translumbar and transhepatic dialysis catheters: a single center experience. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  50. Farrington C, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of lower extremity HeRO grafts at one year. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  51. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Shawali I, Massoud M, Oser R, Mokhtar A, Hamed B, Almehmi A. Outcomes of peritoneal dialysis catheter in elective versus urgent-start placement. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  52. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Ertel N, Moawad S, Rageeb P, Shawali I, Massoud M, Hamed B, Almehmi A. Outcomes of urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement via radiological versus laparoscopic techniques. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  53. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Heeke B, Ertel N, Moawad S, Massoud M, Saddekni S, Gunn A. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter stent for portal hypertension with variceal bleeding. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  54. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Moawad S, Saddekni S, Ertel N, Oser R, Aboueldahab NA, Hamed B, Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine tumor Liver metastasis. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  55. Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Massoud M, Kim S, Moawad S, Ertel N, Saddekni S. Aboueldahab NA, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in Combination with MELD score can improve survival predictability Following TIPS procedure. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  56. Chiu S, Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Kim S, Hamed B, Aboueldahab NA, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in kidney function and MELD score in diabetic patients undergoing the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February, 2018.
  57. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Oser R, Gunn A, Saddekni S, Hamed B, Ertel N, Moawad S. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  58. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Moawad S, Ertel N, Hamed B, Ali D, Massoud M, Shawali I, Rageeb P, Mokhtar A, Almehmi A. Urgent-start peritoneal dialysis catheter placement: Outcomes of radiologic versus laparoscopic techniques. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  59. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Kim S, Moawad S, Gunn A, Heeke B, Ertel N, Massoud M, Saddekni S. Outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt using 12 mm diameter polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stents in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension and refractory ascites. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.Abdel Aal AK, Moawad S, Mahmoud K, Oser R, Gunn A. Gone fishin’: An Interventional Radiology voyage in foreign body retrieval. 118th annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, April, 2018.
  60. Salei A, Raborn JR, Manapragada P, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Effect of a dedicated inferior vena cava filter retrieval program on retrieval rates and number of patients lost to follow-up. American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, May, 2018.
  61. Black JR, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Evaluating the necessity of routine laboratory work prior to tunneled central venous catheter placement. American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, May, 2018.
  62. Oser R, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK. Entrustable Professional Activities for Interventional Radiology (IR) A Roadmap for the future of IR training. American College of Radiology (ACR) Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA, May, 2018.
  63. Shariff SM, Al-Balas A, Ammar Almehmi , Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of Arterial Embolization in treating Renal Angiomyolipomas: a Single Center Experience. American Society of Nephrology (ASN), San Diego, CA, USA, October 2018.
  64. Gunn AJ, Raborn JM, Salei A, Oser RF, Varma RK, Underwood E, Ertel N, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Practice-building for modern Interventional Radiologist using traditional, electronic, and social media. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  65. Gunn AJ, McFaland JA, Dhand S, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK, Devane M. Lessons learned about diagnostic radiology reporting from practicing Interventional Radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  66. Smith EN, Triche BL, Patel AR, Arif K, Varma RK, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffman J, Gunn AJ. Coaching: An educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in Interventional Radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  67. Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Saddekni S, Jansen J, Oser RF, Ertel N, El Khudari H, Underwood E, Lyer S, Bolus D, Varma RK. Splenic Arterial Interventions: An “Ex-Spleen-Ation” of Indications, Techniques, and Outcomes. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  68. Gunn AJ, McFarland JA, Arif K, Abdel Aal AK, Smith AD, Choy G. Are patients using online portals to view radiology reports? 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  69. Shoreibah M, Aboueldahab N, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Massoud M, Abdel Aal AK. Psoas muscle density in combination with model of end-stage liver disease score can improve survival predictability following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  70. Gunn AJ, McFarland JA, Dhand S, Ertel NW, Abdel Aal AK, Devane M. Lessons learned about diagnostic radiology reporting from practicing interventional radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  71. Smith EN, Triche BJ, Patel AR, Arif K, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK, Hoffmann JC, Gunn AJ. Coaching: an educational technique to improve competency and procedural skills in interventional radiology. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  72. Gunn AJ, Raborn JR, Salei A, Oser RF, Varma RK, Underwood ES, Ertel NW, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK. Practice-building for the modern interventional radiologist using traditional, electronic, and social media. 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, November 2018.
  73. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Gunn AJ, Varma R. Two better than one: Balloon and plug-assisted retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-PARTO) of gastric varices. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  74. Abdel Aal AK, El Khudari H, Mahmoud K, Aboueldahab N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Varma R, Gunn AJ. Complicated “Filter-Out” techniques. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  75. Gunn AJ, Salei A, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Winston J, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of percutaneous cryoablation for large T1b renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  76. McFarland JA, Mahmoud K, Choy G, Abdel Aal AK, Smith A, A. Gunn AJ. An analysis of internet searches by patients to assess traffic generated by radiology-specific terms. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  77. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith A. CT-based liver surface nodularity score for noninvasive assessment of clinically significant portal hypertension. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  78. Abou Elkassem A, Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Lirette S, Smith A. Liver surface nodularity score as a new predictor of overall survival in patients with HCC treated by TACE. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  79. Raborn J, Mahmoud K, Triche B, Patel A, Kamil A, Ertel N, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ. Utilization of an automated phone call reminder system for an ambulatory interventional radiology clinic: a quality improvement initiative. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  80. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, El Khudari H, Salei A, Bready E, Winston J, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Role of R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry and PADUA scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  81. Esposito R, Gordetsky J, Coker M, Underwood E, Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK, Rais-Bahrami S, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  82. Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Gunn AJ, Aboueldahab N, Saddekni S, Oser R, K. Abdel Aal AK. Transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads in patients with neuroendocrine liver metastases. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2019.
  83. Abou Elkassem AM, Abdel Aal AK, Gunn AJ, Mahmoud K, Lirette S, Smith AD. Noninvasive Assessment of Clinically Significant Portal Hypertension Using the CT-based Liver Surface Nodularity Score. SAR annual meeting 2019, Orlando, Florida, USA, March 2019.
  84. Varma R, Bready E, Mani N, Saddekni S, Devane M, Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK. Endovascular Techniques in Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy (HE). Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  85. Esposito RA, Gordetsky J, Coker MA, Underwood ES, Abdel Aal AK, Lockhart M, Rais-Bahrami, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous, image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  86. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, El Khudari H, Aboueldahab N, Varma R, Saddekni S, Gunn AJ. Two better than one: Balloon and plug-assisted retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-PARTO) of gastric varices. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  87. Farrington C, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Outcomes of thigh arteriovenous graft stenting: a single center experience. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2019.
  88. Esposito RA, Gordetsky J, Abdel Aal AK, Rais-Bahrami S, Gunn AJ. Renal oncocytomatosis: diagnosis and percutaneous, image-guided management of a rare clinical condition. American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Annual Meeting, Hawaii, USA, May 2019.
  89. Almehmi A, Albalas A, Krishna VK, Abdel Aal AK. Long term cumulative patency rate of forearm versus upper arm arteriovenous fistulas. National Kidney Foundation Meetings, May 2019.
  90. Gunn AJ, Winston J, Mahmoud K, Salei A, El Khudari H, Bready E, Keasler E, Patten P, Abdel Aal AK. Percutaneous Cryoablation for T1b Renal Cell Carcinoma: Safety and Outcomes. Society of Interventional Oncology, Massachusetts, Boston, USA, June 2019.
  91. Cichos KH, Mahmoud KH, Spitler C, Abdel Aal AK, McGwin G, Ghanem ES. Risk factors for surgical site infection after operative fixation of acetabular fractures: Is psoas density a useful metric? Musculoskeletal Infection Society Annual Meeting, New York, NY, August 2019.
  92. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, Joe W, EL Khudari H, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Oser R, Abdel Aal AK. Validation of PADUA and R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry scoring systems in percutaneous ablation for renal cell carcinoma. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  93. Mahmoud K, Gunn AJ, EL Khudari H , Joe W, Salei A, Keasler E, Bready E, Patten P, Oser R, Varma R, Abdel Aal AK. Safety and outcomes of microwave ablation of stage T1 renal cell carcinoma. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  94. Mahmoud K, EL Khudari H , Gunn AJ, Joe W, Abdel Aal AK. Impact of percutaneous cryoablation on renal function for T1 renal cell carcinoma: single center cohort study. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), Barcelona, Spain, September 2019.
  95. Mahmoud K, Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Massoud M, Bae S, Shoreibah M. Assessment of Risk Factors for Mortality with TIPS Placement: Age or Frailty. American Collage of Gastroenterology (ACG) annual scientific meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 2019.
  96. Salei A, Martin S, Bready E, Mahmoud KH, Osman SM, Martinez J. Gunn AJ, Abdel Aal AK, Varma R. Chyle Leaks: All You Need to Know. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  97. Varma R, Mahmoud KH, Keasler E, Osman SM, Salei A, Abdel Aal AK. Arterial and Venous Visceral Aneurysms and Pseudoaneurysms: A Pictorial Review. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  98. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Arterial and Venous Visceral Aneurysms and Pseudoaneurysms: A Pictorial Review. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  99. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Sunday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  100. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Monday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  101. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Tuesday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  102. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Wednesday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  103. Mani NB, Varma R, Keasler E, Bready E, Pereira K, Vaheesan K, Naidu S, Wallace A, Malone C, Liu K, Rimer R, Connolly S, Abdel Aal AK, Salei A, Bant R, Toth J, Sherwani A, Kao J, Morel-Ovalle L, Nadkami N. Interventional Radiology Thursday Case of the Day. 105th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA); Chicago, IL, USA, December 2019.
  104. Abdel Aal AK, Mahmoud K, Fadala H, Souid A, Ahmed M, Abou Elkassem A, Osman S, Shoreibah M, El Khudari H. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads followed by microwave ablation for the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, Austria, February 2020.
  105. Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Fayez M, Fadala H, Souid A, Abou Elkassem A, Li Y, Shoreibah M, Mahmoud K. Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization using small diameter drug eluting beads followed by microwave ablation for the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 2020.
  106. Abdel Aal AK, Osman S, Fayez M, Souid A, Mahmoud K, Abou Elkassem A, Shoreibah M. Comparison between ultrasound and angiographic findings in patients presenting with recurrent ascites and undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt revision. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 2020.
  107. Gayed I, Cohen A, Kaur H, Abdel Aal AK. Selective high dose Y-90 Theraspheres treatment of malignant liver lesions. Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, June 2020.

VIDEO AND WEB PRESENTATIONS

  1. Transarterial Chemoembolization. UAB medcast.
    https://www.iheart.com/podcast/48-uab-med-cast-27726148/episode/trans-arterial-chemoembolization-of-liver-tumors-tace-28937897/
  2. Transarterial Radioembolization. UAB medcast.
    https://www.iheart.com/podcast/48-uab-med-cast-27726148/episode/trans-arterial-chemoembolization-of-liver-tumors-tace-28937897/
  3. Webpresentation on: Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement using ultrasound and fluoroscopy guidance. Baxter, December 2019.
  4. Webpresentation on: Percutaneous dialysis arteriovenous fistula creation. Saudi Interventional Radiology Society (SIRS), May 2020.
  5. Webpresentation on: Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement using ultrasound and fluoroscopy guidance. Baxter, May 2020.
  6. Webpresentation on: Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement using ultrasound and fluoroscopy guidance. Baxter, June 2020.
  7. Webpresentation on: Endo-AVF: An attractive option for dialysis fistula creation”. Bard, June 2020.

INVITED LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS (NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL)

  1. “Spinal Augmentation”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  2. “Outcomes of transcatheter regional therapy for metastatic liver disease”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  3. “Outcomes of Y90 radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  4. “Outcomes of Y90 radioembolization for metastatic liver disease”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  5. “Management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  6. “Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  7. “Hepatic embolization: TACE”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  8. “Peritoneal dialysis”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  9. “Y90 workshop”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  10. “Tumor board open forum: case based discussion”, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2017.
  11. “Splenic Reduction: When and How”, invited faculty, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, March, 2017.
  12. “The importance of recent NCCN guidelines updates for CRC for IR: Salvage setting” invited faculty, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, March, 2017.
  13. “Endovascular management of variceal bleeding: TIPS and beyond”, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, April, 2017.
  14. “Update on Radioembolization”, invited professor, NCCN meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August, 2017.
  15. “Interventional Oncology: Primary liver cancer”, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2017.
  16. “Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Current treatment algorithm”, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November, 2017.
  17. “Small Diameter Drug Eluting Beads for HCC: Are we ready for prime-time? ”. McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November, 2017.
  18. “Peritoneal Dialysis: Technique”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2018.
  19. “Management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2018.
  20. “mCRC: Integrating IO into the treatment paradigm”. Invited faculty, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 43rd annual meeting, Los Angeles, California, USA, March, 2018.
  21. “Interventional Oncology: Primary liver cancer”, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2018.
  22. Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient. Invited faculty, 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November, 2018.
  23. “Management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: Technical considerations and outcome”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2019.
  24. “DEB-TACE: Does particle size matters?”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2019.
  25. “Impact of sidedness of primary colorectal cancer primary on outcomes of radioembolization as first line therapy of liver metastasis”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2019.
  26. “Management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: algorithm for treatment”. Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2019.
  27. Oncology II (HCC): DEB TACE: Techniques and Bead Size. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February, 2019.
  28. Oncology II (HCC): Combined Approach for HCC (TACE and Ablation). Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February, 2019.
  29. “The risks and potential concerns of non-target embolization”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019.
  30. “An innovative reflux control microcatheter: Contrast media fluid barrier to reduce reflux of embolic material”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019.
  31. “Percutaneous AV fistula creation”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, April 2019.
  32. “Percutaneous peritoneal dialysis access placement”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019.
  33. “Wavelinq: Endovascular AV fistula creation”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019.
  34. “An innovative reflux control microcatheter: Contrast media fluid barrier to reduce reflux of embolic material”. Global Embolization Symposium Technologies (GEST), New York, May 2019.
  35. “Interventional Oncology: Primary liver cancer: Combined TACE and SBRT therapy”, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2019.
  36. “Placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters: An interventional radiologist perspective”, Advances in peritoneal dialysis, Ichan school of medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, September 2019.
  37. “Embolotherapy: embolization in the trauma patient”. Invited faculty, 104th annual meeting of the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, USA, November, 2018.
  38. “Hemodialysis Access Hot Topics”. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 2020.
  39. “EndoAVF: Meet the experts”. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) annual conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 2020.
  40. “Percutaneous AV fistula: Devices, date and Technique”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Antalya, Turkey, March 2020.
  41. “Review of vascular malformations and current management”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Antalya, Turkey, March 2020.
  42. “Management of acute portal, mesenteric and splenic thrombosis”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Antalya, Turkey, March 2020.
  43. “Management of failed percutaneous AV fistula”. EndoVascular and Interventional Symposium (EVIS), sponsored by the Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Antalya, Turkey, March 2020.
  44. “Percutaneous dialysis arteriovenous fistula creation”. Saudi Interventional Radiology Society (SIRS), May 2020.
  45. Portal intervention symposium: webpresentation and panel discussion, Global Embolization Oncology Symposium Technologies (GEST), August 2020.
  46. “Embolization: coils, plugs and hemostatics”. EndoVascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) meets VEITH, Sweden, October 2020.
  47. “Liquid embolization agents used in acute bleeding”. EndoVascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) meets VEITH, Sweden, October 2020.
  48. “Embolization: coils, plugs and hemostatics”. EndoVascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) meets VEITH, Sweden, October 2020.
  49. “Liquid embolization agents used in acute bleeding”. EndoVascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) meets VEITH, Sweden, October 2020.

 

INVITED LECTURES AND PROFESSORSHIPS (LOCAL AND REGIONAL)

  1. “Portal interventions”. Interventional Radiology Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama, September, 2018.
  2. Pulmonary interventions. Interventional Radiology Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama, September, 2018.
  3. “Interventional Oncology”, South East Interventional Radiology Medical Student Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama, August 2019.
  4. “Percutaneous dialysis arteriovenous fistula creation”, Alabama Kidney Foundation, Huntsville, Alabama, October 2019.
  5. “An attractive option for AV dialysis fistula creation”, American Nephrology Nurses Association, Houston, Texas January 2020.

 

COURSE ORGANIZER

  1. Organizer, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  2. Organizer, Y90 workshop, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  3. Moderator, Interventional Oncology, Musculoskeletal and palliative care, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  4. Moderator, Transcatheter regional therapy: Malignant liver disease, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  5. Moderator, Endovascular therapy: Pulmonary interventions, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  6. Moderator, Tumor board open forum: case based discussion, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  7. Moderator, Trauma and thoracic embolizations, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  8. Moderator, Venous access and dialysis, Middle East Endovascular Therapy and Interventional Oncology (MEET IO), Cairo, Egypt, January 2017.
  9. Moderator, GI bleeding, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  10. Organizer, Splenic reduction workshop, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting; Washington, DC, USA, March 2017.
  11. Panelist, Moderator and Lecturer, Oncology – Liver cancer – Multidisciplinary care, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2017.
  12. Organizer, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  13. Moderator, Trauma: Embolization, Aorto-iliac injury management, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  14. Panelist, Oncology: Tumor Board, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  15. Moderator, Multidisciplinary Oncology: Liver Cancer, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  16. Moderator, SAFIRE: Society of African Interventional Radiology and Endovascular Therapy, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  17. Moderator, Musculoskeletal interventions, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia(MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  18. Moderator, Vascular: Pulmonary Interventions, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2018.
  19. Moderator, mCRC: Integrating IO into the treatment paradigm, Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 43rd annual scientific meeting, Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  20. Organizer, Clinical evidence update: Small microspheres in early and advanced liver cancer. Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 43rd annual scientific meeting, Los Angeles, California, USA, March 2018.
  21. Moderator and Lecturer, Oncology: liver cancer – Multidisciplinary care, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2018.
  22. Moderator and Lecturer, The procedure Panel, 4th annual Association of Vascular and Interventional Radiographers workshop, Washington, DC, September 2018.
  23. Director, Moderator and Lecturer, Interventional Radiology Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama, September 2018.
  24. Organizer, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  25. Moderator, Musculoskeletal interventions and pain management, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  26. Moderator, Oncology: Liver cancer, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  27. Panelist, Oncology: Tumor Board, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  28. Moderator, Vascular: Pulmonary Embolism, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  29. Moderator, Trans-arterial chemoembolization TACE workshop, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  30. Moderator, SAFIRE business meeting, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January 2019.
  31. Moderator, Genitourinary interventions, Turkish society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019.
  32. Director, Moderator and Lecturer, South East Interventional Radiology Medical Student Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama, August 2019.
  33. Panelist and Lecturer, Oncology – Liver cancer – Multidisciplinary care, Symposium for Academic Interventional Radiology, Washington, DC, September 2019.
  34. Moderator, GI management, Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) meeting, Dubai, February 2020.
  35. Moderator, Intravascular Oncology, Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) meeting, Dubai, February 2020.
  36. Moderator, Oncology Ablation – Complex cases, Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) meeting, Dubai, February 2020.
  37. Moderator, Dialysis interventions, Turkish society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting, Antalya, Turkey, March 2020.

 

COURSE PROCTOR

  1. Proctor of a course on “Use of Amplatzer Vascular Plug in different vascular territories”, Chicago, Illinois, April 2017.
  2. Proctor of a course on “Liver Cancer: Advanced treatment techniques”, Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 2017.
  3. Proctor of a course on “Sirspheres: Advanced training program”, Dallas, Texas, October 2017.
  4. Proctor of a course on “Advanced use of Amplatzer Vascular Plug”, Birmingham, Alabama, October 2017.
  5. Proctor of a course on “Advanced use of Amplatzer Vascular Plug”, Dallas, Texas, March 2018.
  6. Proctor of a course on “Advanced use of Amplatzer Vascular Plug”, Dallas, Texas, May 2018.
  7. Proctor, Trans-arterial chemoembolization TACE workshop, Middle East Endovascular Therapy Symposia (MEET Symposia), Cairo, Egypt, January, 2018.
  8. Proctor of a course on “Percutaneous arteriovenous fistula creation”, Washington, DC, September 2019.

 

VISITING PROFESSORSHIPS

  1. “Safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma using a very small diameter drug eluting beads”, Invited Professor, Radiologic Society of the Republic of China (RSROC), Taipei, Taiwan, March 2017.
  2. “Update on TACE”, Invited Professor, Grand Rounds, National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH), Taipei, Taiwan, March 2017.
  3. “Workflow and algorithm for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma at UAB”, Invited Professor, Grand Rounds, Chend Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, March 2017.
  4. “Treatment modalities for hepatocellular carcinoma: UAB experience”, Invited Professor, Grand Rounds, VGH, Taichung, Taiwan, March 2017.
  5. “Update on Radioembolization: Sirflox trial”, NCCN meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 2017.
  6. “Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Current treatment algorithm”, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 2017.
  7. “Small Diameter Drug Eluting Beads for HCC: Are we ready for primetime?” McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 2017.
  8. “Variceal bleeding: Interventional perspective”, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, January 2018.
  9. “Radiology growth and scholarly activities”, Hennepin Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 2018.
  10. “Placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters: An interventional radiologist perspective”, Invited Professor, Advances in peritoneal dialysis, Ichan school of medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, September 2019

Honors and Awards

**Faculty profiles will only highlight current information (the last three years). Please see the faculty’s CV for more information.

  1. Best Podium Presentation (3rd place): Outcome of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters: Elective versus Urgent-Start Use, American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN), 2017
  2. Best Doctors in America Award, American Health Council, 2017
  3. Top Doctor in Birmingham, Alabama, International Association of Radiologist (IARA). Spotlighted in “The leading physicians of the world” publication, 2017
  4. Best Doctors in America Award, American Health Council, 2018
  5. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) certificate of appreciation, 2019
  6. Radiologic Society of North America (RSNA) Scientific Exhibit Certificate of Merit Award:Chyle leaks: All you need to know, 2019
  7. Best Doctors in America Award, American Health Council, 2019
  8. Pan Arab Interventional Radiology Society (PAIRS) certificate of appreciation, 2020
  9. Best Doctors in America Award, American Health Council, 2020