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Thematic series on paediatric IR

This thematic series was curated by guest editors Dr. Alex Barnacle (Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London/UK) and Dr. Anne Marie Cahill (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA/US). The articles detail the latest evidence for a range of complex interventions in children, demonstrating current best practices in this highly specialised field.

  1. Paediatric hypertension, defined as systolic blood pressure > 95th percentile for age, sex and height is often incidentally diagnosed. Renovascular hypertension (RVH) is responsible for 5–25% of hypertension i...

    Authors: Premal Amrishkumar Patel and Anne Marie Cahill
    Citation: CVIR Endovascular 2021 4:10
  2. The demand for interventional oncological (IO) treatment of pediatric cancers is becoming increasingly common, at least at several tertiary care institutions. The data and techniques used in pediatric IO are l...

    Authors: Raja Shaikh and Fernando Gomez Munoz
    Citation: CVIR Endovascular 2021 4:2
  3. The diagnosis and treatment of vascular anomalies are a large part of the caseload for paediatric interventional radiologists. Although many of the principles of sclerotherapy and embolisation are the same in ...

    Authors: Craig R. Gibson and Alex M. Barnacle
    Citation: CVIR Endovascular 2020 3:60
  4. Pediatric venous disease is increasing in incidence in both inpatient and outpatient populations. The widespread use of central venous access devices as well as the rising incidence of thromboembolic events in...

    Authors: Anne E. Gill and Giridhar M. Shivaram
    Citation: CVIR Endovascular 2020 3:59