Vascular Occlusions and Parenchymal Embolizations: Principles

  • Pascal Chabrot
  • Isabelle Brazzalotto
  • Louis Boyer


Several occlusion agents were presented in the  Chap. 1. We shall specify now the principles common to all the procedures: initial assessment and indications, choice of the occlusion agents, sedation and anesthesia, antibiotic prophylaxis, and follow-up.


Antibiotic Prophylaxis Respiratory Depression Uterine Artery Embolization Uterine Fibroid Action Delay 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pascal Chabrot
    • 1
  • Isabelle Brazzalotto
    • 2
  • Louis Boyer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital of Clermont-FerrandClermont-FerrandFrance
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiaUniversity Hospital of Clermont-FerrandClermont-FerrandFrance

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