Receive an in-depth look at a prostatic arterial embolization case with Dr. Ari Isaacson, interventional radiologist with University of North Carolina Health Care. In this video, Dr. Isaacson completes a full PAE case, from patient selection, imaging best practices and tips to access the difficult prostatic artery, to embolization how-to, product selection and patient folalow-up. If you’re new to PAE or just want a refresher on the procedure, this video will take you step-by-step through a live case to help teach the basics.
Dr. Isaacson completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency and Vascular & Interventional Radiology fellowship at the University of North Carolina after 3 years of service as a flight surgeon in the US Navy. In 2013, he stayed in Chapel Hill and joined the faculty as an assistant professor. Dr. Isaacson’s clinical interests include arterial embolization, interventional oncology and vascular imaging. He is the principal investigator for multiple trials of new embolization applications.