Starts:  May 17, 2018 8:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  May 20, 2018 12:00 PM (ET)

GEST 2018 U.S. is a comprehensive continuing medical education program dedicated to embolization and oncologic interventions.

 Educational Objectives:

  • Compare the relative advantages and timing of different endoleak therapies
  • Assess current data for evaluation of upper GI bleeding treated by embolization
  • Determine interventional oncologic therapy decisions based on the latest evidence, established patient care standards and multidisciplinary¬†¬† approaches.
  • Describe the latest imaging technique that may help in performing intra arterial treatment of liver cancer.
  • Describe the latest options and differences in function, characteristics, and potential outcomes of various devices for embolization.
  • Discuss the new therapeutic options using embolization in hemorrhoid-related bleeding, and chronic shoulder pain.
  • Discuss basic and variant prostate artery anatomy and techniques to identify critical vasculature during therapy.
  • Assess patient symptoms and treatment options for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia, including drug treatment, surgery, and embolization.
  • Explain the indications and results of uterine fibroid and adenomyosis embolization.
  • Summarize the advantages, limitations, technical aspects, and endpoints of various tools and approaches to visceral aneurysm treatment.

Target Audience Description:

GEST 2018 U.S. will be of value to interventional radiologists, oncologists, diagnostic radiologists, nurses, radiology technologists, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals interested in the field of embolization.


The Loews Miami Beach
1601 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139