Clinical Research

Mount Sinai is dedicated to providing the very latest in interventional radiology. We keep on top of the most advanced research findings by participating in a range of clinical studies. Here are some of the research projects we are working on.


GCO # Project Title PI Expiration Date
20-1750 RAVI Registry: Prospective, multi-center, observational, post-market study of Radial Access Embolization Procedures Using HydroPearl Microspheres Joseph Titano, MD 09/09/22
19-1844 Intrahepatic Flow Diversion Prior to Segmental Yttrium-90 Radioembolization for Challenging Tumor Vasculature Vivian Bishay, MD 09/20/22
19-2124 In-line Balloon Occlusion Delivery of Ethylene-vinyl Alcohol Copolymer (Onyx®) for Peripheral Vascular Applications Aaron M. Fischman, MD 10/01/22
19-1722 Use of a Standardized Inferior Vena Cava Filter Macro in Abdominal CT Reports to Improve Filter Retrieval Rates: A Retrospective Single-Center Cohort Study Aaron M. Fischman, MD 10/07/22
18-2393 Early Experiences with Concurrent Nivolumab and Local Regional Therapy Edward Kim, MD 10/13/22
18-2281 EPIQ-Affiniti Ultrasound System Study Robert Lookstein, MD 10/18/22
18-1734 SAVAL - A Randomized Trial comparing the Drug-Eluting Stent (DES) Below-the-Knee (BTK) Vascular Stent System (DES BTK Vascular Stent System) vs Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) Treating Infrapopliteal Lesions in Subjects With Critical Limb Ischemia Patel, Rahul, MD 11/08/22
18-2581 Computational Analytics for Prognosis Following Y90 Radiation Segmentectomy Edward Kim, MD 11/29/22
21-0931 Liquid Embolization of Arterial Hemorrhages in the Peripheral Vasculature The LAVA Study Robert Lookstein, MD 12/04/22
21-01620 STRIKE-PE: A Prospective, Multicenter Registry that Seeks to Evaluate the Long-Term Safety and Outcomes of Patients with Acute Pulmonary Embolism Treated with the Indigo® Aspiration System Vivian Bishay, MD 01/30/23
20-0134 Outcomes in Locoregional Therapy Vivian Bishay, MD 02/24/23
18-1532 Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT) Consortium Registry Vivian Bishay, MD 03/02/23
18-1146 Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Time for a Time-to-Treat Algorithm for Interventional Radiology Vivian Bishay, MD 03/09/23
19-0873 Prostate Artery Embolization Aaron M. Fischman, MD 03/21/23
20-1140 Single-Center Experience with Outpatient Transradial Uterine Artery Embolization: Safety, Feasibility, Outcomes, and Early Rates of Return Vivian Bishay, MD 05/21/23
20-2236 ARMOR: Ablation of Renal Masses Outcomes Registry (2003 - 2019)  Aaron M. Fischman, MD 06/20/23
21-00894 Fertility after Pelvic Arterial Embolization for Post-Partum Hemorrhage Robert Lookstein, MD 06/23/23
20-3139 FlowTriever All-Comer Registry for Patient Safety and Hemodynamics (FLASH) Robert Lookstein, MD 06/26/23
21-0926 Venous stent for the Iliofemoral Vein Investigational Study Using the Duo™ Stent (VIVID)  Robert Lookstein, MD 07/04/23
19-1584 Automated Detection of Acute Intra-abdominal Hemorrhage Using Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) Robert Lookstein, MD 07/20/23
20-2931 NOLA (NeuWave Observational Liver Ablation) Registry Patel, Rahul, MD 10/21/23
21-00443 Incidence of Pulmonary Embolism and Venous Thromboembolism in COVID-19 Robert Lookstein, MD 04/04/24
21-00638 Role of Artificial Intelligence for Pulmonary Embolism Management Robert Lookstein, MD 06/03/24
21-01756 Prostatic Arterial Embolization (PAE) as a Treatment Modality for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: A Retrospective Review Aaron M. Fischman, MD 03/16/25
22-1145 Outcomes of Embolization with TRUFILL® n-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate (n-BCA) Liquid Embolic for Gastrointestinal Bleeds (GIB) Aaron M. Fischman, MD 07/25/25
18-1033 A New Focused Curriculum in Interventional Radiology for Third Year Medical Students Vivian Bishay, MD IRB Exempt
19-1582 Crowd Sourced Assessment of IR Technical Skill; A Method to Guide Future Training of Interventional Radiologists Aaron M. Fischman, MD IRB Exempt
22-00268 Improving Medical Student Interest, Familiarity and Exposure Regarding Interventional Radiology During A Pandemic Vivian Bishay, MD IRB Exempt