Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 26th, 2006
Investigators in the United States sought "to summarize the literature on uterine embolization for fibroids published in 2004 and 2005."
"During the last two years, our understanding of the outcome of uterine fibroid embolization has increased," wrote J.B. Spies and colleagues. "The outcomes are comparable to those that occur after hysterectomy."
"Health-related quality-of-life studies have confirmed the positive impact of the procedure. Improvement in menorrhagia has been quantified using the alkaline hematin method, objectively...
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