Table 2

Procedural Information

ParametersTotal (n=489)Missing
Number of ssBAE sessions0
 1 (%)288 (58.9)
 2 (%)195 (39.9)
 3 (%)6 (1.2)
Approach0
 Femoral only (%)251 (51.3)
 Radial only (%)5 (1.0)
 Both (%)233 (47.7)
  Separately (%)186 (38.0)
  Simultaneously (%)47 (9.6)
Total number of target vessels4 (2–7)0
First ssBAE session489 (100)0
 Number of target vessels (%)3 (2–5)0
 Success rate (%)450 (92.0)0
Second ssBAE session201 (41.1)0
 Number of target vessels (%)3 (2–4)0
 Success rate (%)194 (96.5)0
Third ssBAE session6 (1.2)0
 Number of target vessels (%)2 (2–2)0
 Success rate (%)6 (100)0
Use of N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate (%)2 (0.4)0
Use of gelatin sponge (%)20 (4.1)0
Complications in total (%)8 (1.6)0
 Aortic dissection (%)1 (0.2)
 Symptomatic cerebral or cerebellar infarction (%)2 (0.4)
 Spinal ischaemia (%)0 (0.0)
 Mediastinal haematoma (%)5 (1.0)
  • ssBAE, super selective bronchial artery embolisation.