Health Watch Dr Sista Pulmonary Embolism Part 4 May 3 – 2019
In the segment of Health Watch Lovonia Mallory finishes up her conversation talking about PE with Dr Akhelish Sista of NYU as he talks in the studio about PE. Dr. Sista is the Section Chief of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at NYU-Langone School of Medicine in Manhattan, New York. His clinical expertise lies in the medical and endovascular treatment of pulmonary embolism (PE) and deep venous thrombosis.
He served as the Chairperson of the Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation’s Research Consensus Panel with experts from 6 disciplines on Submassive Pulmonary Embolism in December 2015 which developed specific research questions to be answered by future research. Dr Sista traveled to Albany to talk at the Medical Center as he presented his talk entitled ” Endovascular Therapy For Severe Pulmonary Embolism in 2019: Where we are and where we need to Go.”