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Marshall E. Hicks, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Division Head, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Levit Family Distinguished Chair in Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Professor, Department of Interventional Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Professor, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Unit Number: 1479
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: (713) 792-5765

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1982 University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, MD, Medicine

Postgraduate Training

1987-1988 Clinical Fellowship, Interventional/Vascular Radiology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, David A. Kumpe, M.D.
1986-1987 Instructor, Vascular Radiology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, Eugene C. Klatte, M.D.
1983-1986 Clinical Residency, Radiology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, Eugene C. Klatte, M.D.
1982-1983 Clinical Internship, General Surgery, Memorial University Medical Center, Savannah, GA, Robert Gongaware, M.D.

Board Certifications

2004 American Board of Radiology Maintenance of Certification
1995 Certificate of Added Qualification in Vascular and Interventional Radiology
1987 American Board of Radiology

Experience/Service

Institutional Committee Activities

Chair, Global Academic Programs Oversight Steering Committee, 2013-3/2014
Chair, Division Head Committee, 10/2012-present
Member, Global Academic Programs Oversight Steering Committee, 2012-2013
Member, Women Faculty Programs Advisory Committee, 2011-present
Member, Institutional Clinical Executive Committee (ICEC), 2011-present
Member, Institute for Personalized Cancer Therapy (IPCT) Executive Committee, 2011-present
Member, Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging (CABI) Steering Committee, 2010-present
Vice-Chairman, Physicians Referral Service Retirement Board, 2007-present

Honors and Awards

2012 Top Doctors List, US News and World Report
2011-2013 Examiner, American Board of Radiology
2010 Lifetime Service Award, American Board of Radiology
2007 Examiner, Certificate of Added Qualification, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology
2006 Distinguished Service Award, American Board of Radiology
2005 Radiological Society of North America Educational Exhibit Award, Magna Cum Laude
2004-2008 Examiner, American Board of Radiology
2004 Examiner, Certificate of Added Qualification, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology
2003 Best Doctors in Houston, H Texas Magazine
2003 Radiological Society of North America Educational Exhibit Award, Magna Cum Laude
2002 Best Doctors in Houston, Inside Houston Magazine
2002 Examiner, Certificate of Added Qualification, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology
2001-2002 Examiner, American Board of Radiology
1999 Examiner, American Board of Radiology
1998-present Best Doctors in America
1998 Best Doctors in St. Louis, St. Louis Magazine
1998 Editor's Recognition Award for Distinction in Reviewing, Radiology
1997-1998 Examiner, Certificate of Added Qualification, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology
1997 Fellow, Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
1990-1994 Editor's Recognition Award for Distinction in Reviewing, Radiology
1981 Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society

Professional Memberships

American College of Radiology
Economics Committee, 2003-2007
Committee on Residency Training in Diagnostic Radiology, 2002-2004
Expert Panel on Interventional Radiology, 1994-1997
Member, 1988-present
American College of Radiology Imaging Network
Chairman, Image Guided Intervention Committee, 2003-2004
American Medical Association
Member, 1990-2008
Harris County Medical Society
Member, 2001-present
Radiological Society of North America
Vascular and Interventional Subcommittee of the Scientific Program Committee, 2004-2009
Member, 1984-present
Society of Interventional Radiology (formerly Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology)
President, 2012-2013
President-elect, 2011-2012
Secretary, 2010-2011
Executive Council Member, At-Large Member for Oncology, 2004-2008
Chairman, Interventional Oncology Task Force, 2004-2007
Economics Committee, 2001-2008
Education Materials Committee, 2000-2007
Research Committee, Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, 1992-2000
Member, 1987-present
Texas Medical Association
Member, 2001-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Lu C, Stewart DJ, Lee JJ, Ji L, Ramesh R, Jayachandran G, Nunez MI, Wistuba II, Erasmus JJ, Hicks ME, Grimm EA, Reuben JM, Baladandayuthapani V, Templeton NS, McMannis JD, Roth JA. Phase I Clinical Trial of Systemically Administered TUSC2(FUS1)-Nanoparticles Mediating Functional Gene Transfer in Humans. PLoS One 7(4):e34833, 2012. e-Pub 4/25/2012. PMCID: PMC3338819.
2. Murphy TP, Kuo MD, Benenati JF, Dixon RG, Goodwin SC, Hicks M, Miller DL, Sidhu MK, Silberzweig JE, Vedantham S, Cardella JF, Society of Interventional Radiology. Position statement by the Society of Interventional Radiology: maintenance of privileges for image-guided interventions. J Vasc Interv Radiol 22(10):1353-4, 10/2011. PMID: 21961978.
3. Gupta S, Patel J, McEnery K, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Suitor C, Hicks ME. Early experience using an online reporting system for interventional radiology procedure-related complications integrated with a digital dictation system. J Digit Imaging 24(4):672-679, 8/2011. e-Pub 8/2010. PMCID: PMC3138935.
4. Kim ES, Herbst RS, Wistuba II, Lee JJ, Blumenschein GR, Tsao A, Stewart DJ, Hicks ME, Erasmus J, Gupta S, Alden CM, Liu S, Tang X, Khuri FR, Tran HT, Johnson BE, Heymach JV, Mao L, Fossella F, Kies MS, Papadimitrakopoulou V, Davis SE, Lippman SM, Hong WK. The BATTLE Trial: Personalizing Therapy for Lung Cancer. Cancer Discov 1(1):44-53, 6/2011. e-Pub 6/1/2011. PMID: 22586319.
5. Tam A, Singh P, Ensor JE, Carter K, Kim ES, Hicks ME, Wallace MJ, Gupta S. Air travel after biopsy-related pneumothorax: is it safe to fly? J Vasc Interv Radiol 22(5):595-602, 5/2011. PMID: 21514516.
6. Gupta S, Sultenfuss M, Romaguera JE, Ensor J, Krishnamurthy S, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME. CT-guided percutaneous lung biopsies in patients with haematologic malignancies and undiagnosed pulmonary lesions. Hematol Oncol 28(2):75-81, 6/2010. PMID: 19728397.
7. Avritscher R, Krishnamurthy S, Ensor J, Gupta S, Tam A, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME, Wallace MJ. Accuracy and sensitivity of computed tomography-guided percutaneous needle biopsy of pulmonary hilar lymph nodes. Cancer 116(8):1974-80, 4/2010. PMID: 20151422.
8. Kobayashi K, Szklaruk J, Trent JC, Ensor J, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME, Gupta S. Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization for imatinib-resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Am J Clin Oncol 32(6):574-581, 12/2009. PMID: 19636238.
9. Wang GR, Ensor JE, Gupta S, Hicks ME, Tam AL. Bronchial artery embolization for the management of hemoptysis in oncology patients: utility and prognostic factors. J Vasc Interv Radiol 20(6):722-729, 6/2009. PMID: 19406667.
10. Kamat PP, Gupta S, Ensor JE, Murthy R, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, Wallace MJ, Hicks ME. Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization in the management of patients with large-volume liver metastases. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31:299-307, 3/2008. PMID: 17922160.
11. Gupta S, Hicks ME, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, Murthy R. Outpatient management of postbiopsy pneumothorax with small-caliber chest tubes: Factors affecting the need for prolonged drainage and additional interventions. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 31(2):342-348, 3/2008. PMID: 18074173.
12. Tam A, Krishnamurthy S, Pillsbury EP, Ensor JE, Gupta S, Murthy R, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Hicks ME, Madoff DC. Percutaneous image-guided splenic biopsy in the oncology patient: an audit of 156 consecutive cases. J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:80-87, 1/2008. PMID: 18192471.
13. Gupta S, Henningsen JA, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Murthy R, Hicks ME. Percutaneous biopsy of head and neck lesions with CT guidance: various approaches and relevant anatomic and technical considerations. Radiographics 27:371-390, 3/2007. PMID: 17374859.
14. Murthy R, Eng C, Krishnan S, Madoff DC, Habbu A, Canet S, Hicks ME. Hepatic yttrium-90 radioembolotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer treated with cetuximab or bevacizumab. J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1588-1591, 1/2007. PMID: 18057297.
15. Wallace MJ, Murthy R, Kamat PP, Moore T, Rao SH, Ensor J, Gupta S, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, McRae SE, Hicks ME. Impact of C-arm CT on hepatic arterial interventions for hepatic malignancies. J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1500-1507, 1/2007. PMID: 18057284.
16. Madoff DC, Gupta S, Pillsbury EP, Kan Z, Tinkey PT, Stephens LC, Ensor JE, Hicks ME, Wright KC. Transarterial versus transhepatic portal vein embolization to induce selective hepatic hypertrophy: a comparative study in swine. J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:79-93, 2007. NIHMSID: NIHMSNIHMS19863.
17. Kobayashi K, Gupta S, Trent JC, Vauthey JN, Krishnamurthy S, Ensor J, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Murthy R, McRae SE, Hicks ME. Hepatic artery chemoembolization for 110 gastrointestinal stromal tumors: response, survival, and prognostic factors. Cancer 107:2833-2841, 1/2006. PMID: 17096432.
18. Wallace MJ, Gupta S, Hicks ME. Out-of-plane computed-tomography-guided biopsy using a magnetic-field-based navigation system. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:108-113, 1/2006. PMID: 16328686.
19. Tung TH, Doolabh VB, Mackinnon SB, Mohanakumar T, Hicks ME. Survival of long nerve allografts following donor antigen pretreatment: a pilot study. J Reconstr Microsurg 22:443-450, 1/2006. PMID: 16894489.
20. Gong Y, Sneige N, Guo M, Hicks ME, Moran CA. Transthoracic fine-needle aspiration vs concurrent core needle biopsy in diagnosis of intrathoracic lesions: a retrospective comparison of diagnostic accuracy. Am J Clin Pathol 125:438-444, 1/2006. PMID: 16613349.
21. Goldberg SN, Bonn J, Dodd G, Dupuy D, Geschwind JH, Hicks M, Hume KM, Lee FT, Lewis CA, Lencioni RA, Omary RA, Rundback JH, Silverman S, Dorfman GS, Dorfman GS. Society of Interventional Radiology Interventional Oncology Task Force: interventional oncology research vision statement and critical assessment of the state of research affairs. J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1287-1294, 10/2005. PMID: 16221897.
22. Gupta S, Seaberg K, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Murthy R, Hicks ME. Imaging-guided percutaneous biopsy of mediastinal lesions: different approaches and anatomic considerations. Radiographics 25:763-86; discussion 786-8, 5/2005. PMID: 15888624.
23. Ahrar K, Matin S, Wallace MJ, Gupta S, Hicks ME. Percutaneous transthoracic radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors using an iatrogenic pneumothorax. AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:86-88, 5/2005. PMID: 15972404.
24. Madoff DC, Denys A, Wallace MJ, Murthy R, Gupta S, Pillsbury EP, Ahrar K, Bessoud B, Hicks ME. Splenic arterial interventions: anatomy, indications, technical considerations, and potential complications. Radiographics 25 Suppl 1:S191-S211, 5/2005. PMID: 16227491.
25. Murthy R, Xiong H, Nunez R, Cohen AC, Barron B, Szklaruk J, Madoff DC, Gupta S, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Hicks ME. Yttrium 90 resin microspheres for the treatment of unresectable colorectal hepatic metastases after failure of multiple chemotherapy regimens: preliminary results. J Vasc Interv Radiol 16(7):937-945, 5/2005. PMID: 16002501.
26. Wright KC, Yang P, Van Pelt CS, Hicks ME, Collin P, Newman RA. Evaluation of targeted arterial delivery of the branched chain fatty acid 12-methyltetradecanoic acid as a novel therapy for solid tumors. J Exp Ther Oncol 5:55-68, 2005. PMID: 16416602.
27. Gupta S, Johnson MM, Murthy R, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, McRae SE, Hicks ME, Rao S, Vauthey JN, Ajani JA, Yao JC. Hepatic arterial embolization and chemoembolization for the treatment of patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumors: variables affecting response rates and survival. Cancer 104:1590-1602, 2005. PMID: 16134179.
28. Ahrar K, Matin S, Wood CG, Wallace MJ, Gupta S, Madoff DC, Rao S, Tannir NM, Jonasch E, Pisters LL, Rozner MA, Kennamer DL, Hicks ME. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of renal tumors: technique, complications, and outcomes. J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:679-688, 2005. PMID: 15872323.
29. Gupta S, Krishnamurthy S, Broemeling LD, Morello FA, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME. Small (</=2-cm) subpleural pulmonary lesions: short-versus long-needle-path CT-guided Biopsy-comparison of diagnostic yields and complications. Radiology 234:631-637, 2005. PMID: 15673500.
30. Madoff DC, Abdalla EK, Gupta S, Wu TT, Morris JS, Denys A, Wallace MJ, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Murthy R, Lunagomez S, Hicks ME, Vauthey JN. Transhepatic ipsilateral right portal vein embolization extended to segment IV: improving hypertrophy and resection outcomes with spherical particles and coils. J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:215-225, 2005. PMID: 15713922.
31. Murthy R, Nunez R, Szklaruk J, Erwin W, Madoff DC, Gupta S, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Cohen A, Coldwell DM, Kennedy AS, Hicks ME. Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for hepatic malignancy: devices, indications, technical considerations, and potential complications. Radiographics 25 Suppl 1:S41-S55, 2005. PMID: 16227496.
32. Xiong HQ, Herbst R, Faria SC, Scholz C, Davis D, Jackson EF, Madden T, McConkey D, Hicks M, Hess K, Charnsangavej CA, Abbruzzese JL. A phase I surrogate endpoint study of SU6668 in patients with solid tumors. Invest New Drugs 22:459-466, 1/2004. PMID: 15292716.
33. Madoff DC, Gupta S, Toombs BD, Skolkin MD, Charnsangavej C, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Hicks ME. Arterioureteral fistulas: a clinical, diagnostic, and therapeutic dilemma. AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:1241-1250, 1/2004. PMID: 15100126.
34. Avritscher R, Madoff DC, Ramirez PT, Wallace MJ, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Gupta S, Murthy R, Wright KC, Hicks ME. Fistulas of the lower urinary tract: percutaneous approaches for the management of a difficult clinical entity. Radiographics 24 Suppl 1:S217-S236, 1/2004. PMID: 15486242.
35. Ahrar K, Himmerich JU, Herzog CE, Raymond AK, Wallace MJ, Gupta S, Madoff DC, Morello FA, Murthy R, McRae SE, Hicks ME. Percutaneous ultrasound-guided biopsy in the definitive diagnosis of osteosarcoma. J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1329-1333, 1/2004. PMID: 15525755.
36. Wallace MJ, Jean JL, Gupta S, Eapen GA, Johnson MM, Ahrar K, Madoff DC, Morello FA, Murthy R, Hicks ME. Use of inferior vena caval filters and survival in patients with malignancy. Cancer 101:1902-1907, 1/2004. PMID: 15386336.
37. Gupta S, Nguyen HL, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME. Various approaches for CT-guided percutaneous biopsy of deep pelvic lesions: anatomic and technical considerations. Radiographics 24:175-189, 1/2004. PMID: 14730045.
38. Gupta S, Madoff DC, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Wallace MJ, Murthy R, Hicks ME. CT-guided needle biopsy of deep pelvic lesions by extraperitoneal approach through iliopsoas muscle. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 26:534-538, 11/2003. PMID: 15061177.
39. Gupta S, Yao JC, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Morello FA, Madoff DC, Murthy R, Hicks ME, Ajani JA. Hepatic artery embolization and chemoembolization for treatment of patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors: the M. D. Anderson experience. Cancer J 9:261-267, 7/2003. PMID: 12967136.
40. Freedman RS, Vadhan-Raj S, Butts C, Savary C, Melichar B, Verschraegen C, Kavanagh JJ, Hicks ME, Levy LB, Folloder JK, Garcia ME. Pilot study of Flt3 ligand comparing intraperitoneal with subcutaneous routes on hematologic and immunologic responses in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis and mesotheliomas. Clin Cancer Res 9:5228-5237, 7/2003. PMID: 14614003.
41. Sze DY, Freeman SM, Slonim SM, Samuels SL, Andrews JC, Hicks M, Ahrar K, Gupta S, Reid TR. Dr. Gary J. Becker Young Investigator Award: intraarterial adenovirus for metastatic gastrointestinal cancer: activity, radiographic response, and survival. J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:279-290, 3/2003. PMID: 12631632.
42. Chau Q, Cantor SB, Caramel E, Hicks ME, Kurtin D, Grover T, Elting LS. Cost effectiveness of the bird's nest filter for preventing pulmonary embolism among patients with malignant brain tumors and deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremities. Support Care Cancer 11:795-799, 2003.
43. Munden RF, Truong MT, Swisher SG, Gupta S, Hicks ME, Merritt JA, Roth JA. CT evaluation of non-small cell lung cancer undergoing gene therapy with adenoviral p53. Internet J Radiol 3, http://www.ispub.com/ostia/index.php?xmlFilePath=journals/ijra/vol3n1/p53.xml, 2003.
44. Swisher SG, Roth JA, Komaki R, Gu J, Lee JJ, Hicks M, Ro JY, Hong WK, Merritt JA, Ahrar K, Atkinson NE, Correa AM, Dolormente M, Dreiling L, El-Naggar AK, Fossella F, Francisco R, Glisson B, Grammer S, Herbst R, Huaringa A, Kemp B, Khuri FR, Kurie JM, Liao Z, McDonnell TJ, Morice R, Morello F, Munden R, Papadimitrakopoulou V, Pisters KM, Putnam JB, Sarabia AJ, Shelton T, Stevens C, Shin DM, Smythe WR, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Yin M. Induction of p53-regulated genes and tumor regression in lung cancer patients after intratumoral delivery of adenoviral p53 (INGN 201) and radiation therapy. Clin Cancer Res 9:93-101, 2003. PMID: 12538456.
45. Madoff DC, Hicks ME, Abdalla EK, Morris JS, Vauthey JN. Portal vein embolization with polyvinyl alcohol particles and coils in preparation for major liver resection for hepatobiliary malignancy: safety and effectiveness-study in 26 patients. Radiology 227:251-260, 2003. PMID: 12616006.
46. Wallace MJ, Narvios A, Lichtiger B, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Gupta S, Madoff DC, Hicks ME. Transjugular liver biopsy in patients with hematologic malignancy and severe thrombocytopenia. J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:323-327, 2003. PMID: 12631636.
47. Wallace MJ, Krishnamurthy S, Broemeling LD, Gupta S, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Hicks ME. CT-guided percutaneous fine-needle aspiration biopsy of small (< or =1-cm) pulmonary lesions. Radiology 225:823-828, 9/2002. PMID: 12461267.
48. Lenzi R, Rosenblum M, Verschraegen C, Kudelka AP, Kavanagh JJ, Hicks ME, Lang EA, Nash MA, Levy LB, Garcia ME, Platsoucas CD, Abbruzzese JL, Freedman RS. Phase I study of intraperitoneal recombinant human interleukin 12 in patients with Mullerian carcinoma, gastrointestinal primary malignancies, and mesothelioma. Clin Cancer Res 8:3686-3695, 9/2002. PMID: 12473577.
49. Madoff DC, Hicks ME, Vauthey JN, Charnsangavej C, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Wallace MJ, Gupta S. Transhepatic portal vein embolization: anatomy, indications, and technical considerations. Radiographics 22:1063-1076, Sep-Oct, 9/2002. PMID: 12235336.
50. Gupta S, Wallace MJ, Morello FA, Ahrar K, Hicks ME. CT-guided percutaneous needle biopsy of intrathoracic lesions by using the transsternal approach: experience in 37 patients. Radiology 222:57-62, 2002. PMID: 11756705.
51. Madoff DC, Toombs BD, Skolkin MD, Bodurka DC, Modesitt SC, Wood CG, Hicks ME. Endovascular management of ureteral-iliac artery fistulae with Wallgraft endoprostheses. Gynecol Oncol 85:212-217, 2002. PMID: 11925149.
52. Gupta S, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Wallace MJ, Hicks ME. Masses in or around the pancreatic head: CT-guided coaxial fine-needle aspiration biopsy with a posterior transcaval approach. Radiology 222:63-69, 2002. PMID: 11756706.
53. Arap W, Kolonin MG, Trepel M, Lahdenranta J, Cardó-Vila M, Giordano RJ, Mintz PJ, Ardelt PU, Yao VJ, Vidal CI, Chen L, Flamm A, Valtanen H, Weavind LM, Hicks ME, Pollock RE, Botz GH, Bucana CD, Koivunen E, Cahill D, Troncoso P, Baggerly KA, Pentz RD, Do KA, Logothetis CJ, Pasqualini R. Steps toward mapping the human vasculature by phage display. Nat Med 8:121-127, 2002. PMID: 11821895.
54. Gupta S, Ahrar K, Morello FA, Wallace MJ, Madoff DC, Hicks ME. Using a coaxial technique with a curved inner needle for CT-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy. AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:109-112, 2002. PMID: 12076915.
55. Abdalla EK, Hicks ME, Vauthey JN. Portal vein embolization: rationale, technique and future prospects. Br J Surg 88:165-175, 2001. PMID: 11167863.
56. Vauthey JN, Chaoui A, Do KA, Bilimoria MM, Fenstermacher MJ, Charnsangavej C, Hicks M, Alsfasser G, Lauwers G, Hawkins IF, Caridi J. Standardized measurement of the future liver remnant prior to extended liver resection: methodology and clinical associations. Surgery 127:512-519, 5/2000. PMID: 10819059.
57. Vesely TM, Williams D, Weiss M, Hicks M, Stainken B, Matalon T, Dolmatch B. Comparison of the angiojet rheolytic catheter to surgical thrombectomy for the treatment of thrombosed hemodialysis grafts. Peripheral AngioJet Clinical Trial. J Vasc Interv Radiol 10:1195-1205, 10/1999. PMID: 10527197.
58. Duncan JR, Hicks ME, Cai SR, Brunt EM, Ponder KP. Embolization of portal vein branches induces hepatocyte replication in swine: a potential step in hepatic gene therapy. Radiology 210:467-477, 1999. PMID: 10207431.
59. Sharafuddin MJ, Hicks ME. Current status of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy. Part III. Present and future applications. J Vasc Interv Radiol 9:209-224, Mar-Apr, 3/1998. PMID: 9540903.
60. Malden ES, Hicks ME, Royal HD, Aliperti G, Allen BT, Picus D. Recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding: use of thrombolysis with anticoagulation in diagnosis. Radiology 207:147-151, 3/1998. PMID: 9530310.
61. Sharafuddin MJ, Hicks ME. Current status of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy. Part II. Devices and mechanisms of action. J Vasc Interv Radiol 9:15-31, 1/1998. PMID: 9468392.
62. Sharafuddin MJ, Hicks ME. Current status of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy. Part I. General principles. J Vasc Interv Radiol 8:911-921, 11/1997. PMID: 9399459.
63. Schlueter FJ, Zuckerman DA, Horesh L, Gutierrez FR, Hicks ME, Brink JA. Digital subtraction versus film-screen angiography for detecting acute pulmonary emboli: evaluation in a porcine model. J Vasc Interv Radiol 8:1015-1024, 11/1997. PMID: 9399472.
64. Sharafuddin MJ, Hicks ME, Jenson ML, Morris JE, Drasler WJ, Wilson GJ. Rheolytic thrombectomy with use of the AngioJet-F105 catheter: preclinical evaluation of safety. J Vasc Interv Radiol 8:939-945, 11/1997. PMID: 9399462.
65. Farrell TA, Hicks ME. A review of radiologically guided percutaneous nephrostomies in 303 patients. J Vasc Interv Radiol 8:769-774, Sep-Oct, 9/1997. PMID: 9314366.
66. Farrell TA, Wallace M, Hicks ME. Long-term results of transrenal ureteral occlusion with use of Gianturco coils and gelatin sponge pledgets. J Vasc Interv Radiol 8:449-452, May-Jun, 5/1997. PMID: 9152920.
67. Kanterman RY, Hicks ME, Simpson KR, Malden ES, Picus D, Darcy MD. Nonsurgical management of gastric or duodenal perforation from a Wills-Oglesby-type gastrostomy tube. J Vasc Interv Radiol 7:737-741, 9/1996. PMID: 8897344.
68. Vesely TM, Krysl J, Smith SR, Killion D, Hicks ME. Preliminary investigation of the Irie inferior vena caval filter. J Vasc Interv Radiol 7:529-535, Jul-Aug, 7/1996. PMID: 8855529.
69. McDougall EM, Monk TG, Wolf JS, Hicks M, Clayman RV, Gardner S, Humphrey PA, Sharp T, Martin K. The effect of prolonged pneumoperitoneum on renal function in an animal model. J Am Coll Surg 182:317-328, 4/1996. PMID: 8605555.
70. Courtois CS, Picus DD, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Aliperti G, Edmundowicz S, Hovsepian DM. Percutaneous gallstone removal: long-term follow-up. J Vasc Interv Radiol 7:229-234, 3/1996. PMID: 9007802.
71. Darcy MD, Kanterman RY, Kleinhoffer MA, Vesely TM, Picus D, Hicks ME, Pilgram TK. Evaluation of coagulation tests as predictors of angiographic bleeding complications. Radiology 198:741-744, 1996. PMID: 8628863.
72. Hicks ME, Malden ES, Vesely TM, Picus D, Darcy MD. Prospective anatomic study of the inferior vena cava and renal veins: comparison of selective renal venography with cavography and relevance in filter placement. J Vasc Interv Radiol 6:721-729, 9/1995. PMID: 8541675.
73. Oser RF, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Hovsepian DM. Accuracy of DSA in the evaluation of patency of infrapopliteal vessels. J Vasc Interv Radiol 6:589-594, 7/1995. PMID: 7579870.
74. Nakada SY, Gerber AJ, Wolf JS, Hicks ME, Picus D, Clayman RV. Subcutaneous urinary diversion utilizing a nephrovesical stent: a superior alternative to long-term external drainage? Urology 45:538-541, 1995. PMID: 7879349.
75. Quillin SP, Hicks ME. Absent posterior tibial artery associated with clubfoot deformity: an unusual variant. J Vasc Interv Radiol 5:497-499, 5/1994. PMID: 8054754.
76. Feurer ID, Becker GJ, Picus D, Ramirez E, Darcy MD, Hicks ME. Evaluating peer reviews. Pilot testing of a grading instrument. JAMA 272:98-100, 5/1994. PMID: 8015141.
77. Openshaw KL, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Picus J. Interventional radiologic placement of Hohn central venous catheters: results and complications in 100 consecutive patients. J Vasc Interv Radiol 5:111-115, 1/1994. PMID: 8136586.
78. Malden ES, Picus D, Vesely TM, Darcy MD, Hicks ME. Peripheral vascular disease: evaluation with stepping DSA and conventional screen-film angiography. Radiology 191:149-153, Jan-Feb, 1/1994. PMID: 8134562.
79. Burton KE, Picus D, Hicks ME Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Kleinhoffer MA, Aliperti GP, Edmundowicz SA. Fragmentation of biliary calculi in 71 patients by use of intracorporeal electrohydraulic lithotripsy. J Vasc Interv Radiol 4:251-256, Mar-Apr, 3/1993. PMID: 8481572.
80. Woodle ES, Darcy M, White HM, Perdrizet GA, Vesely TM, Picus D, Hicks M, So SK, Jendrisak MD, McCullough CS. Intrahepatic portosystemic vascular stents: a bridge to hepatic transplantation. Surgery 113:344-351, 3/1993. PMID: 8441970.
81. McDougall EM, Clayman RV, Chandhoke PS, Kerbl K, Stone AM, Wick MR, Hicks M, Figenshau RS. Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy in the pig model. J Urol 149:1633-1636, 3/1993. PMID: 8501822.
82. Picus D, Burns MA, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Vesely TM. Percutaneous management of persistently immature cholecystostomy tracts. J Vasc Interv Radiol 4:97-101; discussion 101-2, 1/1993. PMID: 8425098.
83. Darcy MD, Bower BL, Marx MV, Matsumoto AH, Gaylord GM, Ehrman KO, Hicks ME. 1993 SCVIR annual meeting notes. J Vasc Interv Radiol 4:517-524, 1993. PMID: 8353349.
84. Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Vesely TM. Critical Review: Magnetic resonance imaging of angiographically occult run off vessels in peripheral arterial occlusive disease (N Engl J Med 326:1577-1581, 1992). Invest Radiol 28:656-658, 1993. PMID: 8344819.
85. Vesely T, Darcy M, Picus D, Hicks M. Technical problems associated with placement of the Bird's Nest inferior vena cava filter. AJR Am J Roentgenol 158:875-880, 4/1992. PMID: 1546609.
86. Malden ES, Hicks ME, Picus D, Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Kleinhoffer MA. Fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy in children. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:673-677, 1992. PMID: 1446128.
87. Lang EV, Picus D, Marx MV, Hicks ME, Friedland GW. Massive upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage with normal findings on arteriography: value of prophylactic embolization of the left gastric artery. AJR Am J Roentgenol 158:547-549, 1992. PMID: 1738991.
88. Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Kleinhoffer MA, Aliperti G, Edmundowicz SA. Percutaneous cholecystolithotomy: analysis of results and complications in 58 consecutive patients. Radiology 183:779-784, 1992. PMID: 1533946.
89. Stevens SD, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Kleinhoffer MA. Percutaneous gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy after gastric surgery. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:679-683, 1992. PMID: 1446129.
90. Darcy MD, Vesely TM, Picus D, Middleton WD, Hicks ME. Percutaneous revision of an acutely thrombosed transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:77-80; discussion 81-2, 1992. PMID: 1540716.
91. Bing KT, Hicks ME, Figenshau RS, Wick M, Picus D, Darcy MD, Clayman RV. Percutaneous ureteral occlusion with use of Gianturco coils and gelatin sponge. Part I. Swine model. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:313-317, 1992. PMID: 1627879.
92. Bing KT, Hicks ME, Picus D, Darcy MD. Percutaneous ureteral occlusion with use of Gianturco coils and gelatin sponge. Part II. Clinical experience. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:319-321, 1992. PMID: 1627880.
93. Malden ES, Darcy MD, Hicks ME, Picus D, Vesely TM, Allen BT, Anderson CB, Sicard GA. Transvenous retrieval of misplaced stainless steel Greenfield filters. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:703-708, 1992. PMID: 1446132.
94. Hicks ME, McGraw D, Rubin B, Baumann D, Munn J, Allen B, Anderson C, Sicard G. A canine model of paired graft thrombosis. Invest Radiol 26:254-257, 1991. PMID: 2055731.
95. Rollins ES, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Bower BL, Kleinhoffer MA. Angiography is useful in detecting the source of chronic gastrointestinal bleeding of obscure origin. AJR Am J Roentgenol 156:385-388, 1991. PMID: 1898820.
96. Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Kleinhoffer MA. Comparison of nonsubtracted digital angiography and conventional screen-film angiography for the evaluation of patients with peripheral vascular disease. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2:359-364, 1991. PMID: 1799782.
97. Hicks ME, Picus D, Darcy MD, Kleinhoffer MA. Multilevel infusion catheter for use with thrombolytic agents. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2:73-75, 1991. PMID: 1799751.
98. Surratt RS, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Kleinhoffer M, Jendrisak M. The importance of preoperative evaluation of the subclavian vein in dialysis access planning. AJR Am J Roentgenol 156:623-625, 1991. PMID: 1781814.
99. Darcy MD, McClennan BL, Picus D, Hicks ME, Pineda J. Transcervical salpingoplasty: current techniques and results. Urol Radiol 13:74-79, 1991. PMID: 1853511.
100. Bower BL, Picus D, Hicks ME, Darcy MD, Rollins ES, Kleinhoffer MA, Weyman PJ. Choledochoscopic stone removal through a T-tube tract: experience in 75 consecutive patients. J Vasc Interv Radiol 1:107-112, 1990. PMID: 2134027.
101. Hicks ME, Surratt RS, Picus D, Marx MV, Lang EV. Fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy and gastroenterostomy: analysis of 158 consecutive cases. AJR Am J Roentgenol 154:725-728, 1990. PMID: 2107665.
102. Lang EV, Picus D, Marx MV, Hicks ME. Massive arterial hemorrhage from the stomach and lower esophagus: impact of embolotherapy on survival. Radiology 177:249-252, 1990. PMID: 2399325.
103. Hicks ME, Middleton WD, Picus D, Darcy MD, Kleinhoffer MA. Prevalence of local venous thrombosis after transfemoral placement of a Bird's Nest vena caval filter. J Vasc Interv Radiol 1:63-68, 1990. PMID: 2134037.
104. Picus D, Marx MV, Hicks ME, Lang EV, Edmundowicz SA. Percutaneous cholecystolithotomy: preliminary experience and technical considerations. Radiology 173:487-491, 1989. PMID: 2798880.
105. Hicks ME, Kreipke DL, Becker GJ, Edwards MK, Holden RW, Jackson VP, Bendick PJ, Kuehn DS. Cerebrovascular disease: evaluation with transbrachial intraarterial digital subtraction angiography using a 4-F catheter. Radiology 161:545-546, 1986. PMID: 3532195.
106. Becker GJ, Hicks ME, Holden RW, Edwards MK, Jackson VP, Bendick PJ. Screening for occlusive vascular disease with intraarterial DSA: preliminary experience with a high flow 4-F catheter. Radiology 153:823, 1984. PMID: 6387800.

Invited Articles

1. Malden ES, Hicks ME Hicks ME. Gastrostomy in the postoperative stomach. Semin Intervent Radiol 13:309-316, 1996.
2. Hicks ME, Darcy MD. Percutaneous fluoroscopic gastrostomy: general considerations. Semin Intervent Radiol 13:281-287, 1996.
3. Darcy MD, Bower BL, Marx MV, Matsumoto AH, Gaylord GM, Ehrman KO, Hicks ME. 1993 SCVIR annual meeting notes. J Vasc Interv Radiol 4:517-524, 1993.
4. Hicks ME. 1992 SCVIR annual meeting notes. J Vasc Interv Radiol 3:447-452, 1992.
5. Hicks ME. Delivery systems for various clinical applications in peripheral arterial thrombolysis: A practical approach. Semin Intervent Radiol 9:211-223, 1992.
6. Becker GJ, Hicks ME, Holden RW. Patient selection, catheters, and contrast media in intravenous and intra-arterial DSA. Part 2. Appl Radiol, 1986.
7. Hicks ME, Becker GJ, Holden RW. Catheters and contrast considerations in digital subtraction angiography. Diagn Imag 7:74, 1985.
8. Becker GJ, Hicks ME, Holden RW. Patient selection, catheters, and contrast media in intravenous and intra-arterial DSA. Part 1. Appl Radiol 14:144-150, 1985.

Book Chapters

1. Hicks M, Wallace M, Gupta S. Interventional radiology for the cancer patient. In: Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine, 7th. Ed(s) DW Kufe, BC Bast Jr, WN Hait, WK Hong, RE Pollock, RR Weichselbaum, JF Holland, E Frei III. B.C. Decker, Inc. Ontario, Canada, 2006.
2. Hicks M, Wallace M, Gupta S. Interventional radiology for the cancer patient. In: Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine, 6th. Ed(s) DW Kufe, RE Pollock, RR Weichselbaum, BC Bast Jr, T Gansler, JF Holland, E Frei III. B.C. Decker, Inc. Ontario, Canada, 2003.
3. Hicks ME. Intratumoral gene therapy. In: Society of Interventional Radiology Syllabus: Interventions in Oncology, Maryland Composition. Ed(s) G Burnie, 2003.
4. Madoff DC, Vauthey JN, Hicks ME. Preoperative portal vein embolization to increase the safety of major hepatectomies for hepatobiliary malignancies. In: Society of Interventional Radiology Syllabus: Interventions in Oncology, Maryland Composition. Ed(s) G Burnie, 119-135, 2003.
5. Hicks ME, Charnsangavej C, Wallace MJ. Interventional radiology for the cancer patient. In: Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine, 5th. Ed(s) BC Bast Jr, DW Kufe, RE Pollock, RR Weichselbaum, JF Holland, E Frei III. B.C. Decker, Inc. Ontario, Canada, 2000.
6. Hicks ME, Malden ES. Arterial thrombolysis. In: Vascular Surgery: Theory and Practice. Ed(s) A Callow, CB Ernst. Appleton & Lange: Philadelphia, 1995.
7. Hicks ME, Dorfman GS. Inferior vena cava filters. In: Vascular Diseases: Surgical and Interventional Therapy. Ed(s) DE Strandness Jr, A van Breda. Churchill Livingstone, Inc. New York, 1994.
8. Hicks ME, Siegel MJ. Interventional sonography. In: Pediatric Sonography, 2nd. Ed(s) MJ Siegel. Raven Press: New York, 1994.
9. Hicks ME, Hunter DW. Percutaneous peripheral arterial thrombolysis and thrombectomy: indications, patient management, and techniques. In: Peripheral Vascular Interventions, SCVIR Syllabus. Ed(s) MD Darcy, JM LaBerge, 126-139, 1994.
10. Kumpe DA, Hicks ME, Hovan MJ, Redmond PL. Treatment of occluded arteries, arterial grafts, and hemodialysis access sites using local infusions of urokinase. In: Pros and Cons in PTA and Auxiliary Methods. Ed(s) E Zeitler, W Seyferth. Springer-Verlag: Germany, 215-224, 1989.

Books (edited and written)

1. Ray CE Jr, Hicks ME. Ed(s) G Burnie. Society of Interventional Radiology Syllabus: Interventions in Oncology, Maryland Composition, 2003.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Pilot program for early detection of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in underserved communities: Development and validation of prognostic markers
Funding Source: Sister Institution Network Fund (SINF)
Role: Principal Investigator-MDACC
Duration: 1/1/2014 - 12/31/2014
 
Title: A multimodality image-guided system for peripheral lung cancer diagnosis and therapy
Funding Source: Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Principal Investigator: Dr. Stephen Wong
Duration: 6/1/2010 - 11/30/2014
 
Title: Phase I Studies of Targeted Anti-Cancer Therapies
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Collaborator
Principal Investigator: Dr. Razelle Kurzrock
Duration: 2/1/2003 - 1/31/2008

Last updated: 7/2/2014