UFE Physician Resource Center

Patient Education Tools

The following tools are designed to educate patients and other healthcare professionals about UFE and are available for your use through Merit’s patient awareness program ask4UFE.

You are invited to download and print patient education tools for distribution.



Merit Ask4UFE website

Licensed Resources

Merit grants permission to reproduce and use certain text, illustrations, and videos about UFE for your website, social media, and patient education per the license agreement.

Request Printed Resources

Fill out the order form to have patient education tools, such as patient brochures and other patient awareness materials shipped to you at no cost.

Data Studies

Bead Block® Evaluation for UAE  – Chrisman Summary
Prospective Evaluation of the Embolic Agent Bead Block in the Treatment of Uterine Leiomyomas with Uterine Artery Embolization: A Phase II Study.

UAE in Sheep: Embosphere® vs PVA  – Pelage Summary
Uterine Artery Embolization in Sheep: Comparison of Acute Effects with Polyvinyl Alcohol Particles and Calibrated Microspheres.

Embosphere vs Contour SE  – Siskin Summary
Leiomyoma Infarction after UAE: A Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Tris-acryl Gelatin Microspheres versus PVA Microspheres.

Initial Experience with Embozene™ Microspheres  – Smeets Summary
Embolization of Uterine Leiomyomas with Polyzene F-coated Hydrogel Microspheres: Initial Experience.

Arterial Distribution – Embosphere® vs Embozene™ – Verret Summary
The Arterial Distribution of Embozene and Embosphere Microspheres in Sheep Kidney and Uterus Embolization Models.

Reimbursement Support

UFE Coding & Reimbursement Information 2022

CMS Look-up Tool
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Physician Fee Schedule look-up tool provides Medicare Physician Fee Schedule information for more than 10,000 physician services.