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The Fibroid Registry for Outcomes Data (FIBROID) was developed to prospectively collect high-quality data on uterine artery embolization. From the first patient in December 2000 until the Registry's closure 2 years later, 3,319 patients were logged into it through 72 Web sites.
Analysis of the data presented here was supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Office of Women's Health of the Food and Drug Administration.