A study using irreversible electroporation to treat large, irregular tumors in a canine patient

  title={A study using irreversible electroporation to treat large, irregular tumors in a canine patient},
  author={Robert E. Neal and Paulo A. Garcia and John H. Rossmeisl and Rafael V. Davalos},
  journal={2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology},
  • R. E. Neal, P. A. Garcia, +1 author R. Davalos
  • Published 11 November 2010
  • Medicine
  • 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology
Irreversible electroporation (IRE) has shown promise for the therapeutic treatment of focal disease, including tumors. The effects of treatment are dependent on the electric field distribution, which may be predicted with numerical modeling. In order to improve the effectiveness and scope of IRE therapies, techniques must be developed for designing protocols capable of treating large and irregular tumors. We present the findings of a study designing an IRE treatment plan for a canine patient… 
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