The use of focused ultrasound for non-invasive body contouring in Asians.

@article{Shek2009TheUO,
  title={The use of focused ultrasound for non-invasive body contouring in Asians.},
  author={Sam Shek and Carol Yu and Chi Keung Yeung and Taro Kono and Henry Hin-lee Chan},
  journal={Lasers in surgery and medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={41 10},
  pages={751-9}
}
INTRODUCTION Previous studies demonstrated that multiple treatments using focused ultrasound can be effective as an non-invasive method for reducing unwanted localized fat deposits. The objective of the study is to investigate the safety and efficacy of this focused ultrasound device in body contouring in Asians. METHOD Fifty-three (51 females and 2 males) patients were enrolled into the study. Subjects had up to three treatment sessions with approximately 1-month interval in between… CONTINUE READING

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