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Argon Plasma Coagulation

Known as: Plasma Coagulation, Argon, Argon Beam Coagulation, Coagulation, Argon Beam 
A method of tissue ablation and bleeding control that uses ARGON plasma (ionized argon gas) to deliver a current of thermocoagulating energy to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Vascular malformations are the most common sources of bleeding in the small bowel. They can be treated… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Background During surgery, liver tissue is particularly prone to bleeding which can be difficult to control, especially in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS The increasing use of flexible endoscopy to treat symptomatic Zenker's diverticulum is only partially… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic approaches in medicine have been applied for a more selective and tailored approach… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Recurrence is frequent after piecemeal snare resection of large sessile colorectal polyps. The aim of this study was… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the risk of recurrence and to quantify morbidity and mortality rates in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the usefulness of endobronchial argon plasma coagulation (APC) for the treatment of hemoptysis and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS In argon plasma coagulation (APC), high-frequency energy is transmitted to tissue by ionized gas, thus… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Argon plasma coagulation (APC) is a new mode of non-contact electrocoagulation in which current is applied to tissues by means of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Argon plasma coagulation is especially suited for thermal coagulation of tissue surfaces, for the haemostasis of surface bleeding… Expand
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