Microwave Ablation

A treatment modality that uses directed electromagnetic waves within the microwave spectrum to heat the targeted tissue for the purpose of causing… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
Hepatocellular cancer ranks fifth among cancers and is related to chronic viral hepatitis, alcohol abuse, steatohepatitis and… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE This study hypothesized that tumor size, number of tumors, surgical approach, and tumor histology significantly… (More)
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2013
2013
AIM To evaluate the efficacy and safety of percutaneous microwave ablation (MWA) in patients with larger hepatocellular carcinoma… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
New technologies for microwave ablation (MWA) have been conceived, designed to achieve larger areas of necrosis compared with… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To compare the performance of equivalently sized radiofrequency and microwave ablation applicators in a normal porcine… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE We evaluated the feasibility, safety and efficacy of ultrasound guided percutaneous microwave ablation for small renal… (More)
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2006
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2006
We report a novel coaxial antenna for hepatic microwave ablation. This device uses a floating sleeve, that is, a metal conductor… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE Microwave ablation is emerging as a new treatment option for patients with unresectable hepatic malignancies. This two… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Percutaneous microwave ablation and radiofrequency ablation are two commonly used modalities for the treatment of hepatocellular… (More)
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2003
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2003
Background: Microwave ablation is a promising treatment for unresectable liver tumors. Unlike radiofrequency ablation, microwave… (More)
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