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radiofrequency ablation

Known as: Radiofrequency Interstitial Ablation, ablation radiofrequency 
A therapeutic procedure to kill tissue using radiowaves to generate heat. The procedure is performed by the insertion of an electrodle into a target… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary liver malignancy and is a leading cause of cancer-related death… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
BACKGROUND Whereas thermal ablation of incompetent saphenous veins is highly effective, all heat-based ablation techniques… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To compare the long-term outcomes of surgical resection and radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of small… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED If liver transplantation is not feasible, partial resection is considered the treatment of choice for hepatocellular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a recently introduced treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma, whereas… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To perform a prospective, intention-to-treat clinical trial to determine the long-term survival rates of patients with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) was introduced recently as a therapeutic modality for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To examine recurrence and survival rates for patients treated with hepatic resection only, radiofrequency ablation (RFA… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the treatment efficacy, safety, local tumor control, and complications related to radiofrequency ablation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To describe the safety and efficacy of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) to treat unresectable malignant hepatic tumors in… Expand
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