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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… 
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Current guidelines recommend pulmonary-vein isolation by means of catheter ablation as treatment for drug-refractory… 
Review
2014
Review
2014
Minimally invasive thermal ablation of tumours has become common since the advent of modern imaging. From the ablation of small… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Objective: To compare the long-term outcomes of surgical resection and radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of small… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
If liver transplantation is not feasible, partial resection is considered the treatment of choice for hepatocellular carcinoma… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
CONTEXT Treatment with antiarrhythmic drugs and anticoagulation is considered first-line therapy in patients with symptomatic… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a recently introduced treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma, whereas… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) was introduced recently as a therapeutic modality for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), an… 
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… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective:To examine recurrence and survival rates for patients treated with hepatic resection only, radiofrequency ablation (RFA… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
H epatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and metastases from colorectal carci­ noma are the two most common malignant tumors to affect the…