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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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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Current guidelines recommend pulmonary-vein isolation by means of catheter ablation as treatment for drug-refractory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Barrett's esophagus, a condition of intestinal metaplasia of the esophagus, is associated with an increased risk of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
If liver transplantation is not feasible, partial resection is considered the treatment of choice for hepatocellular carcinoma… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
CONTEXT Treatment with antiarrhythmic drugs and anticoagulation is considered first-line therapy in patients with symptomatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) was introduced recently as a therapeutic modality for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), an… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a recently introduced treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma, whereas… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective:To examine recurrence and survival rates for patients treated with hepatic resection only, radiofrequency ablation (RFA… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
H epatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and metastases from colorectal carci­ noma are the two most common malignant tumors to affect the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Radiofrequency (RF)‐induced tissue coagulation represents a new approach for the thermal destruction of tumors within the liver… Expand
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