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… (More)

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1965-2018
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a recently introduced treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma, whereas… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation of tissues in pulmonary veins can eliminate paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. OBJECTIVE To… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The pulmonary veins (PVs) and surrounding ostial areas frequently house focal triggers or reentrant circuits critical… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency (RF)-induced tissue coagulation represents a new approach for the thermal destruction of tumors within… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation is usually thought to be due to multiple circulating reentrant wavelets. From previous studies, a… (More)
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