Ablatherm Peer Reviewed Data Featured on Top Urology Reference Site

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Jan 31,2006

Ablatherm Peer Reviewed Data Featured on Top Urology Reference Site

Ablatherm Peer Reviewed Data Featured on Top Urology Reference SiteEDAP and Ablatherm-HIFU were again featured in an email distributed by UroToday.com to more than 14,000 urologists advising them of the site's HIFU Resource Center. Urotoday.com, located at http://www.urotoday.com, is one of the top global destinations for up-to-date Urology information and the latest in clinical techniques.  

The newsletter, excerpted below, contains direct links to peer-reviewed HIFU publications with a wealth of Ablatherm-HIFU background and clinical data, widely considered the most comprehensive and credible HIFU clinical base available in prostate cancer. 

NEW! Progressive Global Research: 8 Essential HIFU Scientific Reports

  • High Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Prostate Cancer: A Review of the Scientific Foundation, Technology and Clinical Outcomes
    John C. Rewcastle, Ph.D.
    Department of Radiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Short-Term Outcome After High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound in the Treatment of Patients with High-Risk Prostate Cancer
    Vincenzo Ficarra, Stefano Zecchini Antoniolli, Giacomo Novara, Alice Parisi, Simonetta Fracalanza, Guido Martignoni and Walter Artibani,
    Departments of Urology and Pathology, University of Verona, and Department of Oncologic and Surgical Sciences, Urology Clinic, University of Padua, Italy

  • High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy for Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer
    HM Lee, JH Hong and HY Choi
    Department of Urology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea


  • Morbidity Associated with Repeated Transrectal High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer
    Andreas Blana, Sebastian Rogenhofer, Roman Ganzer, Peter J. Wild, Wolf F. Wieland, Bernhard Walter
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg,St. Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany

  • Treatment of Localised Prostate Cancer with Transrectal High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound
    Guy Vallancien
    Professor of Urology and Chief, Urology Department, Montsouris Institute, Paris, France

  • HIFU: Local Treatment of Prostate Cancer
    H. Azzouz, J.J.M.C.H. de la Rosette
    Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


  • Recurrent Prostate Cancer After Radiotherapy ? Salvage Treatment by High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
    F-J Murat, L Poissonier and A Gelet
    Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France

  • Control of Prostate Cancer by Transrectal HIFU in 227 Patients
    Laura Poissonnier, Jean-Yves Chapelon, Olivier Rouvie`re, Laura Curiel, Raymonde Bouvier, Xavier Martin, Jean Michel Dubernard, Albert Gelet
    Urology, Radiology and Pathology Department, Edouard Herriot Hospital, Lyon, France and Therapeutic Ultrasound Research Laboratory, INSERM Unit 556, Lyon, France

    UroToday Review Article by Christopher P. Evans, MD, FACS

Also featured this week is a mini review from the January Edition of the British Journal of Urology International

  • BJUI Mini Review - High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Treating Prostate Cancer PDF