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Thermal Treatment of Tissue with Image Guidance

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Volume Number: 3594
Date Published: 19 May 1999

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Thermal ablation therapy for focal malignancy: a unified approach to underlying principles, techniques, and diagnostic imaging guidance
Author(s): S. Nahum Goldberg M.D.; Jonathan B. Kruskal M.D.; G. Scott Gazelle M.D.
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Comparison of simulation and experimental results for rf thermal treatment devices with or without cooling
Author(s): Thomas P. Ryan; S. Nahum Goldberg M.D.
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Ultrasound catheters for circumferential cardiac ablation
Author(s): Chris J. Diederich; William H. Nau; Kevin Taylor; Mark T. Maguire; Guillermo Picazo; Madhuri Gangu; Michael D. Lesh
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Ultrasound applicators with internal cooling for interstitial thermal therapy
Author(s): Dana L. Deardorff; Chris J. Diederich; William H. Nau
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Ultrasound interstitial thermal therapy (USITT) in the prostate
Author(s): William H. Nau; Chris J. Diederich; Dana L. Deardorff
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Microwave antenna array for prostrate hyperthermia
Author(s): B. Stuart Trembly; P. Jack Hoopes D.V.M.; Karen L. Moodie; Arik S. Dvinsky
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Heating characteristics of coaxial-slot antennas for minimally invasive microwave thermal therapy
Author(s): Koichi Ito; Hiroyuki Yoshimura; Kazuyuki Saito; Lira Hamada
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Mapping of thermal injury in biologic tissues using quantitative pathologic techniques
Author(s): Sharon L. Thomsen M.D.
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Laser optoacoustic technique for real-time measurement of thermal damage in tissues
Author(s): Rinat O. Esenaliev; Irina V. Larina; Kirill V. Larin; Massoud Motamedi; Alexander A. Karabutov; Alexander A. Oraevsky
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Real time fiber optic detection of lethal thermal injury in vivo
Author(s): Sharon L. Thomsen M.D.; Jon A. Schwartz; Edward L. Sinofsky
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Diagnostic ultrasound for noninvasive assessment of tissue damage due to HIFU beams
Author(s): Emad S. Ebbini
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Magnetic resonance image-guided thermal therapy with a radio frequency phased array
Author(s): Thaddeus V. Samulski; Eric Jones; Florian Henke; Tiffany Buffalo; Scott T. Clegg; James M. MacFall
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Monitoring temperature and tissue-dependent changes via electrical impedance trajectories during therapy
Author(s): Donald A. McRae; Mark A. Esrick
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Dual-mode antenna array for microwave heating and noninvasive thermometry of superficial tissue disease
Author(s): Paul R. Stauffer; Svein Jacobsen; Francesca Rossetto; Chris J. Diederich; Daniel Neuman
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Temperature imaging using diagnostic ultrasound: methods for guidance and monitoring of thermal treatments of tissue
Author(s): Emad S. Ebbini; Claudio Simon
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Use of A-scan for penetration control during dual-frequency ultrasound thermal therapy of superficial tissues overlaying bone and lung
Author(s): Eduardo G. Moros; William L. Straube; Xiaobing Fan
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Interactive MR image guidance for neurosurgical and minimally invasive procedures
Author(s): Terence Z. Wong M.D.; Richard B. Schwartz; Richard S. Pergolizzi Jr.; Peter McLaren Black; Daniel F. Kacher; Paul R. Morrison; Ferenc A. Jolesz
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MR thermal monitoring of ultrasound interstitial thermal therapy
Author(s): Chris J. Diederich; William H. Nau; Dana L. Deardorff; Sharmila Majumdar; Srinka Ghosh; Dan B. Vigneron
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MR-guided noninvasive thermal coagulation of in-vivo liver tissue using ultrasonic phased array
Author(s): Douglas R. Daum; Nadine Smith; Nathan McDannold; Kullervo H. Hynynen
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Improved quantitative MR thermometry using a 1.5-T scanner to monitor cooled applicator systems during laser-induced interstitial thermotherapy (LITT)
Author(s): Harald Busse; Margarethe Rassek; Andreas Grust; Thomas Kahn M.D.; Hans-Joachim Schwarzmaier M.D.
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Technical considerations for Nd:YAG intracranial LITT in an iMRI unit
Author(s): Paul R. Morrison; Peter McLaren Black; Ferenc A. Jolesz
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Mechanism of action of the ultrasonic tissue resectors disclosed using high-speed and thermal imaging techniques
Author(s): Rudolf M. Verdaasdonck; Dennis Balgobind; Christiaan F. P. van Swol; Matthijs C. M. Grimbergen
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Transsphenoidal pituitary resection with intraoperative MR guidance: preliminary results
Author(s): Richard S. Pergolizzi Jr.; Richard B. Schwartz; Liangge Hsu; Terence Z. Wong M.D.; Peter McLaren Black; Claudia Martin M.D.; Ferenc A. Jolesz
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