Interventional Oncology <h1 class="header1">Interventional Oncology News</h1> en BIBA Medical Ltd Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:42:09 GMT 3360 Affino 5 RSS Generator Trial shows significant pain relief for spine cancer patients following targeted radiofrequency ablation treatment <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> The study followed patients at five leading academic centres and found a significant decrease (p <0.01) in pain scores after targeted radiofrequency ablation (t-RFA) with the Star (DFINE) tumour ablation system. </div> </div> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:04:00 +0000 Liver tumour ablation more predictable with Emprint <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> Covidien has unveiled an advanced ablation system that offers physicians predictable results regardless of the target location or tissue type. </div> </div> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:36:00 +0000 Terumo obtains regulatory approvals for marketing MicroThermX in additional countries <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> BSD Medical Corporation reported that Terumo Europe NV (Terumo) has obtained approvals to market and import the MicroThermX Microwave Ablation System in South Africa, Dubai, Qatar, and Jordan. </div> </div> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:03:00 +0000 Three millimetre “ice ball” margin beyond renal tumours adequate for effective cryoablation <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> The results from a small, animal study challenge previously unsubstantiated published reports claiming that a five to 10mm “ice ball” margin beyond the tumour is necessary for effective cryoablation. </div> </div> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 09:35:00 +0000 Philips expands interventional oncology portfolio with EmboGuide to see, reach and treat tumour lesions <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> New live 3D image guidance tool enhances tumour embolization procedures on Philips’ interventional X-ray systems. </div> </div> Fri, 16 May 2014 13:54:00 +0000