Interventional Oncology http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology <h1 class="header1">Interventional Oncology News</h1> en BIBA Medical Ltd Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:42:09 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 3360 Affino 5 RSS Generator webeditor@bibamedical.com Trial shows significant pain relief for spine cancer patients following targeted radiofrequency ablation treatment http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/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="http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/trial-shows-significant-pain-relief-for-spine-cancer-patients-following-targeted-radiofrequency-ablation-treatment"><img src="http://www.cxvascular.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/027/Dfine-thumb_Main.jpg" 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 http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/trial-shows-significant-pain-relief-for-spine-cancer-patients-following-targeted-radiofrequency-ablation-treatment Liver tumour ablation more predictable with Emprint http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/liver-tumour-ablation-more-predictable-with-emprint <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/liver-tumour-ablation-more-predictable-with-emprint"><img src="http://www.cxvascular.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/040/Covidien-Emprint_thumb.gif" 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 http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/liver-tumour-ablation-more-predictable-with-emprint Terumo obtains regulatory approvals for marketing MicroThermX in additional countries http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/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 http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/terumo-obtains-regulatory-approvals-for-marketing-microthermx-in-additional-countries Three millimetre “ice ball” margin beyond renal tumours adequate for effective cryoablation http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/three-millimetre-ice-ball-margin-beyond-renal-tumours-adequate-for-effective-cryoablation <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/three-millimetre-ice-ball-margin-beyond-renal-tumours-adequate-for-effective-cryoablation"><img src="http://www.cxvascular.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/034/thumb_Christos-Georgiades.jpg" 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 http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/three-millimetre-ice-ball-margin-beyond-renal-tumours-adequate-for-effective-cryoablation Philips expands interventional oncology portfolio with EmboGuide to see, reach and treat tumour lesions http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/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 http://www.cxvascular.com/in-interventional-oncology/in-interventional-oncology/philips-expands-interventional-oncology-portfolio-with-emboguide-to-see-reach-and-treat-tumour-lesions