Interventional Oncology <h1 class="header1">Interventional Oncology News</h1> en BIBA Medical Ltd Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:26:14 GMT 3360 Affino 5 RSS Generator Liver tumour ablation more predictable with Emprint <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;"> 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="ItemTeaser2" 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="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" 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="ItemTeaser4" 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 Reducing the perils of ablation for thermally sensitive adjacent organs <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Over the years, we have seen a rapid development of tools, tricks and techniques that enable ablation of tumours located in regions that are in close proximity to thermally sensitive organs or structures, writes Nishita Kothary (Stanford University, USA). </div> </div> Fri, 16 May 2014 10:20:00 +0000