OGX-011 is a targeted therapeutic that sensitizes resistant tumors to conventional cancer therapeutics, such as chemotherapy, hormone ablation therapy
and radiation therapy.
Short-term hazards of low-dose radioiodine ablation therapy
in postsurgical thyroid cancer patients.
I am investing in Thermedical and joining its Board of Directors because I believe the SERF Ablation Technology will dramatically improve the efficacy of ablation therapy
," said Dr.
i) Results from the pivotal Hormone AbLation Therapy
study in 1,468 men undergoing androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for non-metastatic prostate cancer showed that patients treated with Prolia experienced a 62 percent reduction in the risk of suffering a new vertebral fracture with Prolia compared to placebo at 36 months, with significant reduction observed as early as month 12.
Medtronic submitted a modular pre-market approval (PMA) application with the last submission completed in June 2011 based on data from its pivotal TTOP-AF (Tailored Treatment of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation) clinical trial, the first randomized study comparing ablation therapy
to traditional medical management (antiarrhythmic drugs and direct current cardioversion) in patients with persistent or long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation.
NYSE: MDT) today announced results from its Tailored Treatment of Permanent Atrial Fibrillation (TTOP-AF) clinical trial, the first randomized study comparing ablation therapy
with the Medtronic Phased RF Ablation System ablation system to traditional medical management (antiarrhythmic drugs and direct current cardioversion) in 210 patients with persistent or long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation (AF).
Data show superiority of endoscopic ablation therapy
using the HALO System for eradicating Barrett's esophagus in randomized, multicenter, sham controlled trial
Interventional oncology is a growing specialty area of interventional radiology that is focused on the delivery of cancer treatments, including ablation therapy
, that directly target the tumor without significant side effects or damage to nearby normal tissue.
Professional medical societies have endorsed the use of catheter ablation therapy
when anti-arrhythmic drugs are ineffective, which can occur more than half the time.
All patients were treated with ablation therapy
at the antrum of the pulmonary veins (PV) designed to electrically isolate them from the left atrial body.
treatment modalities for HCC, such as local ablation therapy
, chemoembolization, chemotherapy, and liver resection and transplantation
a global technology leader in treating Barrett's esophagus, today announced the publication of two related European trials which report a 100% eradication rate for early esophageal cancer and pre-cancerous dysplasia using endoscopic resection followed by ablation therapy
with the HALO ablation system.
After receiving 510(k) clearance, Novian Health launched its American Breast Laser Ablation Therapy
Evaluation (ABLATE) registry.
Superiority of Ablation Therapy
Using HALO System Demonstrated for Eradicating Barrett's Esophagus and Reducing Risk for Disease Progression
Despite the great promise of ablation therapy
, the technical challenges of positioning the catheter in a safe and reliable manner have been quite daunting," commented Keegan Harper, Chief Executive Office of Ablation Frontiers.