Focused Ultrasound Therapy

Focused Ultrasound therapy is a type of radiation therapy that focuses multiple sources of ultrasound energy to target a specific area.

University of Maryland Medical Center, UMMC, Parkinson's, MRI-guided, focused ultrasound, clinical trial
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | September 01, 2015

September 1, 2015 — University of Maryland Medicine and its Center for Metabolic Imaging and Image-Guided...

Profound Medical, TULSA, ultrasound ablation, Philips, prostate cancer, MRI, Ingenia, Achieva

TULSA-PRO image courtesy of Profound Medical

News | Prostate Cancer | August 07, 2015

August 7, 2015 — Philips and Profound Medical Corp., a Toronto-based medical device company, announced a joint...

Children's National, Sheikh Zayed, MR-HIFU, focused ultrasound, osteoid osteoma
News | June 03, 2015

June 3, 2015 - Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National...

focused ultrasound, Alzheimer's, mice, Queensland, treatment
Feature | March 27, 2015

March 27, 2015 — A pre-clinical study published this week in Science Translational Medicine suggests that...

MR guided focused ultrasound, Alzheimer's, mice, contrast media

The image on the left shows the plaque abnormalities on untreated transgenic mice and the image on the right shows the brain of a transgenic mouse that has been treated with MR imaging-guided focused ultrasound. Image courtesy of Kullervo Hynynen, Sunnybrook Research Institute.

Feature | February 13, 2015

February 13, 2015 — For the first time, researchers have reversed some of the symptoms of...

Oncology related products, focused ultrasound therapy, MRI systems
Feature | February 11, 2015

February 11, 2015 — A pioneering clinical trial is testing whether focusing high-frequency sound waves onto the...

EDAP TMS SA, Ablatherm, FDA, PMA, premarket approval, guidance

Image courtesy of EDAP TMS SA

News | January 08, 2015

January 8, 2015 — EDAP TMS SA received a letter from the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) of the...

News | October 31, 2014

October 31, 2014 — The 4th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound featured clinical and research advances on...

Transcranial Ultrasound Therapy Oncology
News | August 26, 2014

August 26, 2014 — A recent study completed at the University of Eastern Finland provides new information on the...

Ontario Canada The Hospital for Sick Children Bone Tumor MRI Guided Ultrasound
Feature | August 15, 2014

August 15, 2014 — A team of doctors at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Ontario, Canada, have, for the...

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Feature | October 01, 2008 | Suzanne LeBlang, M.D. and Arthur Chan, Ph.D.

More women are learning about an imaging technique that offers a noninvasive alternative to hysterectomy for women...