The Michael J. Fox Foundation 13th Annual Parkinson's Disease Therapeutics Conference
10-15-2019 12:00 am
The Milken Institute's Future of Health Summit
10-28-2019 12:00 am
Society for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer (SITC) 34th Annual Meeting
11-06-2019 12:00 am
2019 Society for NeuroOncology (SNO) Annual Meeting
11-20-2019 12:00 am
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 105th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting
12-01-2019 12:00 am
178th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
12-02-2019 12:00 am
What is Focused Ultrasound?
Like a magnifying glass focusing beams of light on a single point, focused ultrasound concentrates ultrasound energy on a target in the body without harming healthy surrounding tissue.
What can Focused Ultrasound Treat?Focused ultrasound is being researched for over 100 diseases worldwide. While most are in the early stages, commercial treatment is now available in the US for essential tremor, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
Professor Wladyslaw Gedroyc discusses focused ultrasound research and clinical care at Imperial College Healthcare National Health Service Trust...