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Focused Ultrasound for Psychiatric Disorders: Clinical Trial Results Published

Researchers at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre published data indicating that focused ultrasound is safe and effective...

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Unite for #GivingTuesdayNow on May 5

#GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of giving and unity that will take place on Tuesday, May...

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Focused Ultrasound Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer UK Partner to Fund Innovative Study

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, and LONDON, UK – (April 30, 2020) The Focused Ultrasound Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer UK...

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Major news outlet stories on focused ultrasound.

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.
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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.
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Written by Suzanne LeBlang & Lauren Powlovich - Published: May 28, 2020
Written by Tim Meakem, MD - Published: April 16, 2020
Written by Lauren Powlovich, MD - Published: March 12, 2020
Written by Kelsie Timbie, PhD - Published: February 13, 2020

Patient Stories


Russ Carson is a legend in the health care investment community, and he shares what he sees for the future of focused ultrasound...
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Stephen Scionti, MD, is a leading authority on using focused ultrasound to treat prostate cancer...
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Shenzhen PRO HITU Medical Co., Ltd., is an international Chinese R&D company that builds ultrasound-guided focused ultrasound systems...
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