14th Biennial Congress and Exhibition of the International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society
06-09-2019 12:00 am
Society for Image Guided Neurointerventions
06-10-2019 12:00 am
Ultrasound Energy - ISTU and EUFUS Joint Meeting
06-12-2019 12:00 am
13th Interventional MRI Symposium
10-09-2020 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...