International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
09-22-2019 12:00 am
Focused Ultrasound Neuromodulation Symposium
09-23-2019 12:00 am
European Society for Medical Oncology Congress
09-27-2019 12:00 am
IUS IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium
10-06-2019 12:00 am
31st International Congress of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology (SMIT)
10-10-2019 12:00 am
American Neurological Association (ANA) Annual Meeting
10-13-2019 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...