Ann P O'Rourke
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Current status of liver tumor ablation devicesAnn P O'Rourke
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Expert Rev Med Devices 4:523-37. 2007..It focuses on probe design for radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation and cryoablation, and compares the advantages and disadvantages of each ablation modality...
- A floating sleeve antenna yields localized hepatic microwave ablationDeshan Yang
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706 USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 53:533-7. 2006..4-GHz IMS band. Ex vivo experiments confirm our numerical simulation results. Index Terms-Ablation, coaxial aperture antennas, finite element methods, floating sleeve, microwave heating...
- Taser blunt probe dart-to-heart distance causing ventricular fibrillation in pigsJiun Yan Wu
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 55:2768-71. 2008..2 mm+/-1.79 (SD) and of the second stimulation site ranged from 2 to 8 mm with average 5.4 mm+/-2.41 (SD). The results help inform the evolving discussion of risks associated with Tasers...
- Finite-element analysis of hepatic cryoablation around a large blood vesselCheolkyun Kim
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 55:2087-93. 2008..The results of this study should be considered when placing cryoprobes in the vicinity of large blood vessels...