- Percutaneous US-guided radiofrequency ablation with perfused needle applicators: improved survival with the VX2 tumor model in rabbitsJohannes Hansler
Department of Medicine I, Institute of Pathology, and Institute of Diagnostic Radiology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Ulmenweg 18, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Radiology 230:169-74. 2004..To evaluate survival, metastases, tumor necrosis, and prediction of local recurrence after percutaneous ultrasonographically (US) guided radiofrequency (RF) thermal ablation with electrodes perfused continuously with isotonic saline...
- Activation of tumor-specific T lymphocytes by radio-frequency ablation of the VX2 hepatoma in rabbitsThaddäus Till Wissniowski
Department of Medicine I, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuernberg, Ulmenweg 18, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Cancer Res 63:6496-500. 2003..Therefore, in addition to destroying tumor tissue, RFA induces an immune response against tumor antigens that may be exploited in multimodal antitumor strategies...
- Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of liver tumors using multiple saline-perfused electrodesJohannes Hansler
Department of Medicine I, Friedrich Alexander University, NOZ, Ulmenweg 18, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:405-10. 2007..Few long-term results have been published so far. This is a report of our long-term experience using multiple saline-perfused electrodes for the treatment of malignant hepatic tumors...