Navigation Links
American Urological Association (AUA) Clinical Guidelines Recognizes Cryotherapy as Treatment Option for Prostate Cancer Patients
Date:5/21/2008

being presented during the AUA annual meeting on Thursday, May 22, 2008 from 6-8 a.m.

A recently published retrospective study of primary prostate cryotherapy by Dr. Jeffrey Cohen reported 10-year follow up data with biochemical control comparable to external beam radiotherapy or prostate brachytherapy. The literature has also shown that advances over the last 10 years in cryoablation techniques have dramatically improved the morbidity profile.

New guidelines for the treatment of localized prostate cancer were released by the AUA in 2007 and emphasized communication with the patient regarding risk, treatment options, and potential outcomes. At that time, it was recognized that cryotherapy for the treatment of localized prostate cancer should be the topic of an AUA best practice policy.

About Galil Medical

Galil Medical develops, manufactures and markets innovative products utilizing a proprietary cryotherapy platform that incorporates powerful freezing technology and revolutionary 17-gauge cryoablation needle design. Galil Medical systems enable minimally invasive, targeted ablation of benign and cancerous tumors while ensuring rapid recovery and enhanced quality of life for patients. The Presice(TM) Cryoablation System features multi-point thermal sensors (MTS) and advanced IceVue(TM) planning software for excellent procedure control in treating prostate and renal cancer. The SeedNet(TM) system provides physicians with an easy-to-use cryoablation solution to precisely ablate tumors while protecting adjacent structures.

Galil Medical is a global medical device company with offices in Yokneam, Israel; Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania; and London, Shareholders include Thomas, McNerney & Partners, The Vertical Group, Investor Growth Capital, Elron Electronic Industries Ltd. (NASDAQ:

SOURCE Galil Medical Ltd
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis and American Thoracic Society Continue Research Partnership Through 2010
2. Elseviers Engineering Village Search Platform Combines the American Geological Institutes Georef Database With Google Maps
3. American Oriental Bioengineering Forms Science and Technology Advisory Committee
4. Bayer and Onyx Announce Nexavar Data Presentations at 44th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
5. Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Laboratorios Almirall, S.A. to Host Webcast to Discuss Aclidinium Bromide Data Presentations at the American Thoracic Society Annual Congress
6. Depth of MedImmunes Respiratory Disease Research Program Highlighted at Annual Meeting of the American Thoracic Society
7. American Oriental Bioengineering Comments on Earthquake
8. Moffitt Cancer Center Joins National Campaign To Implore Americans To Donate $1 To Accelerate Cancer Research
9. American Oriental Bioengineering Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
10. LifeQuest World Launches Immune System Boosting Supplement to the North American Market
11. American Psychiatric Foundation Announces Recipients of 2008 Awards for Advancing Minority Mental Health
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/5/2015)... May 5, 2015  Blueprint Medicines (NASDAQ: ... initial public offering of 9,367,708 shares of common ... per share, including shares of common stock issued ... their option to purchase additional shares. The gross ... Medicines were approximately $168.6 million, before underwriting discounts and ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015 Roka Bioscience, Inc. ... providing advanced testing solutions for the detection of foodborne pathogens, ... at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care ... be held at Encore at the Wynn, Las ... of the presentation will be available through the investor relations ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Poway, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 ... Pall Life Science Animal Health, Jeffrey Schaffer, DVM, ... , “With over 15 years of experience in ... be a great addition to our veterinarian lead ... Commercial Officer, explains. “Dr. Schaffer will be responsible ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... DUBLIN , May 05, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ) has announced the addition of the ... report to their offering. Macromolecules ... acids undergo separation or are broken into ... biotechnological products. This separation requires various advanced ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Blueprint Medicines Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering 2Leading Regenerative Veterinary Medicine Company, VetStem Biopharma announces the addition of Dr Jeffrey Schaffer as the Director of Veterinary Professional Services. 2Global Separation Systems Market in Biotechnology 2015-2019 - Trends and Forecasts for the $28 Billion Market 2
... Realty Trust, Inc.,(NYSE: BMR ) today announced that ... with the company,s annual meeting of stockholders,scheduled for May ... Professor of Real Estate Finance and,Executive Director of the ... Diego, has been a member of the company,s board ...
... at AACR Annual Meeting Late-Breaking Clinical Trials ... ... Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN ) today announced that data from an ongoing,Phase ... to reduce serum levels of prostate specific,antigen (PSA), a marker of tumor ...
... KENILWORTH, N.J., April 14 Schering-Plough,Corporation (NYSE: SGP ... for the 2008 first quarter on Wednesday, April 23, ... Schering-Plough will conduct a conference,call to review results for ... company,s business and major initiatives now under way. Fred ...
Cached Biology Technology:BioMed Realty Trust Announces Retirement of Mark Riedy From Its Board of Directors 2BioMed Realty Trust Announces Retirement of Mark Riedy From Its Board of Directors 3Medivation Announces Presentation of Positive MDV3100 Clinical Data in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients 2Medivation Announces Presentation of Positive MDV3100 Clinical Data in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients 3Schering-Plough Schedules Conference Call and Webcast for 2008 First Quarter Earnings 2
(Date:4/27/2015)... 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... on the growing mobile commerce market, announces that its ... the first week of May, 2015 and will be ... Gino Pereira , Chief Executive ... company as Wocket® enters the consumer market. We would ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... BURNABY, Canada , April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... projects, growing security concerns, and technological advancement to ... Arabia until 2020   ... " Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market Forecast &  Opportunities, 2020 ", biometric ... is projected to register growth at CAGR ...
(Date:4/10/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cjk4gb/security ) ... Profiles - NEC" report to their offering. ... continue to supply a range of IT security management ... focus on the development of a Big Data and ... the Asia-Pacific region is a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 2Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 3Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 3NEC Security Competitive Profile 2015 2
... Measuring Energetics and Behaviour Using Accelerometry in Cane Toads ... Bufo marinus were introduced to Australia as a ... and damage new habitats they enter. Predictive models that can ... ground distribution could help to maximise control efficiency but to ...
... Cell biologist Daniel Gottschling, Ph.D., a member of the ... has been elected to membership in the American Academy ... nation,s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and independent ... the molecular underpinnings of life clues that he ...
... NY, April 21, 2010 In recognition of Earth Day,s ... ) will provide complimentary online access to its journals ... Journal of Record; Environmental Justice; and Ecopsychology ... information about sustainability initiatives, the relationship between mankind and ...
Cached Biology News:Cane toad accelerometry and more 2Cane toad accelerometry and more 3Cane toad accelerometry and more 4Cane toad accelerometry and more 5Cane toad accelerometry and more 6Cell biologist Daniel Gottschling elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences 2Expert commentary on Earth Day's 40th anniversary 2