Navigation Links
Excellence in High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Outcomes
Date:11/12/2013

SARASOTA, Fla., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Introduction – Currently more than 240,000 men are diagnosed yearly with prostate cancer while it is projected through SEER data that 500,000 men will be diagnosed within approximately 5 years. Additionally, prostate cancer is the most dominant (non-cutaneous) cancer diagnosed in men.

Since 2006 two specific HIFU treatment centers have provided procedures for organ confined prostate cancer in North America.  The treating centers are Maple Leaf HIFU, represented by William L. Orovan, M.D. (Toronto, Canada) while PanAm HIFU™ has been represented by Ronald E. Wheeler, M.D., of Sarasota, Florida; treating in Cancun, Mexico and London, England.  Heretofore, there has been no comparison of North American HIFU treatment outcome data.

Dr. Orovan's data comes exclusively from Ablatherm™ technology while Dr. Wheeler's work comes from the Ablatherm™ technology as well as the Sonablate 500™ technology. This comparison is warranted based on the public perception that all institutions are equal regarding outcome data when HIFU is performed. The following data will demonstrate that the treatment outcome data from PanAm HIFU™ is superior to that performed by Maple Leaf HIFU. Because many men may choose HIFU based on location or price point alone, this report gives reason to reconsider where they treat for HIFU and with whom they treat.

Methods –Dr. Orovan's outcome data can be found in the British Journal of Urology, International Edition published in 2012. His research article is entitled, "Single-session primary high intensity focused ultrasonography treatment for localized prostate cancer: biochemical outcomes using third generation-based technology". In total, Dr. Or
'/>"/>

SOURCE PanAm HIFU
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. UBM Canon and MD+DI Proudly Announce 25 Innovative Products as Winners of the 2012 Medical Design Excellence Awards
2. Premier healthcare alliance honors Atrium Medical Corporation for operational excellence
3. Call for Entries: International Bureau for Epilepsy and UCB launch the 2012 Excellence in Epilepsy Journalism Award to recognize exceptional reporting on epilepsy
4. Upsher-Smith Is Honored with Prestigious Industry Award for Excellence and Innovation
5. Physicians Practice Recognized for Print and Digital Excellence
6. UBM Canon, the Global MedTech Authority, and the Medical Design Excellence Awards Honored Dr. Thomas Fogarty with the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award
7. Transonic Systems Selects Infinity Info Systems To Implement Microsoft Dynamics CRM To Drive Business Performance And Operational Excellence
8. Spot Vision Screener wins Bronze in International Design Excellence Awards
9. Fourth Annual Spine Technology Awards to Recognize Excellence and Innovation
10. CPhI Japan Triumphs in the Prestigious AEO Excellence Awards
11. Somnetics Pioneering CPAP Device Receives the 2012 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Differentiation Excellence
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... RALEIGH, N.C. , Dec. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... (NASDAQ: ENDP ) (TSX: ENL), and BioDelivery ... today that they have submitted a New Drug Application ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film ... enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... , Dec. 22, 2014 NxStage Medical, ... of innovative dialysis products, announced today that the ... its System One™ to perform hemodialysis overnight while ... home nocturnal hemodialysis. NxStage,s® System One is the ... FDA for this indication. Home ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... , Dec. 22, 2014   TRU-D SmartUVC ... no-touch UV disinfection robot, announced today that the General ... contract through November 2019.   This newly ... engage all levels of government purchasers, including Department of ... well as Homeland Security contacts purchasing solutions for the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 2Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 3Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 4Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 5NxStage Receives FDA Clearance for Home Nocturnal Hemodialysis 2NxStage Receives FDA Clearance for Home Nocturnal Hemodialysis 3TRU-D SmartUVC LLC Awarded General Services Administration Contract to Expand Government Customer Base 2
... acute lymphoblastic,leukemia combined with molecular science could help ... MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 20 The dramatic,increase that ... with acute,lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) will be difficult to ... to an article,by St. Jude Children,s Research Hospital ...
... 20 NanoBio Corporation,announced today that it has ... phase 2 study of NB-002, a topical lotion ... the results clearly,justify completing the study, according to ... to grow out a clear nail after,successfully treating ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Molecular Science Could Further Improve Leukemia Survival, Say St. Jude Researchers 2NanoBio Corporation Completes Interim Analysis of Phase 2 Clinical Trial in Onychomycosis 2
(Date:12/25/2014)... 2014 The report “TS-1 (Colorectal Cancer) ... the current treatment landscape, unmet needs, current pipeline and ... an anti-cancer drug which is typically used for treating ... used for treating gastric cancer and pancreatic cancer. TS-1 ... drug was first approved in 1999 in Japan for ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, Dylan Queen, a famous online company ... collection of discounted prom dresses, most of which are ... of the company, the promotion is valid until Jan. ... expand the UK market. , The prom dresses in ... and styles: A-line strapless, empire strapless chiffon, one shoulder, ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Helen Harris’ RP (Retinitis Pigmentosa) International founder ... an 8 year battle with breast cancer. , ... her home in Woodland Hills California after an 8 ... , As the founder and volunteer President of ... championed many of today's greatest breakthroughs in restoring and ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The risk of burns ... so you need to be extra cautious, an expert ... see a significant increase in patients coming in with ... Suffolk County Volunteer Firefighters Burn Center of Stony Brook ... be full of joy, but if not careful, could ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... AngelWeddingDress.com tries its best to translate the experience of ... has introduced its new collection of 2015 prom dresses, ... new prom outfits are guaranteed to contain the perfect ... specially designed for 2015. Anyone who wants to buy ... website before Jan. 26, 2015, the deadline of the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:TS-1 Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 2Health News:TS-1 Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 3Health News:Dylan Queen: Cheap Prom Dresses for the UK Market 2Health News:RP International founder, Helen Harris Dies on Christmas Eve Just Hours Before Her Holiday Television Broadcast to Raise Funds to Cure Blindness was Broadcasted Nationally 2Health News:RP International founder, Helen Harris Dies on Christmas Eve Just Hours Before Her Holiday Television Broadcast to Raise Funds to Cure Blindness was Broadcasted Nationally 3Health News:RP International founder, Helen Harris Dies on Christmas Eve Just Hours Before Her Holiday Television Broadcast to Raise Funds to Cure Blindness was Broadcasted Nationally 4Health News:Don't Let Burns Mar Your Holidays 2Health News:Angelweddingdress 2015 Prom Dresses Online Now 2
... SAN DIEGO, Dec. 13 BioMed Realty Trust, Inc.,(NYSE: ... directors has declared a,fourth quarter 2007 dividend of $0.31 ... an annualized dividend of $1.24 per common share., ... declared a,dividend of $0.46094 per share of the company,s ...
... to persist with using creams, supplements and plastic surgery to ... new research says. , A study of 297 women ... more motivated to persist with special diets, vitamins, creams, Botox ... failed to make them look significantly younger. , The ...
... The HealthCentral,Network, Inc. ( http://www.HealthCentral.com ) has ... for its breast cancer site,MyBreastCancerNetwork.com, and its ... health industry innovation on the Web, the ... consumer disease-focused site.,MyBreastCancerNetwork.com won a Gold Award ...
... savings for,improving Medicare program; National Kidney Foundation, Renal ... submit letters to,Capitol Hill in favor of ESRD ... --,a coalition of patient advocates, dialysis professionals, care ... care for,individuals with chronic kidney disease -- and ...
... lead to new treatments for sleep disorders ... switch that activates the genetic mechanism regulating the body,s ... Irvine, researchers. , They added that the switch offers ... treat sleep disorders and related problems. , The study ...
... delivered today at a press conference hosted by ... agreement with Independent,Health, BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 12 ... Nielsen, M.D., AMA President-elect:, "The American Medical ... care, and initiatives that measure and compare physician,performance ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:BioMed Realty Trust Declares Fourth Quarter 2007 Common Stock and Preferred Stock Dividends 2Health News:Women persist in plastic surgery treatments that are not working, research says 2Health News:The HealthCentral Network Wins eHealthcare Awards for Breast Cancer and Migraine Web Sites 2Health News:Kidney Patient Organizations, Kidney Community Come Out in Support of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Extension 2Health News:Kidney Patient Organizations, Kidney Community Come Out in Support of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Extension 3Health News:AMA Commends Independent Health for Joining Industry Shift on Physician Performance Measurement 2
... to optimize the accuracy and precision of ... is widely recognized by customers throughout the ... over the years and now covers a ... including filter tips, certified pure tips, stepper ...
... Finntips have been designed to optimize ... quality of our tip products is widely ... Finntip range has been extended over the ... of standard and special tips including filter ...
... plastic-wrapped racks of 96 tips, Sterilized Diamond- ... autoclave. Sterilized Diamond Tips are irradiated by ... delivered with a certificate of sterilization, specifying ... are certified free of detectable Rnase, Dnase, ...
... conveniently in plastic-wrapped racks of 96 tips, ... need to autoclave. Sterilized Diamond Tips are ... and are delivered with a certificate of ... Diamond Tips are certified free of detectable ...
Medicine Products: