MRI-controlled ultrasound thermal therapy

Robert Staruch, Rajiv Chopra, Kullervo Hynynen

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Advances in medical imaging have enabled the development of new minimally and completely noninvasive therapies that produce a desired biological effect in a target, such as a tumor, with minimal damage to the surrounding tissue. One means of noninvasively achieving bioeffects in tissue is the use of ultrasound to generate heat.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number6042605
Pages (from-to)39-47
Number of pages9
JournalIEEE Pulse
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering


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