Minimally invasive techniques in orthopedic oncology: Radiofrequency and laser thermal ablation

Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, Andreas F. Mavrogenis, Evanthia C. Galanis, Nikolaos L. Kelekis, Doris E. Wenger, Franklin H. Sim, Panayotis N. Soucacos

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Abstract

Image-guided percutaneous thermal ablation using microwaves, radiofrequency, and high-intensity ultrasound or laser photocoagulation reduces pain, restores function, and improves quality of life in patients with painful bone tumors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)563-568
Number of pages6
JournalOrthopedics
Volume28
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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    Papagelopoulos, P. J., Mavrogenis, A. F., Galanis, E. C., Kelekis, N. L., Wenger, D. E., Sim, F. H., & Soucacos, P. N. (2005). Minimally invasive techniques in orthopedic oncology: Radiofrequency and laser thermal ablation. Orthopedics, 28(6), 563-568.