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Where your $25,000 goes when you get HIFU in Mexico

An article in the Sunday edition of the San Francisco Chronicle has raised questions about how physicians are reimbursed for carrying out high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) procedures on prostate cancer patients in the Caribbean and Mexico. 265 more words

Management

Advisory committee votes against approval of SonoCare HIFU

According to a report posted yesterday on the Medscape web site, a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee “voted October 1 not to recommend approval, at least for now” of a SonoCare Medical’s Sonablate high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) device to treat patients with radio-recurrent . 527 more words

Management

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound HIFU

HIFU Overview

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound or HIFU is a highly precise medical procedure used to treat various types of cancer. The procedure applies high-intensity focused ultrasound energy which will heat and destroy damaged or diseased tissue through ablation. 59 more words

Cancer

HIFU Vs Traditional Liposuction

high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) is the latest and most advanced medical breakthroughs in non-surgical fat reduction procedures for body shaping.
Traditional liposuction causes tissue trauma and bruising due to tissue destruction necessary to manually break up and separate the fat, while HIFU treatment emulsifies fat without damaging adjacent tissues. 248 more words

HIFU Vs Traditional Liposuction

high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) is the latest and most advanced medical breakthroughs in non-surgical fat reduction procedures for body shaping.
Traditional liposuction causes tissue trauma and bruising due to tissue destruction necessary to manually break up and separate the fat, while HIFU treatment emulsifies fat without damaging adjacent tissues. 248 more words

HIFU Vs Traditional Liposuction

high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) is the latest and most advanced medical breakthroughs in non-surgical fat reduction procedures for body shaping.
Traditional liposuction causes tissue trauma and bruising due to tissue destruction necessary to manually break up and separate the fat, while HIFU treatment emulsifies fat without damaging adjacent tissues. 248 more words

HIFU Vs Traditional Liposuction

high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) is the latest and most advanced medical breakthroughs in non-surgical fat reduction procedures for body shaping.
Traditional liposuction causes tissue trauma and bruising due to tissue destruction necessary to manually break up and separate the fat, while HIFU treatment emulsifies fat without damaging adjacent tissues. 248 more words