electrothermal therapy

electrothermal therapy

the use of heat to destroy cells, particularly in tumors.
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In addition to analyses of the overall world market, you see revenue forecasting of seven world-level pain management devices submarkets by device-type to 2024: -- Spinal cord stimulation market forecast 2014-2024 -- Radiofrequency ablation market forecast 2014-2024 -- Analgesia infusion pumps market forecast 2014-2024 -- Microcurrent electrical neuromuscular stimulation market forecast 2014-2024 -- Intradiscal electrothermal therapy market forecast 2014-2024 -- Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation market forecast 2014-2024 -- Others (includes patches) market forecast 2014-2024
Evidence for the use of injections (eg, corticosteroid, botulinum toxin), prolotherapy, intradiscal electrothermal therapy, and radiofrequency denervation as intervention is presented and two recommendations are made.
It includes discussion of gene therapy, tissue engineering, intradiscal electrothermal therapy and radiofrequency nuclear decompression nucleoplasty.
Intradiscal electrothermal therapy is a frequently performed procedure for the pain of internal disc disruption.
Examples of healthcare technologies that may be unnecessary or inappropriately applied include hysterectomies, caesarian sections, high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem cell support or bone marrow transplant for breast cancer, electronic fetal monitoring during low-risk uncomplicated labor, gastric bubble for morbid obesity, gastric freezing for peptic ulcers, intradiscal electrothermal therapy and whole-body computed tomography scanning.
ORTHOPAEDIC consultant Nilam Shergill from Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital is one of just 20 specialists in the country to practice the technique, called IDET, intradiscal electrothermal therapy.
It is called Intra-Discal ElectroThermal therapy (IDET), and it takes just 30 minutes under a local anaesthetic.
He has also conducted some 40 training courses for practicing surgeons on such advanced procedures as dynamic spinal stabilization, intradiscal electrothermal therapy, and microendoscopic disectomy.
9 million in the prior year, reflecting the challenging payor reimbursement environment for ORATEC's spine technology, the proprietary SpineCATH IntraDiscal ElectroThermal Therapy (IDET(TM)) system.
The company believes that the publication of two year data is important to the acceptance of ORATEC's SpineCATH IntraDiscal ElectroThermal Therapy (IDET(TM)) system by managed care payors for insurance coverage.
Pain Management Associates offers the latest pain management procedures and treatments, including injection therapy, radiofrequency, spinal cord stimulation, intradiscal electrothermal therapy, epiduroscopy and implantable drug systems.