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or ra′dio fre`quency,

n., pl. -cies.
1. the frequency of the transmitting waves of a given radio message or broadcast.
2. a frequency within the range of radio transmission, from about 15,000 to 1011 hertz. Abbr.: RF, rf


n radiofrecuencia
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Contract notice: Transurethral ablation needle by radiofrequency.
Summary: Radiofrequency Ablation is established in chronic pain but the use in cancer pain is practised only by a few centres worldwide.
Objective: This systematic review examined whether radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a safe treatment modality for benign thyroid nodules (BTNs).
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M2 PHARMA-July 12, 2017-Stryker awarded US FDA approval for next generation radiofrequency ablation MultiGen 2 RF Generator
They are manufactured to broaden treatment area of the tumor in the radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC).
Objective: To share our experience of radiofrequency catheter ablation for the treatment of supraventricular cardiac arrhythmias at our institution
Visiting the clinic and conducting all medical tests and analysis proved that she has been suffering tension headache and so she was treated with Pulsed Radiofrequency, which proved to be effective and relieved her from all pain.
The ablation devices segments are further sub segmented based on product types as follows - electrical (electrosurgical ablator devices and electrical brachytherapy devices), radiation (brachytherapy, stereotactic radio surgery devices, stereotactic body radiotherapy devices, image guided radiotherapy (IGRT), image modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), nano radiation therapy, proton beam therapy), radiofrequency (temperature controlled devices, fluid cooled, catheter manipulation systems), light (cold lasers, excimer lasers, photonic ablation devices, ultraviolet lasers and others), cryotherapy (cardiac cryoablation devices and cryospray ablation systems), microwave (coretherm thermotherapy devices and prolieve thermotherapy devices).
Radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFA) has become a mainstay for treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
microwave radiofrequency that comprises an interesting part of electromagnetic radiations [1].
USPRwire, Wed Jan 28 2015] Radiofrequency ablation devices are used to treat medical conditions such as cancer tumours with help of imaging techniques such as computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasound by using MI techniques.