Thursday, June 13th 2019Friday, June 14th 2019Saturday, June 15th 2019
Education: Neurological DiseaseEducation: ImmunologyEducation: Getting Medical Devices to Market
Raúl MartínezElizabeth RepaskyNicolas Guillen
WelcomeEducation: Bioeffects of USEducation: Hyperthermia Technologies
Joo Ha Hwang, Joan Vidal-Jové,
Andreas Melzer
Diane DaleckiHolger Gruell
Fry / Lizzi / Pioneering Award SessionHorizon / Jolesz LecturesOrgan Panel: Brain

Invited speakers:
Chrit Moonen
Kevin Haworth
W. Apoutou N’Djin
Leonid Gavrilov

Chairs:
Lawrence Crum
Jean-François Aubry
Joo Ha Hwang
Invited speakers:
Morry Blumenfeld
Neal F. Kassell
Chairs:
Alessandro Napoli
Wladyslaw Gedroyc
Invited speakers:
Jin Woo Chang
Cesare Gagliardo
Roland Beisteiner
Henning Lohse-Busch
Chairs:
Wladyslaw Gedroyc
Marine Sánchez
Physics and ModellingDrug DeliveryBreak
Invited speakers:
Jean-François Aubry
Robert Staruch
Chairs:
Bradley Treeby
Aki Pulkkinen
Invited speakers:
Karun Sharma
Juan Tu
Chairs:
Holger Grull
Michael Gray
BreakBreakOrgan Panel: Uterus
Invited speakers:
Suzanne LeBlang
Jaron Rabinovici
Chairs:
Matthias Matzko
Nikolaos Bailis
HardwareImmunotherapyOrgan Panel: Prostate and Kidney
Invited speakers:
Gil Dubernard
Adam Maxwell
Chairs:
Amanda Beserra
Cyril Lafon
Invited speakers:
Elizabeth Repasky
Chandan Guha
Chairs:
Natasha Sheybani
Tatiana Khokhlova
Invited speakers:
Jens Rassweiler
Mark Emberton
Chairs:
Andreas Melzer
George Schade
Lunch & Posters sessionLunch & Posters sessionLunch break
Monitoring and feedbackTherapy ultrasound +Speed Presentations
Invited speakers:
Henrik Odeen
Sunao Shoji
Chairs:
Elodie Cao
Shin-ichiro Umemura
Invited speakers:
Sarah Brüningk
Edwin Heijman
Chairs:
Gail ter Haar
Lisa Landgraf
Nonthermal mechanismsNeuromodulationOrgan Panel: Musculoskeletal
Invited speakers:
Tatiana Khokhlova
Zhen Xu
Chairs:
Ki Joo Pahk
Oleg Sapozhnikov
Invited speakers:
Elisa Konofagou
Jan Kubanek
Chairs:
Lennart Verhagen
Wynn Legon
Invited speakers:
Francisco Aparisi
Pejman Ghanouni
Francesco Arrigoni
Chairs:
Markus Duex
Alessandro Napoli
Alberto Bazzocchi
BreakBreakOrgan Panel: Liver and Pancreas
Invited speakers:
Joo Ha Hwang
Xavier Serres
Chairs:
Joan Vidal-Jové
Milka Marinova
Drug delivery design/engineeringBrain – preclinicalBreak
Invited speakers:
John Callan
Michel Versluis
Chairs:
Dario Carugo
Eleanor Stride
Invited speakers:
Richard Price
Nathan McDannold
Chairs:
Elisa Konofagou
Muna Aryal
ISTU General AssemblyDebate – Micron-sized contrast agents
have a great future in clinical HIFU
Other clinical HIFU applications
Invited speakers:
Constantin Coussios
Mike Averkiou
Chairs:
Gail ter Haar
Joo Ha Hwang
Andreas Melzer
Joan Vidal-Jové
USgHIFU MeetingEUFUS General AssemblyClosing
Welcome ReceptionGala DinnerJoo Ha Hwang, Joan Vidal-Jové,
Andreas Melzer
07:30 – 08:00EDUCATION: NEUROLOGICAL DISEASES
Raúl Martínez
08:00 – 08:10WELCOME
Joo Ha Hwang, Andreas Melzer, Joan Vidal-Jove
08:10 – 09:40FRY / LIZZI / PIONEERING AWARD SESSION
CHAIRS: Jean-François Aubry, Lawrence Crum, Joo Ha Hwang
FRY AWARD,  INVITED TALK:
Towards an increased clinical impact of focused ultrasound Chrit Moonen
LIZZI AWARD,  INVITED TALK:
Exploding droplets and singing bubbles in therapeutic ultrasound Kevin Haworth
A healthy future for focal conformal therapeutic ultrasound W. Apoutou N’Djin
PIONEERING AWARD:
Presentation of the ISTU/EUFUS Pioneer Award winner Leonid Gavrilov
09:40 – 10:45PHYSICS AND MODELLING
CHAIRS: Aki Pulkkinen, Bradley Treeby
INVITED TALKS:
What can physics and modelling do for neurosurgeons and neurologists? Jean François Aubry
MRI-Guided transurethral ultrasound ablation of prostate tissue: clinical impact of intensified treatment parameters Robert Staruch
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Design and Simulation of a Phased Array for Ultrasound Therapy in the Spinal Cord Rui Xu
New design of a fully populated random array for treating deep-seated tumors Pavel Rosnitskiy
Exploring the role of laser and ultrasound on gold-loaded droplet vaporization Yanye Yang
Experimental validation of models of ultrasound propagation Elly Martin
OptimUS: A fast multi-domain full wave solver for therapeutic ultrasound treatment planning Pierre Gelat
Computational modeling of tissue-selective liver ablation in histotripsy Lauren Mancia
Scattering from microbubble clouds: A fast multipole model with experimental validation Gregory Clement
Improved numerical method for the design of 3d printed acoustic lenses for the correction of transcranial focused ultrasound aberrations
Marcelino Ferri Garcia
10:45 – 11:15COFFEE BREAK
11:15 – 12:20HARDWARE
CHAIRS: Amanda Beserra, Cyril Lafon
INVITED TALKS:
Transrectal High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound as docal therapy of posterior deep invasive endometrosis Gil Dubernard
Design and fabrication of therapy transducers to produce mechanical bioeffects Adam Maxwell
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
A new therapeutic device for transthoracic treatment of calcified aortic stenosis Wocjiech Kwiecinski
Multichannel system for translational research in high intensity focused ultrasound Steffen Tretbar
Preliminary investigations of a deployable concentric ring ultrasound applicator for endoluminal and laparoscopic intervention Mathew Adams
A prototype system for boiling histotripsy in abdominal targets comprising a 256-element spiral array combined with a power-enhanced verasonics engine Vera Khokhlova
CMUT prototype for endocavitary ultrasound-guided hifu therapy W. Apoutou N’Djin
A device for treating chronic total occlusions with catheter-based ultrasound and collagenase David Goertz
Improving Image Quality in Transcranial Magnetic Resonance Guided Focused Ultrasound Using a Copper Screen Rock Hadley
Preclinical X-Ray/PET-Guided Focused Ultrasound System for Neuro and Abdominal Applications Amanda Beserra
12:20 – 13:50LUNCH & POSTER SESSION
13:50 – 14:55MONITORING AND FEEDBACK
CHAIRS: Elodie Cao, Shin-ichiro Umemura
INVITED TALKS:
Volumetric MR thermometry for neuro applications using multiple 3D slabs and saturation bands Henrik Odeen
Focal therapy with high-intensity focused ultrasound for the localized prostate cancer based on the localization with MRI-TRUS fusion image-guided biopsy: 1-year prospective study Sunao Shoji
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
The use of shockwave exposures for enhancing volumetric thermal ablation of ex vivo bovine liver on a clinical mri-guided hifu system Oleg Sapozhnikov
Frequency-domain passive cavitation imaging with circular coherence factor Nuria G. Salido
Ventricular arrhythmias characterization with high-resolution electromechanical wave imaging on isolated working heart model Jade Robert
Improved VIM targeting with DTI and Synthesized MPRAGE Images in MRgFUS Jiachen Zhuo
Improving in situ acoustic intensity estimation by augmenting MR acoustic radiation force imaging with MR elastography Ningrui Li
Photoacoustic imaging of hifu-induced tissue injuries Tri Vu
Ultrasound-based targeting and displacement imaging of the median nerve for neuromodulation in healthy human subjects Mark Burgess

Monitoring hifu ablations in real time using simultaneous mr thermometry and elastography Jonathan Vappou

14:55 – 16:00NONTHERMAL MECHANISMS
CHAIRS: Ki Joo Pahk, Oleg Sapazhnikov
INVITED TALKS:
Physical mechanisms of non-thermal treatment approaches in HIFU Tatiana Khokhlova
Histotripsy for Cancer and Neurological Applications Zhen Xu
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Effects of Single Frequency and Dual Frequency Pulsing on Bubble Cloud Behavior and Ablation Efficiency in Intrinsic Threshold Histotripsy Connor Edsall
A preclinical transrectal system for boiling histotripsy prostate ablation George Schade
Cytological and ultrastructural analysis of mechanically liquefied lesions generated using boiling histotripsy in a porcine model of hematoma ex vivo Ekaterina Ponomarckuk
Pressure-modulated boiling histotripsy for precise tissue fractionation Ki Joo Pahk
Preclinical performance of histotripsy with the insightec exablate neuro system Matthew Alexander
The Effect of Low-Intensity Ultrasound on Cellular Motility and Morphology Nasma Mazzawi
Histotripsy reduces local tumor progression in an in vivo orthotopic rodent liver tumor model Tejaswi Worlikar
Histological analysis of boiling histotripsy lesions in perfused and non-perfused porcine liver Matheus De Andrade
16:00 – 16:30COFFEE BREAK
16:30 – 17:30DRUG DELIVERY DESIGN / ENGINEERING
CHAIRS: Dario Carugo, Eleanor Stride
INVITED TALKS:
Ultrasound Targeted Microbubble Destruction for the targeted Chemo-Sonodynamic Therapy of Pancreatic Cancer John Callan
Nanoparticle-loaded microbubbles for us-triggered drug delivery: sonoprinting and the multiscale parameter Michel Versluis
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
A One-Pot Process for the Preparation of Ultrasound-Responsive Microbubbles loaded with Paclitaxel and Gemcitabine for the treatment of Pancreatic Cancer Keiran Logan
Intra-pulse monitoring of microbubble destabilization during ultrasound-induced blood-brain barrier opening Anthony Novell
Optimising the composition of microbubbles to improve the delivery of model drugs in vitro and in vivo Oliver Vince
The extracellular matrix rigidity alters sonoporation dynamics at cellular level Ning Rong
Developing a magnetic resonance-focused ultrasound system for focused ultrasound-enabled brain tumor liquid biopsy (FUS-LBx) in a porcine model Christopher Pacia
Impact of droplet polydisperisty in ultrasound-mediated oxygen scavenging Kevin Haworth
Gas vesicles: biomolecular seeds for targeted inertial cavitation and cell therapy Avinoam Bar-Zion
17:30 – 17:45ISTU GENERAL ASSEMBLY
17:45 – 19:15USgHIFU MEETING
19:15WELCOME RECEPTION COCKCTAIL
07:30 – 08:00EDUCATION: IMMUNOLOGY
How did immuno-oncology move from humble origins to become the dominant force in cancer therapy? An overview of progress in cancer immunology  Elizabeth Repasky
08:00 – 08:30EDUCATION: BIOEFFECTS OF US
Ultrasound Bioeffects: Mechanisms and Implications for Therapy and Safety Diane Dalecki
08:30 – 09:30HORIZON / JOLESZ LECTURES
CHAIRS: Alessandro Napoli, Wladyslaw Gedroyc
INVITED TALKS:
The Journey of MRI Guided Interventions and FUS Morry Blumenfeld
Future of Focused Ultrasound Neal F. Kassell
09:30 – 10:30DRUG DELIVERY
CHAIRS: Holger Gruell, Michael Gray
INVITED TALKS:
Title talk to be confirmed Karun Sharma
Mechanisms underlying sonoporation: How do microbubbles interact with cells? Juan Tu
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Clinical translation of ultrasound-guided cavitation-enhanced drug delivery: challenges and results in large animal models with a novel handheld array and gas-stabilizing nanoparticles Calum Crake
Enhancement of drug delivery to tumor tissue by the combination of new lipid bubbles and ultrasound Kazuo Maruyama
Focused Ultrasound mediated Blood-Spinal Cord Barrier Opening (BSCO) using Short Burst, Phase Keying Exposures Stecia-Marie Fletcher
Inertial cavitation activity induced by nonlinear hifu waves: implications for drug delivery Tatiana Khokhlova
Localized Drug Delivery by MR-guided Focused Ultrasound with Low Temperature Sensitive Liposomes Chulyong Kim
Targeted chemo-sonodynamic therapy of breast cancer using ultrasound responsive microbubbles as delivery vehicle Heather Nesbitt
Microbubble-mediated intracellular drug delivery for recurrent urine infections Eleanor Stride
10:30 – 11:00COFFEE BREAK
11:00 – 12:00IMMUNOTHERAPY
CHAIRS: Natasha Sheybani, Tatiana Khokhlova
INVITED TALKS:
Why therapeutic ultrasound could be an outstanding choice for combination with immunotherapy: what are the barriers to success? Elizabeth Repasky
In situ tumor vaccines Chandan Guha
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
A preclinical study of the combined effects of pulsed focused ultrasound and immune checkpoint inhibitors in pancreatic cancer Petros Mouratidis
Can focused ultrasound modulate and repolarized myeloid cells in metastatic breast cancer? Natasha Sheybani
Immune cell modulation of pulsed focused ultrasound in murine melanoma and breast cancer models Joseph Frank
Transcriptomic profiling of thermally ablated b16f10 tumors reveals temporal variability in immunogenicity Alexander Mathew
Blood brain/tumor barrier disruption with mr image-guided fus elicits marked shifts in tumor-immune profile in murine glioblastoma Natasha Sheybani
Histotripsy Induced Immunomodulation Ryan Hubbard
Investigation of the Local and Systemic Immune Response to Histotripsy Ablation of Breast Cancer in a Mouse Model Alissa Hendricks
12:00 – 13:30LUNCH & POSTER SESSION
13:30 – 14:15THERAPY ULTRASOUND +
CHAIRS: Gail Ter Haar, Lisa Landgraf
INVITED TALKS:
Analysis, quantification and modelling of biological effects induced by combination treatments of radiation and hyperthermia at cell (population) level
Sarah Brüningk
How to sell “MR-HIFU induced hyperthermia” as an adjuvant treatment Edwin Heijman
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
HIFU thermotherapy enhancement in ex-vivo pig kidneys using a new class of endovascular sono-sensitizers Orane Lorton
Randomized Phase II Multicenter Clinical trial of Ultrasound Hyperthermia Combined with Chemotherapy in Oral cancer Wei Guo
Controlled bubble-enhanced heating with added microbubbles Mike Averkiou
The enhanced HIFU-induced thermal effect via magnetic ultrasound contrast agent microbubbles Dongxin Yang
14:15 – 15:20NEUROMODULATION
CHAIRS: Lennart Verhagen, Wynn Legon
INVITED TALKS:
Central and peripheral modulation in mice and humans using focused ultrasound Elisa Konofagou
Modulation of neural activity in deep brain circuits Jan Kubanek
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Transcranial focused ultrasound localization and brain function monitoring in Monkey at 3T MRI Xiaojing Long
MR-Guided Thalamic Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Modulates Resting-State Cortical Activity in Healthy Humans Joshua Cain
Modulating deep brain activity and behaviour in primates using focused transcranial ultrasound stimulation Lennart Verhagen
Hearing ultrasound – transcranial ultrasonic neuromodulation elicits an auditory effect in humans Robin Cleveland
Optical observation of calcium signaling in response to fus neuromodulation Thomas Manuel
Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Neuromodulation of the Visual System in a Large Animal (Sheep) Morteza Mohammad
Thermal safety of transcranial ultrasound stimulation in human: retrospective numerical estimation of thermal rise in cortical and subcortical stimulation setups David Attali
Influence of acoustic parameters on the success rate of neurostimulation of an in vivo invertebrate nervous model Iván Suárez Castellanos
15:20 – 15:50COFFEE BREAK
15:50 – 17:00BRAIN-PRECLINICAL
CHAIRS: Elisa Konofagou, Muna Aryal
INVITED TALKS:
MR image-guided drug and gene delivery to the brain with focused ultrasound Richard Price
Closed-loop feedback control with a clinical transcranial focused ultrasound system for enhanced chemotherapy delivery to brain tumors Nathan McDannold
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Ultrafast volumetric acoustic imaging predicts tissue damage morphology following microbubble-mediated nonthermal brain ablation Kullervo Hynynen
Sonoselective Transfection of Cerebral Vasculature Without Blood-Brain Barrier Disruption Catherine Gorick
Bilateral focused ultrasound-induced blood-brain barrier opening improves spatial memory in the 3xTg Alzheimer’s mouse model Maria Eleni Karakatsani
Blood brain barrier disruption by pulsed focused ultrasound with microbubbles or osmotic disruption by mannitol induces sterile brain inflammation
Scott Burks
Optimization of focused ultrasound-enabled brain tumor liquid biopsy (fus-lbx) Lifei Zhu
Effects of dexamethasone on vascular permeability and inflammatory response following focused ultrasound and microbubble-mediated bbb treatment Kullervo Hynynen
Therapeutic effects of BBB/BTB opening by FUS in anti-cancer agent delivery for drug- resistant breast cancer brain metastasis model Eun-Joo Park
The pentylenetetrazol induced acute epilepsy is alleviated by transcranial focused ultrasound pulsation in rats Hao-Li Liu
17:00 – 17:30DEBATES-MICRONSIZED CONTRAST AGENTS HAVE A GREAT FUTURE IN CLINICAL HIFU
CHAIRS: Gail Ter Haar, Joo Ha Hwang
INVITED SPEAKERS: Constantin Coussios, Mike Averkiou
17:30EUFUS GENERAL ASSEMBLY
20:00GALA DINNER
07:30 – 08:00EDUCATION: GETTING INNOVATIVE MEDICAL DEVICES TO MARKET
Nicolas Guillem
08:00 – 08:30EDUCATION: HYPERTHERMIA TECHNOLOGIES
Holger Gruell
08:30 – 10:00ORGAN PANEL: BRAIN
CHAIRS: Wladyslaw Gedroyc, Marine Sánchez
INVITED TALKS:
The future of focused ultrasound surgery: perspectives based on the recent clinical & basic researches Jin Woo Chang
David vs. Goliath: the Italian results with a trans-cranial MRgFUS system integrated with a 1.5T scanner Cesare Gagliardo
Cutting edge imaging-based ultrasound therapies for the brain Roland Beisteiner
Focused low energy single pulse ultrasound therapy in neurological rehabilitation. An overwiew of actual trends Henning Lohse-Busch
Long-term results of Vim-Thalamotomy using MR Guided Focused Ultrasound in Parkinson’s patients with medication-refractory disabling temor Ilana Schlesinger
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
MR guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for tremor: Lessons learned from 120 cases Michael Schwartz
Neuronavigation-Guided Focused Ultrasound (NaviFUS) for Transcranial Blood-Brain Barrier Opening Clinical Trial in Recurrent Glioblastoma Patients
Ko-Ting Chen
Alendronate might improve the skull density ratio of MRgFUS candidates with brain disorders Hisashi Ito
Beyond the Thalamus-Unilateral MR guided focused ultrasound for the treatment of essential tremor targeting the ventral intermedius nucleus and the zone incerta Ayesha Jameel
Does treatment efficiency change when performing bilateral treatments using tcMRgFUS thlamotomy? Study on 4 patients treated bilaterally for Neuropathic Pain Jiachen Zhuo
Three-Year Follow-Up of Prospective Trial of Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy for Essential Tremor Pejman Ghanouni
The world’s initial experience of bilateral treatment of essential tremor using MR guided focused ultrasound Ayesha Jameel
10:00 – 11:00ORGAN PANEL: UTERUS
CHAIRS: Matthias Matzko, Nikolaos Bailis
INVITED TALKS:
Fibroids and Beyond  Suzanne LeBlang
Title talk to be confirmed Jaron Rabinovici
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Patient triage strategy for minimally-invasive therapies for uterine fibroids and its initial clinical outcomes focusing on MR-HIFU(MR-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound) ablation collaborating with uterine artery embolization (UAE) Young Sun Kim
To assess the suitability for MR-HIFU treatment of uterine fibroids based on multiparametric MR characteristics Inez Verpalen
Targetability of sites in variable pelvic geometries using MRI-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (MRgHIFU) as assessed in an in vivo porcine model Lifei Zhu
Clinical experience with a comprehensive breast-specific MR guided focused ultrasound treatment device Allison Payne
The evaluation of treatment results after MR-HIFU treatment of uterine fibroids using quantitative T2-mapping and diffusion weighted imaging (DWI)
Inez Verpalen
11:00 – 11:30COFFEE BREAK
11:30 – 12:30ORGAN PANEL: PROSTATE AND KIDNEY
CHAIRS: Andreas Melzer, George Schade
INVITED TALKS:
State of the Art of Prostate Cancer Treatment Jens Rassweiler
The role of Focal Therapy Ghulam Nabi
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Focal HIFU for organ localized prostate cancer: midterm oncological results Thomas Hostiou
Targeted chemo-sonondynamic therapy using ultrasound responsive microbubbles as a treament for prostate cancer Thomas McKaig
Prostate treatment planning station Tobias Preusser
Early experience of palliative MRI guided transurethral ultrasound ablation for symptomatic locally advanced prostate cancer Teija Sainio
Early experience of salvage MRI guided transurethral ultrasound ablation for locally radiorecurrent prostate cancer Visa Suomi
Focal Treatment of prostatic carcinoma using MRgFUS – single site experience in Germany Markus Duex
12:30 – 13:30LUNCH BREAK
13:30 – 14:00SPEED PRESENTATIONS
14:00 – 15:30ORGAN PANEL: MUSCULOSKELETAL
CHAIRS: Markus Duex, Alessandro Napoli, Alberto Bazzocchi
INVITED TALKS:
State of the art of percutaneous treatments in tumor bone lesions Francisco Aparisi
Focused ultrasound treatment overview Pejman Ghanouni
Other bone lesions Francesco Arrigoni
Brief talk regarding Prof. Düx experience on facets Markus Duex
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Intense Therapeutic Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal Pain Reduction Part 2; Clinical Data Michael Slayton
Delivery of low intensity pulsed ultrasound to lumbar intervertebral discs using extracorporeal HIFU: a simulation study Matthew Adams
Sacroiliac joint ablation in a chronic swine model using MRgFUS Roland Krug
Focused Ultrasound and Radiotherapy for non-invasive palliative pain treatment in patients with bone metastasis Marcia Bartels
Subacute and long term effects of MR-HIFU ablation on facet joints Sin Yuin Yeo
15:30 – 15:45COFFEE BREAK
15:45 – 17:15ORGAN PANEL: LIVER AND PANCREAS
CHAIRS: Joan Vidal-Jové, Milka Marinova
INVITED TALKS:
State of the art Joo Ha Hwang
Interventional Oncology Ablation in Liver Xavier Serres
Phase I Study of Robotically-Assisted Sonic Therapy: Safety and Efficacy of First in Man Experience with Hepatic Histotripsy Joan Vidal-Jové
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Hyperthermic ablation with focused ultrasound (FUS-HIFU) in pancreatic cancer. Updated resu Joan Vidal-Jové
Therapeutic Outcomes of Focused Ultrasound in Combination with Doxorubicin-loaded Nanoparticle-microbubble Complex for Pancreatic Cancer Xenograft Model Hyo-Jin Kang
Development of HIFU treatment stratefies for extracorporeal treatment of hepatic tumors with a toroidal transducer. Reults of in vivo experiments
Sophie Cambronero
Clinical Trial to quantify urinary stone repositioning by ultrasound Michael Bailey
Pancreas ablation and hyperthermia in a porcine model using US-MR-HIFU: proof-of-concept study results of the European project iPaCT Edwin Heijmann
Potentiation of ultrasonic chemotherapy on a 3D co-culture model of pancreatic adenocarcinoma Jean Louis Mestas
Trans-fusimo – Model based treatment support for FUS in moving abdominal organs Cesare Gagliardo
HIFU Project in Oxford: Up-to-date Clinical Status and Future Prospective Feng Wu
Experience in treating pancreatic cancer with HIFU in Korea Taehee Kim
The role of microbubble contast agent in high intensity focused ultrasound: ceus detector, acoustic environmental modifier and far-field protector Kun Zhou
17:15 – 17:30OTHER CLINICAL VASCULAR AND BENIGNE HIFU APPLICATIONS
CHAIRS: Andreas Melzer, Joan Vidal-Jové
CONTRIBUTED TALKS:
Extra Corporeal Ultrasound-guided High-Intensity-Focused-Ultrasound (HIFU) treatment in superficial lower limb veins – First in Human study findings
Michel Nuta
Macroscopic and microscopic evaluation of HIFU thermal ablations of sheep veins at 30, 60 and 90 days Nesrine Barnat
HIFU treatment of benign thyroid nodules in Spain. 12-months follow-up Pedro Pablo Ortiz Remacha
17:30CLOSING
Joo Ha Hwang, Andreas Melzer, Joan Vidal-Jové