Positive 24 month interim results of French Urology Association (AFU) sponsored clinical trial study comparing HIFU to radical prostate surgery: results on 3,329 patients demonstrate significant difference in efficacy in favor of HIFU versus Radical Prostatectomy (RP).
déc. 9, 2020
U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its final rules establishing, for the first time, a Category 1 CPT code which facilitates reimbursement for the ablation of malignant prostate tissue with HIFU technology, effective January 1, 2021.
sept. 3, 2020
the first two patients have been treated in the company’s Phase 2 clinical trial assessing Focal One® High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) as a potential treatment for deep rectal endometriosis. A total of 38 women will be enrolled in the study and treated at five major hospitals and assessed over a six-month follow-up period.
août 25, 2020
EDAP TMS has received approval from French health authorities to initiate a Phase II multicenter clinical trial evaluating its Focal One® HIFU to treat deep rectal endometriosis.
août 18, 2020
Studies conducted at the University of Southern California and University of Miami represent the first U.S. publications detailing successful partial-gland ablation using high intensity focused ultrasound therapy to treat prostate cancer patients since FDA cleared the technology in 2015.