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Radiofrequency Hyperthermia (13.56 MHz) Associated with Radiotherapy or Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Cancer, with Atraumatic Control by Microwave Thermometry (2.4 GHz)

  • G. Giaux
  • B. Prevost
  • Y. Leroy
  • M. Chive

Abstract

This study has been carried out to determine the value of thermometry and the tolerance of local radiofrequency hyperthermia associated with radiotherapy or chemotherapy of advanced cancers and post-radiation recurrences.

Keywords

Irradiate Area Cervical Lymph Node Metastasis Microwave Radiometer Pyriform Sinus Radiometric Temperature 
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Further Reading

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    M. Chive, M. Robillard, J. J. Fabre, G. Giaux, B. Prevost, Radiofrequency and microwave hyperthermia controlled by microwave thermography. International Symposium of Biological Thermology, Strasbourg, France (1981).Google Scholar
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    D. D. Nguyen, M. Chive, Y. Leroy, Hyperthermie locale controle par thermographie microonde a 2. 5 GHz. Symposium International URSI. Ondes Electromagnetiques et Biologie. Jouy en Josas, France (1980).Google Scholar
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Giaux
    • 1
  • B. Prevost
    • 1
  • Y. Leroy
    • 2
  • M. Chive
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre de Lutte contre le CancerLilleFrance
  2. 2.Centre Hyperfrequences et Semi-conducteursVilleneuve d’AscqFrance

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