Resources and useful information

On this page you will find a selection of resources that we feel support and in some instances expand upon the information available on this website. These range from recent publications providing more in depth information on ablation, links to other appropriate websites and articles, even online videos.

If you know of any resources (such as websites or online articles) that you feel we should include on this page please email us with full details and links. Thank you.


Recent Publications

Gillams A.
Tumour Ablation: current role in the kidney, lung and bone. Cancer Imaging 2009;9 Spec No A:S68-S70.
Gillams AR, Lees WR.
Five-year survival in 309 patients with colorectal liver metastases treated with radiofrequency ablation.
Eur Radiol 2009;19(5):1206-13.
Anderson EM, Lees WR, Gillams AR.
Early indicators of treatment success after percutaneous radiofrequency of pulmonary tumors.
Cardiovasc.Intervent.Radiol 2009;32(3):478-83.
Lencioni R, Crocetti L, Cioni R, Suh R, Glenn D, Regge D et al.
Response to radiofrequency ablation of pulmonary tumours: a prospective, intention-to-treat, multicentre clinical trial (the RAPTURE study).
Lancet Oncol. 2008;9(7):621-8.
Gillams A.
Lung Tumour Ablation - where are we now?
Cancer Imaging 2008;8:116-7.
Gillams AR, Lees WR.
Five-year survival following radiofrequency ablation of small, solitary, hepatic colorectal metastases.
J Vasc.Interv.Radiol 2008;19(5):712-7.
Smith S, Gillams A.
Imaging appearances following thermal ablation.
Clin.Radiol 2008;63(1):1-11.
Gillams AR, Lees WR.
Radiofrequency ablation of lung metastases: factors influencing success.
Eur Radiol 2008;18(4):672-7.
Gillams AR.
Should hepatocellular carcinoma be ablated or resected?
Nat.Clin.Pract.Gastroenterol.Hepatol. 2007;4(11):586-7.
Gillams AR, Lees WR
Analysis of the factors associated with radiofrequency ablation-induced pneumothorax.
Clin Radiol. 2007 Jul;62(7):639-44. Epub 2007 May 11.
PMID: 17556032 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Gillams A.
Minimally invasive treatment for liver and lung metastases in colorectal cancer.
BMJ. 2007 May 19;334(7602):1056-7. Review. No abstract available.
PMID: 17510156 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]