HIFU for liver metastases from colorectal cancer
6 patients have successfully been treated with EDAP TMS' new HIFU device for liver cancer in the framework of a preliminary trial at Léon-Bérard center in Lyon, France. The first results confirm the feasibility of this innovative perioperative approach. This first step is very encouraging for this new application of HIFU technology developed jointly with the Inserm (French National Institute of Medical Research). Next step of the evaluation program on human is already scheduled for early 2011.