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Fear definition: The affective response to an actual current external danger which subsides with the elimination of the threatening condition.
fear definition: unpleasant but normal emotional response to genuine external danger or threats; compare with ANXIETY and CLINICAL ANXIETY.
Fear definition: A feeling of apprehension that one may be in danger.
focal definition: In terms of cancer, limited to a specific area.
Focus definition: Area of greatest concentration, attention, or activity; a central point or locus, especially of an infection.
Ultrasound, High-Intensity Focused, Transrectal definition: Tissue ablation of the PROSTATE performed by ultrasound from a transducer placed in the RECTUM. The procedure is used to treat prostate cancer (PROSTATIC NEOPLASMS) and benign prostatic hypertrophy (PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA).
Focused Ultrasound Therapy definition: Minimally invasive procedure for ablating tumors. The primary mechanism of tissue damage is thermal.
Patient-Focused Outcomes definition: Traditional methods for evaluating treatment outcome focus on disease state. Patient-Focused Outcomes places a greater emphasis on quality of life issues.
High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation definition: The use of focused, high-frequency sound waves to destroy tissue. It is sometimes used in conjunction with but is distinct from INTERVENTIONAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY.
Focused Ion Beam-Scanning Electron Microscope definition: An instrument that combines the use of a focused beam of gallium ions to etch or coat a sample with a scanning electron microscope to image the sample.
 
Publications
 

High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound in Small Renal Masses

Jose Rubio Briones et al.

Advances in Urology , 2008

Pathways to health: a framework for health-focused research and practice

Nancy L Fleischer et al.

Emerging Themes in Epidemiology , 12 Dec 2006

TRANSPATH ® —A High Quality Database Focused on Signal Transduction

Claudia Choi et al.

Comparative and Functional Genomics , 01 Mar 2004

Pulmonary Vein Isolation by High Intensity Focused Ultrasound

Boris Schmidt et al.

Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal , 01 Apr 2007

Global, local and focused geographic clustering for case-control data with residential histories

Geoffrey M Jacquez et al.

Environmental Health , 22 Mar 2005

Scale and shape issues in focused cluster power for count data

Robin C Puett et al.

International Journal of Health Geographics , 31 Mar 2005

The Assembly of Diverse Immune Receptors Is Focused on a Polar Membrane-Embedded Interaction Site

Jianwen Feng et al.

PLoS Biology , 01 May 2006

Assembly of Inflammation-Related Genes for Pathway-Focused Genetic Analysis

Matthew J. Loza et al.

PLoS ONE , 17 Oct 2007

The surgeon and his tools-the case for a focused orthopaedic theatre induction programme

AJ Shyam Kumar et al.

BMC Research Notes , 28 Oct 2008

Feasibility and effectiveness of offering a solution-focused follow-up to employees with psychological problems or muscle skeletal pain: a randomised controlled trial

Pål Nystuen et al.

BMC Public Health , 03 Jun 2003

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