High Intensity Focused Ultrasound

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is a medical procedure using high-intensity focused ultrasound to heat and destroy pathogenic (diseased) TISSUE rapidly.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Short name HIFU

Where Used

Type Link How used
Attribute CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
Data Element CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
Data Element CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY (REGISTRATION) references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
Attribute CANCER TREATMENT MODALITY FOR REGISTRATION references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
Attribute CLINICAL INTERVENTION TYPE references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
NHS Business Definition High Intensity Focused Ultrasound references in description High Intensity Focused Ultrasound