BSD Medical Announces Dr. James G. Carlisle and the MicroThermX® Microwave Ablation System Profiled in Healthcare Heroes Article
Published: Jan 18, 2013
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BSD Medical Corporation (NASDAQ:BSDM) (Company or BSD) (www.BSDMedical.com), a leading provider of medical systems that utilize targeted heat therapy to treat cancer, today announced that Dr. James G. Carlisle and his pioneering work with BSD's MicroThermX® Microwave Ablation System (MicroThermX®) were profiled in a recent issue of Utah Business. (Cutler, S, Lewis, DI, Francom, “Healthcare Heroes the Quiet Champions of Healing and Hope.”) The annual publication by Utah Business is devoted to health care workers who exemplify a devotion to bringing health and hope to patients. The authors discussed the innovative technology incorporated into the MicroThermX® and explained that, "This innovation surrounds a tumor with small antennas and heats it with microwaves until the tumor cells are destroyed." The authors explained that Dr. Carlisle was the first MicroThermX® specialist in Utah and is one of Utah's leading providers of groundbreaking treatments that improve care and make recovery easier for cancer patients. The authors noted that Dr. Carlisle uses the MicroThermX® as a method to improve patient outcome and reduce the negative impact of the treatment. The article is available at: http://dev.utahbusiness.com/articles/view/healthcare_heroes_1.