prostate Cancer Research

Prostate Cancer Research

The physicians at Maple Leaf HIFU have provided information including substantiated research and clinical studies to show you the benefits of HIFU, and one of the latest prostate cancer treatments available.

We encourage you to learn more about this definitive treatment for localized prostate cancer that is non-invasive, safe and effective.

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)

Treatment of Organ-Confined Prostate Cancer.

Learn more about the High Intensity Focused Ultrasound prostate cancer treatment (pdf) from an article in the Urology and Kidney Disease News by the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute Volume 20, Winter 2011 physician journal publication.

Read a review of the scientific foundation, technology and clinical outcomes with HIFU as a treatment for prostate cancer . (pdf) This article was written by Canadian Doctor, John C. Rewcastle, Ph.D. The article defines HIFU as a technically advanced, definitive local therapy for prostate cancer.

Research Articles

Read published articles on High Intensity Focused Ultrasound treatments for prostate cancer.

Clinical Information

Learn more about the clinical information of HIFU, histology, MRI, and PSA post-treatment.

Research Abstracts

For the physician, clinician or patient who wishes to view additional research, see our list of research abstracts on HIFU.

Clinical Studies

Read more about clinical studies and long term results published regarding the effectiveness and safety of Ablatherm HIFU.


View videos on HIFU including patient testimonials, the procedure, treatment and physician information.