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Stefaan Mulier, M.D.


radiofrequency ablation


Yansheng Jiang, Stefaan Mulier, Wang Chong, Michele Cristiane Diel Rambo, Feng Chen, Guy Marchal and Yicheng Ni.
Formulation of 3D finite elements for hepatic radiofrequency ablation.
Int. J. Modelling, Identification and Control, Vol. 9, No. 3, 2010.




Mulier S, Ruers T, Jamart J, Michel L, Marchal G, Ni Y.

Radiofrequency ablation versus resection for resectable colorectal liver metastases: time for a randomized trial? An update.

Dig Surg. 2008;25(6):445-60. Epub 2009 Feb 12.


Burdio F, Mulier S, Navarro A, Figueras J, Berjano E, Poves I, Grande L.
Influence of approach on outcome in radiofrequency ablation of liver tumors.
Surg Oncol. 2008 Dec;17(4):295-9.

Mulier S, Ruers T, Michel L, Jamart J, Marchal G, Ni Y.
A Place for Radiofrequency Ablation in the Treatment of Resectable Colorectal Liver Metastases?
Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Jul;15(7):2064-5.

Mulier S, Ni Y, Jamart J, Michel L, Marchal G, Ruers T.
Radiofrequency ablation versus resection for resectable colorectal liver metastases: time for a randomized trial?
Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Jan;15(1):144-57.


Mulier S, Ni Y, Frich L, Burdio F, Denys AL, De Wispelaere JF, Dupas B, Habib N, Hoey M, Jansen MC, Lacrosse M, Leveillee R, Miao Y, Mulier P, Mutter D, Ng KK, Santambrogio R, Stippel D, Tamaki K, van Gulik TM, Marchal G, Michel L.
Experimental and Clinical Radiofrequency Ablation: Proposal for Standardized Description of Coagulation Size and Geometry.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2007 Apr;14(4):1381-96.


Ni Y, Mulier S, Chen F, Lescroart O, Roelants I, Marchal G.
Radiofrequency ablation: the use of appropriate terms and the citation of prior art.
Acad Radiol. 2006 Aug;13(8):1047-8; author reply 1048-9. 

Ni Y, Chen F, Mulier S, Sun X, Yu J, Landuyt W, Marchal G, Verbruggen A.
Magnetic resonance imaging after radiofrequency ablation in a rodent model of liver tumor: tissue characterization using a novel necrosis-avid contrast agent.
Eur Radiol. 2006 May;16(5):1031-40. Epub 2006 Jan 21.


Mulier S, Ni Y, Jamart J, Ruers T, Marchal G, Michel L.
Local recurrence after hepatic radiofrequency coagulation: multivariate meta-analysis and review of contributing factors.
Ann Surg. 2005 Aug;242(2):158-71.

Ni Y, Mulier S, Miao Y, Michel L, Marchal G.
A review of the general aspects of radiofrequency ablation.
Abdom Imaging. 2005 Jul-Aug;30(4):381-400

Mulier S, Miao Y, Mulier P, Dupas B, Pereira P, de Baere T, Lencioni R, Leveillee R, Marchal G, Michel L, Ni Y.
Electrodes and multiple electrode systems for radiofrequency ablation: a proposal for updated terminology.
Eur Radiol. 2005 Apr;15(4):798-808. Epub 2005 Feb 12.


Smith MK, Mutter D, Forbes LE, Mulier S, Marescaux J.
The physiologic effect of the pneumoperitoneum on radiofrequency ablation.
Surg Endosc. 2004 Jan;18(1):35-8. Epub 2003 Nov 21.


Mulier S, Ni Y, Miao Y, Rosiere A, Khoury A, Marchal G, Michel L.
Size and geometry of hepatic radiofrequency lesions.
Eur J Surg Oncol. 2003 Dec;29(10):867-78.


Mulier S, Mulier P, Ni Y, Miao Y, Dupas B, Marchal G, De Wever I, Michel L.
Complications of radiofrequency coagulation of liver tumours.
Br J Surg. 2002 Oct;89(10):1206-22. Review.


Mulier S, Mulier P, Miao Y, Ni Y, Marchal G, Van Steenbergen W, Topal B, De Wever I.

Radiofrequency-ablatie van tumoren: een overzicht.

Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde 2001; 57:51-61.




Ni Y, Miao Y, Mulier S, Yu J, Baert AL, Marchal G.
A novel "cooled-wet" electrode for radiofrequency ablation.
Eur Radiol. 2000;10(5):852-4.

Miao Y, Ni Y, Mulier S, Yu J, De Wever I, Penninckx F, Baert AL, Marchal G.
Treatment of VX2 liver tumor in rabbits with "wet" electrode mediated radio-frequency ablation.
Eur Radiol. 2000;10(1):188-94. 



Miao Y, Ni Y, Mulier S, Wang K, Hoey MF, Mulier P, Penninckx F, Yu J, De Scheerder I, Baert AL, Marchal G.
Ex vivo experiment on radiofrequency liver ablation with saline infusion through a screw-tip cannulated electrode.
J Surg Res. 1997 Jul 15;71(1):19-24.