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Modern Aesthetic Solutions Ltd (Registered Office: 39 Steeple Close, Poole, Dorset BH17 9B) has provided the Rafaelo® radio frequency device as a loan for 5 years to the University College London Hospital and funded the cost of Rafaelo® specific equipment for the initial ten patients who underwent radiofrequency ablation of haemorrhoids. Furthermore, Modern Aesthetic Solution Ltd continues to sponsor a biannual live link course at University College London Hospital to teach radiofrequency ablation for haemorrhoids to other surgeons.
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Renshaw, S., Eddama, M.M.R., Everson, M. et al. Radiofrequency ablation for haemorrhoidal disease: description of technique. Tech Coloproctol 23, 397–398 (2019) doi:10.1007/s10151-019-01977-0