Di seguito i riferimenti di una ampia selezione degli articoli scientifici sull'elettrochemioterapia pubblicati su riviste internazionali peer reviwed.

L'ultimo aggiornamento è stato effettuato il 22 novembre 2018.

In fondo a questa pagine è disponibile l'opuscolo in formato pdf "ELECTROCHEMOTHERAPY: a combined treatment" che riporta le stesse voci bibliografiche qui elencate, ordinate per patologia trattata, e le linee guida più rappresentative che citano l'elettrochemioterapia.


Esmaeili N et al. Electrochemotherapy: A Review of Current Status, Alternative IGP Approaches, and Future Perspectives. J Healthc Eng 2019 2019:2784516.

Kristiansson S et al. Long-term follow-up in patients treated with electrochemotherapy for non-melanoma skin cancer in the head and neck area. Acta Otolaryngol. 2019 Feb 8:1-6 [Epub ahead of print].

Pichi B et al. Electrochemotherapy - A locoregional therapy with well-established palliative effect in patient with large recurrent lesion of head and neck. Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery 2019 (47):41-46.

Cornelis FH et al. Multimodal image-guided electrochemotherapy of unresectable liver metastasis from renal cell cancer. Diagn Interv Imaging. 2019 [Epub ahead of print].

Granata V et al. Diffusion kurtosis imaging and conventional diffusion weighted imaging to assess electrochemotherapy response in locally advanced pancreatic cancer. Radiol Oncol. 2019 Jan 19;53(1):15-24.

Campana LG et al. Electrochemotherapy - Emerging applications technical advances, new indications, combined approaches, and multi-institutional collaboration. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2019 Feb;45(2):92-102.

Plaschke CC et al. The DAHANCA 32 study: Electrochemotherapy for recurrent mucosal head and neck cancer. Head Neck. 2019 Feb;41(2):329-339.


Goggins CA et al. The use of electrochemotherapy in combination with immunotherapy in the treatment of metastatic melanoma: a focused review. Int J Dermatol 2018 [Epub ahead of print].

Probst U et al. Electrochemotherapy as a New Modality in Interventional Oncology: A Review. Technol Cancer Res Treat 2018 17:1-12.

Seyed Jafari SM et al. Application of electrochemotherapy in the management of primary and metastatic cutaneous malignant tumours: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Dermatol 2018 28(3):287-313.

De Virgilio A et al. Electrochemotherapy in head and neck cancer: A review of an emerging cancer treatment. Oncol Lett 2018 16(3):3415-3423.

Pichi B et al. Electrochemotherapy: a well-accepted palliative treatment by patients with head and neck tumours. Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 2018 38(3):181-187.

Gargiulo M et al. Long term effectiveness of electrochemotherapy for the treatment of lower lip squamous cell carcinoma. J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2018 46(11):1968-1974.

Matthiessen LW et al. Electrochemotherapy for Breast Cancer-Results From the INSPECT Database. Clin Breast Cancer. 2018 Oct;18(5):e909-e917.

Tarantino L et al. Electrochemotherapy of cholangiocellular carcinoma at hepatic hilum: A feasibility study. Eur J Surg Oncol 2018 44(10):1603-1609

Boc N et al. Ultrasonographic changes in the liver tumors as indicators of adequate tumor coverage with electric field for effective electrochemotherapy. Radiol Oncol. 2018 Oct 18;52(4):383-391.

Padilla-España L et al. Electrochemotherapy With Intravenous Bleomycin in the Treatment of Unresectable Merkel Cell Carcinoma. Actas Dermosifiliogr 2018 Aug 17. pii: S0001-7310(18)30364-8.

Ascierto PA et al. Perspectives in melanoma: Meeting report from the Melanoma Bridge (30 November-2 December, 2017, Naples, Italy). J Transl Med 2018, 16(1):207.

Wichtowski M et al. Electrochemotherapy in the treatment of melanoma. Contemp Oncol (Pozn). 2018;22(1):8-13.

Perrone AM et al. Electrochemotherapy pre-treatment in primary squamous vulvar cancer. Our preliminary experience. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Jun;117(8):1813-1817.

Rotunno R et al. Electrochemotherapy of unresectable cutaneous tumors with reduced dosages of intravenous bleomycin: analysis of 57 patients from the InspECT (International network for sharing practices of ElectroChemoTherapy) registry. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Jul;32(7):1147-1154.

Egeland C et al. Endoscopic electrochemotherapy for esophageal cancer: a phase I clinical study. Endosc Int Open. 2018;6(6):E727-E734.

Pasquali P et al. Successful Treatment of a Keratoacanthoma with Electrochemotherapy: A Case Report. Dermatol Ther (Heidelb). 2018;8(1):143-146.

Cindrič H et al. Electrochemotherapy of Spinal Metastases Using Transpedicular Approach-A Numerical Feasibility Study. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Jan;17:1533034618770253.

Gehl J et al. Updated standard operating procedures for electrochemotherapy of cutaneous tumours and skin metastases. Acta Oncol. 2018;25:1‐9.

Montuori M et al. Electrochemotherapy for basocellular and squamocellular head and neck cancer: preliminary experience in day surgery unit. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2018;153(1):19-25.

Al‐Hadithy N et al. Patient reported outcomes in prospective cohort study of Electrochemotherapy. Int J Surg. 2018;52:110‐119.

Djokic M et al. Electrochemotherapy as treatment option for hepatocellular carcinoma, a prospective pilot study. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2018 May;44(5):651-657.


Campanacci L et al. Electrochemotherapy in the treatment of bone metastases. GIOT. 2017;43:24-28.

Wichtowski M et al. Electrochemotherapy in Breast Cancer - Discussion of the Method and Literature Review. Breast Care (Basel). 2017;12(6):409-41.

Lenzi R et al. The controversial role of electrochemotherapy in head and neck cancer: a systematic review of the literature. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;274(6):2389-2394.

Testori A et al. Diagnosis and treatment of in-transit melanoma metastases.Eur J Surg Oncol. 2017;43(3):544-560.

Aguado-Romeo MJ et al. Electrochemotherapy for the Treatment of Unresectable Locoregionally Advanced Cutaneous Melanoma: A Systematic Review. Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2017;108(2):91-97.

Guida M et al. Image Gallery: A case of cutaneous giant angiosarcoma treated successfully with electrochemotherapy. Br J Dermatol. 2017;177(2):e27.

Bourke M et al. Effective treatment of intractable cutaneous metastases of breast cancer with electrochemotherapy: a useful contributor to cutaneous disease control. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017;163(2):403-405.

Campana LG et al. Treatment of cutaneous metastases of breast cancer with electrochemotherapy: what is the magnitude of clinical benefit? Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017;163(2):399-401.

Wichtowski M et al. Electrochemotherapy in the treatment of massive, multisite breast cancer metastasis to the skin and subcutaneous tissue: A case report. Breast Care (Basel). 2017; 11(5):353-355.

Bourke MG et al. Effective treatment of intractable cutaneous metastases of breast cancer with electrochemotherapy: Ten-year audit of single centre experience. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017;161(2):289-297.

Vitfell-Rasmussen J et al. Tumor reduction and symptom relief after electrochemotherapy in a patient with aggressive fibromatosis - a case report. Acta Oncol. 201;16:1-4.

Plaschke CC et al. European Research on Electrochemotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer (EURECA) project: results from the treatment of mucosal cancers. Eur J Cancer. 2017;87:172-181.

Gargiulo M et al. A relapsed lower lip squamous cell carcinoma treated with curative electrochemotherapy in elderly patient. Minerva Stomatol. 2017;67(1):32-33.

Gasljevic G et al. Histopathological findings in colorectal liver metastases after electrochemotherapy. PLoS One. 2017;12(7):e0180709.

Klein N et al. Treatment of lymph node metastases from gastric cancer with a combination of Irreversible Electroporation and Electrochemotherapy: a case report. Clin Case Rep. 2017;5(8):1389-1394.

Mofid B et al. Effective Treatment of Cervical Lymph Node Metastasis of Breast Cancer by Low Voltage High-Frequency Electrochemotherapy. Acta Med Iran. 2017;55(4):268-271.

Karaca B et al. Electrochemotherapy with anti-PD-1 treatment induced durable complete response in heavily pretreated metastatic melanoma patient. Anticancer Drugs. 2017 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Klein N et al. Prostate cancer infiltrating the bladder sphincter successfully treated with Electrochemotherapy: a case report. Clin Case Rep. 2017;5(12):2127-2132.

McMorrow L et al. Bleomycin electrosclerotherapy: new treatment to manage vascular malformations. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;55(9):977-979.

Baltás E et al. Electrochemotherapy for non-melanoma skin cancer in a child with xeroderma pigmentosum. Acta Derm Venereol. 2017;97(8):962-964.

Groselj A et al. Efficiency of electrochemotherapy with reduced bleomycin dose in the treatment of nonmelanoma head and neck skin cancer: Preliminary results. Head & Neck. 2017;1–6.

Spanggaard I et al. Gene therapy for patients with advanced solid tumors: a phase I study using gene electrotransfer to muscle with the integrin inhibitor plasmid AMEP. Acta Oncol. 2017;56(7):909-916.

Granata V et al. Early radiological assessment of locally advanced pancreatic cancer treated with electrochemotherapy.  World J Gastroenterol. 2017;23(26):4767-4778.

Gasljevic G et al. Histopathological findings in colorectal liver metastases after electrochemotherapy. PLoS One. 2017 Jul 7;12(7):e0180709.

Grischke EM et al. Electrochemotherapy - supplementary treatment for loco-regional metastasized breast carcinoma administered to concomitant systemic therapy. Radiol Oncol. 2017;51(3):317-323.

Starita N et al. Effect of electrochemotherapy on human herpesvirus 8 kinetics in classic Kaposi sarcoma. Infect Agent Cancer. 2017;12:35.

Coletti L et al. Safety and feasibility of electrochemotherapy in patients with unresectable colorectal liver metastases: A pilot study. Int J Surg. 2017;44:26-32.

Campana LG et al. Basal cell carcinoma: 10-year experience with electrochemotherapy. J Transl Med. 2017;15(1):122.

Di Monta G et al. Electrochemotherapy efficacy evaluation for treatment of locally advanced stage III cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: a 22-cases retrospective analysis. J Transl Med. 2017;15(1):82.

Fava P et al. Treatment of metastatic melanoma: a multidisciplinary approach. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2017;152(3):241-261.

Tarantino L et al. Percutaneous electrochemotherapy in the treatment of portal vein tumor thrombosis at hepatic hilum in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: A feasibility study. World J Gastroenterol. 2017;23(5):906-918.

Kunte C et al. Electrochemotherapy in the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma: A prospective cohort study by InspECT. Br J Dermatol. 2017;176(6):1475-1485.


Testori A et al. Diagnosis and treatment of in-transit melanoma metastases. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2017 Mar;43(3):544-560.

Ribero S et al. Metastatic sebaceous cell carcinoma, review of the literature and use of electrochemotherapy as possible new treatment modality. Radiol Oncol. 2016 Jul 19;50(3):308-312.

Dolinsek T et al. Electrochemotherapy with bleomycin is effective in BRAF mutated melanoma cells and interacts with BRAF inhibitors. Radiol Oncol. 2016 Jul 19;50(3):274-9.

Zygogianni A et al. Potential Role of Electrochemotherapy as Anticancer Treatment for Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Lesions. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2016;17(8):3753-3757.

Tomassini GM et al. Electrochemotherapy with intravenous bleomycin for advanced non-melanoma skin cancers and for cutaneous and subcutaneous metastases from melanoma. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Oct;151(5):499-506.

Campana LG et al. Electrochemotherapy: mechanism of action and clinical results in the locoregional treatment of patients with skin cancers and superficial metastases. Recenti Prog Med. 2016 Aug;107(8):422-433.

Di Gennaro P et al. CD4+FOXP3+ T regulatory cells decrease and CD3+CD8+ T cells recruitment in TILs from melanoma metastases after electrochemotherapy. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2016 Dec;33(8):787-798.

Theurich S et al. Local Tumor Treatment in Combination with Systemic Ipilimumab Immunotherapy Prolongs Overall Survival in Patients with Advanced Malignant Melanoma. Cancer Immunol Res. 2016 Sep;4(9):744-54.

Bianchi G et al. Electrochemotherapy in the Treatment of Bone Metastases: A Phase II Trial. World J Surg. 2016 Dec;40(12):3088-3094.

Campana LG et al. Treatment efficacy with electrochemotherapy: A multi-institutional prospective observational study on 376 patients with superficial tumors. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2016 Dec;42(12):1914-1923.

Montuori M et al. Electrochemotherapy for basocellular and squamocellular head and neck cancer: preliminary experience in day surgery unit. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Feb;153(1):19-25.

Heppt MV et al. Immune checkpoint blockade with concurrent electrochemotherapy in advanced melanoma: a retrospective multicenter analysis. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2016 Aug;65(8):951-959.

Bertino G et al. European Research on Electrochemotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer (EURECA) project: Results of the treatment of skin cancer. Eur J Cancer. 2016 Jun 4;63:41-52.

Ribero S et al. Efficacy of electrochemotherapy for eruptive legs keratoacanthomas. Dermatol Ther. 2016 Sep;29(5):345-348.

Guida M et al. Local treatment with electrochemotherapy of superficial angiosarcomas: Efficacy and safety results from a multi-institutional retrospective study. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Aug;114(2):246-53.

Sommerlad M et al. Linear porokeratosis with multiple squamous cell carcinomas successfully treated by electrochemotherapy. Br J Dermatol. Br J Dermatol. 2016 Dec;175(6):1342-1345.

Campana LG et al. Angiosarcoma on Lymphedema (Stewart-Treves Syndrome): A 12-Year Follow-up after Isolated Limb Perfusion, Limb Infusion, and Electrochemotherapy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Mar;27(3):444-446.

Pellegrino A et al. Outcomes of Bleomycin-based electrochemotherapy in patients with repeated loco-regional recurrences of vulvar cancer. Acta Oncol. Acta Oncol. 2016 May;55(5):619-624. 


Gasbarrini A et al. Electrochemotherapy to Metastatic Spinal Melanoma: A Novel Treatment of Spinal Metastasis? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Dec;40(24):E1340-1346.

Gatti A et al. Curative Electrochemotherapy in Lentigo Maligna Melanoma. Skinmed. 2015 Dec 1;13(6):486-488.

Lido P et al. Cutaneous metastasis of unknown primary presenting as massive and invasive abdominal lesion: an elective approach. An Bras Dermatol. 2015 Dec;90(6):879-882.

Cabula C et al. Electrochemotherapy in the Treatment of Cutaneous Metastases from Breast Cancer: A Multicenter Cohort Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Dec;22 Suppl 3:442-450.

Bonadies A et al. Electrochemotherapy of a Multirecurrent Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans of the Orbital Margin: A Case Report. Anticancer Res. 2015 Nov;35(11):6121-6126.

Perrone AM et al. Palliative Electro-Chemotherapy in Elderly Patients With Vulvar Cancer: A Phase II Trial. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct;112(5):529-532.

Tschon M et al. Feasibility of Electroporation in Bone and in the Surrounding Clinically Relevant Structures: A Preclinical Investigation. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Dec;15(6):737-748.

Grau JJ et al. Electrochemotherapy as palliative treatment in patients with thyroid papillary carcinoma. Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 May-Jun;82(3):285-8.

Rotunno R et al. Electrochemotherapy in non-melanoma head and neck skin cancers: a three centers experience and literature review. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Dec;151(6):610-618.

Tafuto S et al. Electrochemotherapy as a new approach on pancreatic cancer and on liver metastases. Int J Surg. 2015 Sep;21 Suppl 1:S78-82.

Denzi A et al. Modeling the positioning of single needle electrodes for the treatment of breast cancer in a clinical case. Biomed Eng Online. 2015 Aug 27;14 Suppl 3:S1.

Miklavcic D et al. Electrochemotherapy (ECT) and irreversible electroporation (IRE) – advanced techniques for treating deep-seated tumors based on electroporation. Biomed Eng Online. 2015 Aug 27;14 Suppl 3:I1.

Mali B et al. Electrochemotherapy of colorectal liver metastases – an observational study of its effects on the electrocardiogram. Biomed Eng OnLine. 2015 Aug27;14Suppl3:S5.

Groselj A et al. Coupling treatment planning with navigation system: a new technological approach in treatment of head and neck tumors by electrochemotherapy. BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2015, 14(Suppl 3):S2.

Ricci F et al. Giant neglected squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. Dermatol Ther. 2015 Jul-Aug;28(4):230-234.

Benevento R et al. Angiosarcoma of the breast: a new therapeutic approach? Int J Surg Case Rep. 2015;13:30-2.

Holdsworth R et al. Electrochemotherapy for treatment of Merkel cell carcinoma: A case report. JPRAS. 2015;Vol 6:49-52.

Ruggeri R et al. Electrochemotherapy: a good idea in recurrent basal cell carcinoma treatment. Melanoma Manag. (2015) 2(1), 27–31.

Granata V et al. Electrochemotherapy in locally advanced pancreatic cancer: Preliminary results. Int J Surg. 2015 Jun;18:230-236.

Mozzillo N et al. Assessing a novel immuno-oncology-based combination therapy: Ipilimumab plus electrochemotherapy. Oncoimmunology. 2015 May 22;4(6):e1008842.

Brizio M et al. Complete regression of melanoma skin metastases after electrochemotherapy plus ipilimumab treatment: an unusual clinical presentation. Eur J Dermatol. 2015 May-Jun;25(3):271-272.

Mercantini P et al.Electrochemotherapy Treatment of Cutaneous Metastases from Breast Cancer. Am Surg. 2015 May;81(5):E222-5.

Valpione S et al. Consolidation electrochemotherapy with bleomycin in metastatic melanoma during treatment with dabrafenib. Radiol Oncol 2015; 49(1):71-74.

Mir-Bonafé JM et al. Electrochemotherapy in the treatment of melanoma skin metastases: a report on 31 cases. Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2015 May;106(4):285-291.

Diociaiuti A et al. Electrochemotherapy, a potential new treatment for the management of squamous cell carcinoma in patients with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa: report of three cases. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Jul;30(7):1195-6.

Quaglino P et al. Predicting patients at risk for pain associated with electrochemotherapy. Acta Oncol. 2015 Mar;54(3):298-306.

Girelli R et al. Radiol Oncol 2015;49(2):147-154.

Caracò C et al. Electrochemotherapy in melanoma patients: a single institution experience. Melanoma Manag. 2015;2(2):127–132.

Domanico R et al. Electrochemotherapy in combination with chemoradiotherapy in the treatment of oral carcinomas in advanced stages of disease: efficacy, safety, and clinical outcomes in a small number of selected cases. Drug Des Devel Ther. 2015 Feb 19;9:1185-1191. 

Granata V et al. Feasibility and Safety of Intraoperative Electrochemotherapy in Locally Advanced Pancreatic Tumor: A Preliminary Experience. EJI. 2014;12(3):467-477.

Campana LG et al. Electrochemotherapy in non-melanoma head and neck cancers: a retrospective analysis of the treated cases. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Dec;52(10):957-64. 

Spratt DE et al. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Elizabeth A. Gordon Spratt, New York University. Efficacy of Skin-Directed Therapy for Cutaneous Metastases From Advanced Cancer: A Meta-Analysis. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Oct 1;32(28):3144-3155.

Borgognoni L et al. A rare case of anal porocarcinoma treated by electrochemotherapy. Future Oncol. 2014;10(15):2429–2434.

Valpione S et al. Phase I / II study of electrochemotherapy with intravenous bleomycin and variable geometry electric fields for the treatment of deep and large soft tissue tumors. Poster @ ESMO 2014.

Cadossi R et al. Locally enhanced chemotherapy by electroporation: clinical experiences and perspective of use of Electrochemotherapy. Future Oncol. 2014;10(5):877–890.

Campana LG et al. Bleomycin electrochemotherapy in elderly metastatic breast cancer patients: clinical outcome and management considerations. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2014 Sep;140(9):1557-1565. 

Edhemovic I et al. Intraoperative Electrochemotherapy of Colorectal Liver Metastases. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep;110(3):320-327.

Queirolo P et al. Electrochemotherapy for the management of melanoma skin metastasis: a review of the literature and possible combinations with immunotherapy. Arch Dermatol Res. 2014 Aug;306(6):521-526.

Gatti A et al. Electrochemotherapy as a novel treatment for primary cutaneous marginal zone B-cell lymphomas. Dermatol Ther. 2014 Jul-Aug;27(4):244-247.

Ricotti F et al. Electrochemotherapy: an effective local treatment of cutaneous and subcutaneous melanoma metastases. Dermatol Ther. 2014 May-Jun;27(3):148-152.

Miklavcic D et al. Electrochemotherapy: from the drawing board into medical practice. Biomed Eng Online. 2014 Mar 12;13(1):29.

Seccia V et al. Electrochemotherapy and Its Controversial Results in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer. Anticancer Res. 2014;34:967-972.

Solari N et al. Electrochemotherapy for the management of cutaneous and subcutaneous metastasis: A series of 39 patients treated with palliative intent. J Surg Oncol. 2014;109(3):270-274.

Carrera C et al. Desmoplastic melanoma on the nose: electrochemotherapy as an alternative treatment to local advanced disease. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2014 Apr;28(4):424-432.


Fini M et al. Electrochemotherapy is effective in the treatment of rat bone metastases. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2013 Dec;30(8):1033-1045.

Grischke EM et al. Isolated Loco-Regional Recurrence of Breast Cancer–Established and Innovative Therapy Concepts. Geburtsh Frauenheilk.  2013;73:611–622.

Campana LG et al. Minimally invasive treatment of peristomal metastases from gastric cancer at an ileostomy site by electrochemotherapy. Radiol Oncol. 2013 Oct 8;47(4):370-375.

Scelsi D et al. Electrochemotherapy as a new therapeutic strategy in advanced Merkel cell carcinoma of head and neck region. Radiol Oncol. 2013 Oct 8;47(4):366-369.

Caracò C et al. Long-lasting response to electrochemotherapy in melanoma patients with cutaneous metastasis. BMC Cancer. 2013 Dec 1;13(1):564.

Marandola M et al. Electrochemotherapy and heart function: Treatment in a patient with implantable cardioverter defibrillator/pacemaker. World J Anesthesiol 2013 July 27;2(2):14-17.

Curatolo P et al. Electrochemotherapy: a valid treatment for gorlin-goltz syndrome. Dermatovenerol Croat. 2013 Aug;21(2):132-3.

Kähler KC et al. Palliative treatment of skin metastases in dermato-oncology. J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2013;11(11):1041-1045.

Manca G et al. Treatment of keloids and hypertrophic scars with bleomycin and electroporation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Oct;132(4):621e-630e.

Perrone AM et al. Electrochemotherapy can be used as palliative treatment in patients with repeated loco-regional recurrence of squamous vulvar cancer: a preliminary study. Gynecol Oncol. 2013;130(3):550-553. 

Grocott P et al. Malignant wound management in advanced illness: new insights. Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2013;7(1):101-105.

Mali B et al. Tumor size and effectiveness of electrochemotherapy. Radiol Oncol. 2013;47(1):32-41.

Kendler M et al. Electrochemotherapy Under Tumescent Local Anesthesia for the Treatment of Cutaneous Metastases. Dermatol Surg. 2013 Jul;39(7):1023-32.

Kyrgias G et al. Hidradenocarcinoma of the temporal area successfully treated with concomitant electrochemotherapy and radiotherapy. Head Neck Oncol. 2013;5(2):14.

Wiater K et al. Effective treatment of recurrent, advanced dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans by electrochemotherapy. Eur J Dermatol. 2013 Apr 1;23(2):260-261.

Testori A et al. Surgical management of melanoma: an EORTC Melanoma Group survey. Ecancermedicalscience. 2013 Mar 28;7:294.

Rastrelli M et al. Melanoma m (zero): diagnosis and therapy. ISRN Dermatol. 2013 Apr 11;2013:616170.

Curatolo P et al. Complete remission of Merkel cell carcinoma treated with electrochemotherapy and etoposide. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2013;148(3):310-311.

Cabula C. Neoadjuvant electrochemotherapy of breast cancer: our experience on first case treated in Italy. Updates Surg. 2013 Dec;65(4):325-328.

Gerlini G et al. Dendritic cells recruitment in melanoma metastasis treated by electrochemotherapy. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2013 Jan;30(1):37-45.


Curatolo P et al. Electrochemotherapy in the Treatment of Kaposi Sarcoma Cutaneous Lesions: A Two-Center Prospective Phase II Trial. Ann Surg Oncol. 2012;(1):192-198.

Campana LG et al. Electrochemotherapy for disseminated superficial metastases from malignant melanoma. Br J Surg. 2012;99(6):821-830.

Campana LG et al. The activity and safety of electrochemotherapy in persistent chest wall recurrence from breast cancer after mastectomy: a phase-II study. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012;134(3):1169-1178.

Gargiulo M et al. Electrochemotherapy for non-melanoma head and neck cancers: clinical outcomes in 25 patients. Annals of Surgery. 2012;255(6):1158-1164.

Kis E et al. Treatment of Multiple Basaliomas with Bleomycin-based Electrochemotherapy: A Case Series of Three Patients with Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome. Acta Derm Venereol. 2012;92(6):648-651.

Latini A et al. Effective treatment of Kaposi's sarcoma by electrochemotherapy and intravenous bleomycin administration. Dermatol Ther. 2012;25(2):214-218.

Mali B et al. Antitumor effectiveness of electrochemotherapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jan;39(1):4-16.

Matthiessen LW et al. Electrochemotherapy for large cutaneous recurrence of breast cancer: A phase II clinical trial. Acta Oncol. 2012;51(6):713-721.

Mevio N et al. Electrochemotherapy for the treatment of recurrent head and neck cancers: preliminary results. Tumori. 2012;98(3):308-313.

Mozzillo N et al. Use of neoadjuvant electrochemotherapy to treat a large metastatic lesion of the cheek in a patient with melanoma. J Transl Med. 2012;10:131.

Testori A et al. Utility of electrochemotherapy in melanoma treatment. Curr Opin Oncol. 2012;24(2):155-161.

Testori A et al. Alternatives for the treatment of local advanced disease: electrochemotherapy, limb perfusion, limb infusion, intralesional IL2. What is the role? Dermatol Ther. 2012;25(5):443-451.

Miklavcic D et al. Electrochemotherapy: technological advancements for efficient electroporation-based treatment of internal tumors. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2012;50(12):1213-1225..

Benevento R et al. Electrochemotherapy of cutaneous metastastes from breast cancer in elderly patients: a preliminary report. BMC surg. 2012;12 Suppl 1:S6.

Gerlini G et al. Enhancing anti-melanoma immunity by electrochemotherapy and in vivo dendritic-cell activation. Oncoimmunology. 2012;1(9):1655-1657.

Linnert M et al. Multiple brain metastases - current management and perspectives for treatment with electrochemotherapy. Radiol Oncol. 2012;46(4):271-278.


Curatolo P et al. Infiltrative basal cell carcinoma successfully treated with electrochemotherapy. Dermatol Exp. 2011;13:141-144.

Edhemovic I et al. Electrochemotherapy: a new technological approach in treatment of metastases in the liver. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2011;10(5):475-485.

Ongaro A et al. Identification of in vitro electropermeabilization equivalent pulse protocols. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2011 Oct;10(5):465-473.

Hampton T. Electric pulses help with chemotherapy, may open new paths for other agents. JAMA. 2011;305 (6):549-551.

Macripò G et al. Squamous cell carcinoma of the umbilicus: management of an unusual localization. Tumori. 2011;97(2):236-238.

Kis E et al. Electrochemotherapy of cutaneous metastases of melanoma: a case series study and systematic review of the evidence. Dermatol Surg. 2011;37(6):816-824.

Marenco F et al. Effectiveness of electrochemotherapy in treatment of a recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the scalp. Eur J Dermatol. 2011;21(4):618-619.

Marone U et al. Metastatic eccrine porocarcinoma: report of a case and review of the literature. World J Surg Oncol. 2011;16;9-32.

Matthiessen LW et al. Management of cutaneous metastases using electrochemotherapy. Acta Oncol. 2011;50(5):621-629.

Muñoz Madero V et al. Electrochemotherapy for treatment of skin and soft tissue tumours. Update and definition of its role in multimodal therapy. Clin Transl Oncol. 2011;13(1):18-24.

Quaglino P et al. FoxP3 expression on melanoma cells is related to early visceral spreading in melanoma patients treated by electrochemotherapy. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2011;24(4):734-736.

Reinhold U. Electrochemotherapy for primary skin cancer and skin metastasis related to other malignancies. Anticancer Drugs. 2011;22(8):711-718.

Skarlatos I et al. Electrochemotherapy in cancer patients: first clinical trial in Greece. In Vivo. 2011;25(2):265-274.


Fini M et al. Ablation of bone cells by electroporation. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2010 Nov;92(11):1614-2160.

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