Linear Accelerators

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Accuray, CyberKnife M6, InCise, MLC, collimator, radiation therapy, SBRT
Accuray Inc. and Lancaster General Health announced that the first commercially available InCise multileaf collimator (MLC) for the CyberKnife M6 System has...
Prostate Cancer Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy Report Quality of Life
Prostate cancer patients who received hypofractionated (HPFX) radiation therapy (RT) reported that their quality of life, as well as bladder and bowel function...
Arc-based radiation therapy continues to gain ground as physicians opt for treatment options that not only are more precisely tailored to each tumor...
September 2, 2014 — In an agreement signed in Tokyo, Elekta Japan will grant Toshiba Medical Systems Corp. (TMSC) wider distribution rights regarding linear...
Elekta recently received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), allowing the company to begin shipping and
Versa HD is an advanced linear accelerator system designed to improve patient care and treat a broader spectrum of cancers. Featuring high...
Elekta's Agility is a beam-shaping device integrated into the head of a linear accelerator (linac). Agility’s leaf speeds are twice as fast...
.decimal Inc. (pronounced dot decimal) received 510(k) clearance from the  U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market electron...

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Prostate Cancer Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy Report Quality of Life
Prostate cancer patients who received hypofractionated (HPFX) radiation therapy (RT) reported that their quality of life, as well as bladder and bowel function...
Arc-based radiation therapy continues to gain ground as physicians opt for treatment options that not only are more precisely tailored to each tumor...
 A comprehensive review of Medicare claims for more than 45,000 patients from 2005 through 2010 found that nearly all of the 146 percent increase in...
Radiation Therapy Prostate Cancer VMAT IMRT
According to a study in the January issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology, the use of volume-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) to deliver...

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