Radiation Oncology

September 16, 2014 — CivaTech Oncology announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance on its bioabsorbable planar radiation device. The implantable CivaSheet low-dose-rate (LDR) Palladium source is the only membrane-li...

The MRIdian system from ViewRay is now being used to treat patients at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in Madison, Wis., the second clinical group in the world to treat patients with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided radiat...

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami has become the fourth U.S. customer and the first hospital on the east coast to acquire an magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided radiation therapy system from ViewRay Inc....

Key genetic variants may affect how cancer patients respond to radiation treatments, according to a clinical study published this week in Nature Genetics

October 1, 2014 — Newly published European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) clinical guidelines for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC)...
September 30, 2014 — CIRS recently released a phantom for evaluating MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) distortion in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)...
breast cancer, proton therapy
The latest data from a clinical trial at Loma Linda University’s Proton Treatment and Research Center reveals excellent survival rates and cosmetic outcomes...
ASTRO 2014 Mirada RTx Adaptive Radiotherapy
Mirada Medical software applied to state-of-the-art adaptive radiotherapy (ART) was the subject of an oral presentation at the annual conference of the...
CIRS released in 2014 a phantom for evaluating MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) distortion in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatment
The latest product in ScanMed's Game-Changer coil line is the The PROCURE Coil (Prostate, Rectum, Ovaries, Cervix, Uterus,Reproductive)....
ViewRay announced the world’s first on-table adaptive radiation treatment program using the MRIdian system began at Siteman Cancer Center...
NeoCoil LLC's stand-alone wireless headphones and patient alert system is the company's first wireless patient communication and...

Articles

breast cancer, proton therapy
The latest data from a clinical trial at Loma Linda University’s Proton Treatment and Research Center reveals excellent survival rates and cosmetic outcomes...
Patients with inoperable, early-stage lung cancer who receive stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) have a five-year survival rate of 40 percent,...
A prospective clinical study that compared patient-reported outcomes of a broad set of cancer patients with bone metastases demonstrates that single...
Malignant Spinal Cord Compression Mobility High-dose of Radiation Therapy ASTRO
Mobility is equally preserved in cancer patients suffering from malignant spinal cord compression (MSCC) who receive a single dose of 10 Gy of radiation...

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This webinar explores the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It defines the role of imaging in...
This webinar explains more about the breast imaging application available with GE Healthcare's unified Web-based viewer. Available applications and...