Radiation Oncology

News | Radiation Therapy | April 29, 2016
Elekta announced that its high-field MR-guided linear accelerator (MR-linac) platform will be the focal point of seven...
Radiation Oncology Institute, ROI, radiotherapy, big data analytics, research grants
News | Radiation Therapy | April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016 — The Radiation Oncology Institute (ROI) is encouraging researchers to apply for competitive grants to

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Feature | Radiation Oncology | April 29, 2016 | Carrie Horst, D.O.
With all the conflicting information surrounding screening mammography, it is hard for breast radiologists not to be...
prostate cancer, partial gland, SBRT, clinical trial, UH Hospitals
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | April 28, 2016
Physicians at University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center (Cleveland) have started a clinical trial using a new form of...
News | Business | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and radiation oncologists nationwide hailed the
CyberKnife robotic radiosurgery system, version 10.5, Reno, upgrade
News | Radiation Therapy | April 28, 2016
Alliance Oncology, a division of Alliance HealthCare Services Inc., announced that one of their radiation therapy...
IBA, Dolphin ONline Read Patient QA and Monitoring, quality assurance
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the release of Dolphin Online Ready Patient QA and Monito
News | Business | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — MR Solutions and Vision RT were among the winners in the 2016 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in the U
Technology | Radiation Therapy | April 21, 2016
The 6D-Robotic Couch by gKteso ensures patient-positioning of sub-millimeter precision. The Radiotherapy Patient System...
Mirada Medical, The Christie Hospital, England, PET-MRI, radiation therapy
News | Nuclear Imaging | April 20, 2016
Mirada Medical announced a new agreement to work with the clinicians and physicists at The Christie Hospital in...
Carestream, Clinical Collaboration Platform, Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology
News | Enterprise Imaging | April 20, 2016
Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology (Appleton, Wis.) implemented Carestream’s Vue for Clinical Collaboration Platform...
News | Proton Therapy | April 19, 2016
Texas Center for Proton Therapy and IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the first patient treated in North...
stage 0 breast cancer, radiation therapy, recurrence, Washington University in St. Louis study
News | Women's Health | April 19, 2016
Delaying radiation therapy too long after surgery significantly increases the risk of recurrent tumors in women treated...
prostate cancer, stereotactic body radiation therapy, SBRT, cure rate, UT Southwestern Study
News | Prostate Cancer | April 19, 2016
A five-year study shows that stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) offers a higher cure rate for prostate cancer...
News | Radiation Therapy | April 18, 2016
Elekta, Philips and The Netherlands Cancer Institute, announced the installation of a 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance (MR...
Varian, proton therapy, ProBeam system, Delray Medical Center, South Florida
News | Proton Therapy | April 18, 2016
Delray Medical Center, Delray Beach, Fla., has reached agreement with Proton International (PI) to build a one-room...
Brainlab, Dalhousie University, cranial radiosurgery, treatment planning algorithm
News | Radiation Therapy | April 18, 2016
Brainlab AG and Dalhousie University, Atlantic Canada’s leading research-intensive university, have entered into an...
News | Radiation Therapy | April 18, 2016
RefleXion Medical, a medical equipment company developing the first biology-guided radiotherapy system for targeted,...
Mevion S250, proton therapy, UF Health Cancer Center Orlando Health, American Shared Hospital Services
News | Proton Therapy | April 13, 2016
Physicians have begun treating patients with the Mevion S250 proton therapy system at The Marjorie and Leonard Williams...
Biozorb LP, 3-D implant, breast cancer
News | Women's Health | April 13, 2016
Focal Therapeutics, makers of the three-dimensional BioZorb implant used in breast conservation therapy, announced it...
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