Radiation Therapy

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 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....

July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for proton applications simultaneously at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM) in Austin,...

July 22, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced it has received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its compact gantry beam line. IBA anticipates this regulatory approval will intensify the interna...

Radiation therapy, Elekta, Mosaiq, OIS
The consolidation comprises the Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital and the new Children's Hospital.
Imaging is pivotal for detection, staging and evaluation of tumor response to treatment. It is instrumental in determining which treatment is best suited to a...
Mevion, S250, proton therapy, radiation, University of Oklahoma, commissioning
Mevion Medical Systems is announcing that the Mevion S250 proton therapy system at the Stephenson Cancer Center at the University of Oklahoma has completed its...
Using a camera and water tank, investigators from Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center demonstrated that induced Cherenkov light can be imaged and...
Brainlab, Adaptive Hybrid Surgery, Automatic Brain Metastasis Planning
The Brainlab portfolio now includes two software modules for radiation oncologists and neurosurgeons — Adaptive Hybrid Surgery and
The DoseLab Phantom Set from Mobius Medical Systems LP is optimized for use with Mobius Medical’s DoseLab TG-142 software. The set includes...
The Philips lung screening and management system offers healthcare providers a faster and more definitive pathway to lung cancer detection...
Brainlab announced the installation of the 625th ExacTrac X-Ray. ExacTrac X-Ray provides sub-millimetric precison and a unique...

Articles

Imaging is pivotal for detection, staging and evaluation of tumor response to treatment. It is instrumental in determining which treatment is best suited to a...
A 2013 survey of radiation oncologists indicates that they would like more formal recommendations and guidance in order to improve the peer review process,...
A new study on the use of hypofractionated whole-breast irradiation (HF-WBI) for early-stage breast cancer patients found HF-WBI increased 17.4 percent...
In terms of duration of treatment and cost, patients with early stage breast cancer may benefit from accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) with...

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The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...