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 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

September 19, 2014 — ACR 2015, the all-new annual meeting of the American College of Radiology (ACR), will offer a variety of engaging and interactive...
September 17, 2014 — ViewRay announced the world’s first on-table adaptive radiation treatment program using the MRIdian system began at Siteman Cancer Center...
September 17, 2014 — Five-year-old Ashya King, the brain tumor patient whose case made headlines in Europe after his parents unlawfully took him from his...
At the 2014 annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Sept. 14-17 at San Francisco’s Moscone Center, Siemens Healthcare...
ViewRay announced the world’s first on-table adaptive radiation treatment program using the MRIdian system began at Siteman Cancer Center
CivaTech Oncology's implantable CivaSheet low-dose-rate (LDR) Palladium source is the only membrane-like brachytherapy device that is truly...
Varian Medical Systems and Siemens Healthcare offer a variety of solutions that bring together Siemens' diagnostic imaging technologies...
iCAD Inc.'s Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy (eBx) system now features the Axxent SPX controller, a new extension to the...

Articles

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...
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...

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As technology continues to advance for all diagnostic imaging modalities, it sometimes reminds me...
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The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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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...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve...