Radiation Therapy

  • ProteusONE, IBA, FDA approval, FDA clearance of ProteusONE, compact proton therapy
    IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its new super conducting accelerator, which is the latest development, essential to the ProteusONE compact Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy (IMPT) solution, that required approval from regulatory...
  • Patient QA Efficiency with Dolphin presented at AAPM 2016 IBA booth. Dolphin Online Ready is released and in clinical use for pre-treatment QA.
  • AAPM President Bruce Curran, MEng, FAAPM, FACMP, FACR, discusses the key topics at the 2016 meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.
  • July 31, 2016 — Modus QA updated its Quasar MRID3D with faster isocenter detection, improved fiducial markers, convenient alignment crosshairs and additional visualization tools, improving its lightweight, large field of view MRgRT QA Phantom.
  • July 25, 2016 — Varian Medical Systems announced last week that Varex Imaging Corp. will be the name for its Imaging Components business upon the completion of the planned spin-off of that business as a new, stand-alone public company via a tax-free distribution to Varian stockholders.
MRI-guided focused ultrasound, ExAblate Neuro, essential tremor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, UM SOM study
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | August 26, 2016
Treatment with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided focused ultrasound significantly improves tremors and quality of...
Elekta, Monaco radiotherapy treatment planning system, radiation therapy, AAPM studies
News | Treatment Planning | August 26, 2016
August 26, 2016 — The latest version of Elekta’s Monaco...
IBA, Klinikum Bayreuth Germany, first clinical application, Dolphin Transmission Detector, quality assurance, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | August 23, 2016
IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the first worldwide clinical implementation of its newly released Dolphin...
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016 — Early-stage breast cancer patients receiving a shorter course of...
Hitachi, proton beam therapy, PBT system, National Cancer Centre Singapore, NCCS, first in Southeast Asia
News | Proton Therapy | August 18, 2016
Hitachi Asia Ltd. and Hitachi Ltd. announced that Hitachi Asia has received an order for a proton beam therapy (PBT) ...
ProteusONE, IBA, FDA approval, FDA clearance of ProteusONE, compact proton therapy
Technology | Proton Therapy | August 18, 2016
IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its new super...
high-risk prostate cancer, radical local treatment, Umea University Sweden study, mortality
News | Prostate Cancer | August 16, 2016
High-risk prostate cancer patients treated at hospitals with a high proportion of administered radical local treatment...
Videos | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 15, 2016
Patient QA Efficiency with Dolphin presented at AAPM 2016 IBA booth.
Videos | Radiation Oncology | August 12, 2016
AAPM President Bruce Curran, MEng, FAAPM, FACMP, FACR, discusses the key topics at the 2016 meeting of the American A
Accuray, Radixact Treatment Delivery Platform, image-guided radiation therapy, AAPM, CE Mark
News | Radiation Therapy | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Accuray Inc.
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Mobius Medical Systems highlighting even greater integration of its solutions at the 2016 AAPM meet
Cincinnati Children's, UC Health, new Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and UC Health are celebrating the grand opening of th
ViewRay, MRIdian image-guided radiotherapy, magnetic resonance imaging, linac, AAPM 2016
News | Radiation Therapy | August 09, 2016
August 9, 2016 — ViewRay Inc. announced highlights from the recent 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Association of
News | Radiation Therapy | August 09, 2016
August 9, 2016 — Elekta announced that its high-field...
universal couchtop
News | Radiation Therapy | August 04, 2016
CIVCO Medical Solutions, a provider of comprehensive motion management solutions for radiation oncology, exhibited its...
treatment planning
News | Radiation Therapy | August 04, 2016
Elekta showcased the latest version of its treatment planning software, Monaco version 5.11 at the 58th American...
NCI, Cancer Moonshot, radiation therapy

Douglas R. Lowy, M.D., acting director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

News | Radiation Therapy | August 03, 2016
Providing insights into the Cancer Moonshot and other initiatives to accelerate cancer research and make more therapies...
 Modus QA, Quasar MRID3D

 Modus QA's updated Quasar MRID3D phantom.

Technology | August 01, 2016
July 31, 2016 — Modus QA updated its Quasar MRID3D with faster isocenter detection, improved fiducial markers, conven
Magphan RT, MR QA radiotherapy

The Magphan RT for MR QA in radiotherapy.

Technology | Radiation Therapy | August 01, 2016
July 31, 2016 — The Phantom Laboratory and Image Owl announce the introduction of Magphan RT for MR QA in radiotherap
brainlab, cranial radiosurgery, radiation therapy, AAPM

Next generation cranial radiosurgery software from Brainlab incorporates patient-specific arc trajectories with new algorithm. 

News | Procedure Navigation Systems | August 01, 2016
July 31, 2016 — Brainlab is showcasing innovations for the complete radiosurgery process, including arc trajectory op
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