Treatment Planning

Having a treatment plan is an important part of radiation therapy. This channel page includes news and new technology innovations for treatment plans.

Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiation Therapy | October 16, 2013
Varian Medical Systems celebrates its 65-year anniversary, focused around innovation, partnership, collaboration and...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Treatment Planning | October 16, 2013
Varian Medical Systems launched RapidPlan Knowledge-based Planning at ASTRO 2013. RapidPlan is a new paradigm for...
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RayStation treatment planning system

News | October 04, 2013
RaySearch Laboratories AB has received regulatory market approval by the Chinese regulatory agency CFDA for RaySearch’s...
New features added to treatment planning systems have not made dosimetrists more efficient. Treatment planning takes anywhere from one to six days.

New features added to treatment planning systems have not made dosimetrists more efficient. Treatment planning takes anywhere from one to six days.

Feature | October 01, 2013 | Williette Nyanue
Treatment planning systems have been an integral part of radiation therapy since the 1980s; however, today’s systems...
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Varian TrueBeam

Feature | September 30, 2013
September 30, 2013 – IMRIS Inc. and Varian Medical Systems presented data at the American Society for Radiation...
FDA regulates apps, mobile devices
Feature | September 26, 2013 | Dave Fornell
As the use of mobile computing devices and smartphones has rapidly proliferated in healthcare over the past few years,...
Technology | September 26, 2013
September 26, 2013 – At the 55th American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting, Sept. 22-25 in Atlanta...
Mirada Medical GE Healthcare Treatment Planning AdvantageSim MD 9
Technology | September 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 — Mirada Medical has formalized an agreement with General Electric Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wis.,...
Elekta's Monaco 5.0 Consolidates Treatment Planning Capabilities in One System
Technology | September 24, 2013
September 24, 2013 — Elekta has introduced Monaco 5.0, which consolidates support for clinically useful delivery...
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RayStation treatment planning system

Technology | September 19, 2013
September 19, 2013 – RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that version 4.0 of RaySearch's RayStation...
Dosimetrically Matched Universal Couchtops Provide Confidence During Planning and Treatment

The Universal Couchtop offers DoseMatch technology creating clean and easy treatment planning and imaging while providing efficient workflow and performance.

Case Study | August 28, 2013 | Sponsored by Civco
Confidence is an important part of a radiation therapy planning session, especially when a facility is treating as many...
Radiation Treatment Quality and Time Savings Highlight Mirada Medical Software
News | August 13, 2013
August 13, 2013 — Mirada Medical Deformable Image Registration software is the highlight of multiple...
IBA Launches Compass Two-in-One Radiation Therapy Plan Verification System
Technology | August 09, 2013
August 9, 2013 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A) has launched its Compass 3.0 plan verification system. Compass, the...
MIM Software Highlights Deformable Breakthrough for HDR
News | August 06, 2013
August 6, 2013 — MIM Software Inc. announced newest application yet for Reg Refine in...
Technology | August 06, 2013
August 6, 2013 — Philips Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...
Radiation Test Run Predicts Outcome of Lymphoma Treatment
Feature | August 02, 2013
August 2, 2013 — A “test run” of...
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Feature | Treatment Planning | July 08, 2013 | Dave Fornell
This is a brief overview of the newest software systems available on the treatment planning systems market. Treatment...
News | June 17, 2013
June 17, 2013 — Accurate estimation of radiation absorbed dose in radioimmunotherapy (RIT) based on state-of-the-art 3-...
FDA Clears RayStation 3.5 Treatment Planning System
Technology | May 15, 2013
In March, RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that version 3.5 of RaySearch's RayStation treatment planning system had...
GE Healthcare Introduces GEM Radiation Therapy Open Head and Neck MR Coil Suite
Technology | April 26, 2013
April 26, 2012 — GE Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance and CE marking of its...