ASTRO

Brainlab, cranial Elements for stereotactic radiosurgery, SRS, ASTRO 2015, VMAT, dynamic conformal arcs
News | Radiation Therapy | October 29, 2015

October 29, 2015 — Brainlab showcased cranial Elements for...

ASTRO, Annual Meeting Nurses Abstract Award, radiation therapy, Bridgett Harr
News | Radiation Therapy | October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has awarded the 2015 Annual Meeting Nurses...

non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, toxicity, intensity modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
News | Lung Cancer | October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015 — An analysis of an international, cooperative-led trial of patients with locally advanced non-...

SpaceOAR System, rapid U.S. adoption, prostate cancer radiotherapy, ASTRO 2015

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News | Prostate Cancer | October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015 — Augmenix Inc. showcased the SpaceOAR System at the 57th annual American Society of Therapeutic...

Penn Medicine, IBA upgrades, Roberts Proton Therapy Center, PBS, CBCT
News | Proton Therapy | October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015 — IBA announced that longtime customer and research partner Penn Medicine has upgraded the...

ASTRO 2015, Penn Medicine, Roberts Proton Therapy Center, clinical studies

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News | Proton Therapy | October 26, 2015

October 26, 2015 — New data from clinical trials conducted at Penn Medicine’s Robert...

post-operative radiation therapy, intermediate-risk meningiomas, three-year progression-free survival, PFS, ASTRO 2015
News | Radiation Therapy | October 23, 2015

October 23, 2015—Patients with intermediate meningiomas treated with...

News | Radiation Therapy | October 23, 2015

October 23, 2015 — For patients with locally advanced esophageal cancer that has spread to the lymph nodes,...

pediatric ependymoma patients, immediate post-surgical radiation therapy, Children's Oncology Group ACNS0121 trial, ASTRO 2015
News | Radiation Therapy | October 22, 2015

October 22, 2015 — Outcomes for pediatric patients as young as 12 months with ependymoma who are treated with...

ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy, pain flare, dexamethasone, cancer patients with bone metastases
News | Radiation Therapy | October 22, 2015

October 22, 2015 — The steroid dexamethasone reduces radiation-induced pain flare in cancer patients with painful...

non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
Feature | Lung Cancer | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — Stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients receiving...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent, electronic brachytherapy, eBx, clinical studies, ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy

Xoft Axxent image courtesy of iCAD Inc.

News | Brachytherapy Systems | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — iCAD Inc. presented updated clinical data, hosted in-booth clinician presentations and showcased...

palliative care, radiation therapy, patient-reported outcomes, PRO, late-stage cancer, ASTRO 2015, feedback
News | Radiation Therapy | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — A collaborative, patient reported outcome (PRO)-based approach by palliative care and...

IBA, pencil beam scanning technology, Korean National Cancer Center

Image courtesy of IBA

News | Proton Therapy | October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015 — IBA announced that Korea’s National Cancer Center (NCC) has recently installed and deployed its...

advance practice nurses, radiation therapy follow-up, head and neck cancer patients, ASTRO 2015
News | Radiation Therapy | October 20, 2015

San Antonio, October 19, 2015— For high-risk patients who receive...

Siemens, ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy systems and software, Biograph RT Pro, PET/CT, syngo.via

RT Pro edition Biograph mCT system image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Radiation Therapy | October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015 — In October, Siemens Healthcare debuted a host of imaging systems that enable...

image-guided IMRT, IG-IMRT, bowel side effects, cervical cancer patients, ASTRO 2015
Feature | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015 — For cervical cancer...

metastatic melanoma patients, immunotherapy plus palliative radiation therapy, subset, ASTRO 2015
News | Radiation Therapy | October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015 — Immunotherapy combined with...

Orfit Industries, HP Pro Solution, proton therapy immobilization system, ASTRO 2015, CE Mark, FDA clearance

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Technology | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015 — Orfit Industries introduced and demonstrated its HP Pro Solution, an innovative, comprehensive...