Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare

  • Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI Scout surgical guidance system. The technology uses real-time audible and visual indicators to give surgeons a precise way to target tissue during lumpectomy and excisional biopsy procedures.

  • Researchers found older women with invasive breast cancer treated with brachytherapy were at higher risk for a later mastectomy compared to women treated with standard ...

  • This Oncentra brachy treatment plan shows the applicator in relation to the anatomy.

    The ability of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to create exquisite images of the body’s soft tissues – and the tumors that arise amid them – is helping physicians at the National Cancer Center Singapore (NCCS) to precisely shape brachytherapy doses to cervical tumors, while at the same time...

  • May 9, 2011 - Initial findings from the SAVI Collaborative Research Project (SCRP), on SAVI radiation therapy for breast cancer, were presented at the recent annual meeting of the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS).

  • APBI: A Rapidly Evolving Technology

    A recent development in breast radiation oncology targets specific tumor regions and delivers the necessary radiation in a shorter time period. Accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI), an alternative radiation treatment to traditional whole breast radiation therapy, reduces the treated...

New Clinical Data on Xoft System Presented at American Brachytherapy Society Annual Meeting
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | April 20, 2017

iCAD Inc. announced that updated clinical data on the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) using the Xoft...

Concure Oncology, Breast Microseed Treatment, one day, low-dose rate brachytherapy, LDR
Technology | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | May 12, 2016

Concure Oncology/Breast Microseed Inc. announced the launch of its one-time, one-hour radiation treatment option for...

News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | April 20, 2016

Cianna Medical Inc. announced new clinical data evaluating the Savi Scout breast localization and surgical guidance...

Gamma pro, kubtec
News | Breast Imaging | November 04, 2015

Kubtec announced the launch of the Gamma-Pro Node and Seed Location System for use in breast seed location and...

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

iCAD Inc. presented updated clinical data, hosted in-booth clinician presentations and showcased the latest in...

APBI, accelerated partial breast irradiation, multicatheter brachytherapy, breast conserving surgery, whole breast irradiation, WBI, ASTRO 2015
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | October 19, 2015

For some early-stage breast cancer patients, accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) using multicatheter...

Theragenics, Advanced Radiation Therapy LLC, AccuBoost, early stage breast cancer, brachytherapy
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | August 07, 2015

Theragenics Corp. has reached an agreement with Advanced Radiation Therapy LLC to distribute the AccuBoost...

Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system

Photo courtesy of Cianna Medical

Technology | December 16, 2014

Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI Scout surgical guidance...

Clinical trial/study, radiation therapy, brachytherapy systems, women's health

Image courtesy of iCAD

News | December 16, 2014

iCAD, Inc. announced that more than 500 patients have been treated in its clinical trial of intraoperative radiation...

Strut-based Brachytherapy Breast Cancer Treatment Cianna Medical ASTRO
News | September 17, 2014

Cianna Medical Inc. announced five-year results for the first 200 hundred patients treated with the SAVI breast...

SAVI Breast Brachytherapy Treatment Early-stage Breast Cancer
News | September 08, 2014

Cianna Medical Inc., a women’s health company announced the release of long-term data supporting the efficacy and...

News | May 08, 2014

May 8, 2014 — Cianna Medical announced the results of a trial examining the long-term side effects of strut-based...

News | April 07, 2014

April 7, 2014 — Cianna Medical announced the results of a retrospective study of breast cancer patients with ductal...

Cianna Medical SAVI Brachytherapy Women's Health Radiation Therapy Clinical
News | March 11, 2014

Cianna Medical Inc. is a women’s health company. It announced low recurrence rates – even for younger women – as...

Brachytherapy Systems Women's Health Radiation Therapy
Feature | February 04, 2014

Researchers found older women with invasive breast cancer treated with ...

News | September 25, 2013

Cianna Medical Inc., announced results of two new studies showing excellent longer-term outcomes with the SAVI...

This Oncentra brachy treatment plan shows the applicator in relation to the anatomy.

Feature | October 25, 2012

The ability of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to create exquisite images of the body’s soft tissues – and the...

Feature | June 01, 2012 | Robert Kuske, M.D., FAACE

A potential paradigm shift is gathering momentum in the treatment of early-stage breast cancer, driven by data...

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