Brachytherapy Systems

Brachytherapy is a type of radiation therapy where a sealed radiation source is placed next to or inside the area being treated. It is also important to women's health because it is a common treatment for cervical, breast, and skin cancer.

Florida Hospital First in State to Adopt NeuroLogica's BodyTom Elite CT
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 14, 2018
June 14, 2018 — NeuroLogica, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., announced that Florida Hospital in Orlando,...
IsoRay Funding Brain Cancer Treatment Research With Ochsner Clinic Foundation
News | Brachytherapy Systems | June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018 — IsoRay Inc. announced the initiation of research funding for brain cancer treatment to Ochsner Clinic...
News | Brachytherapy Systems | June 07, 2018
June 7, 2018 — IsoRay Inc. announced the upcoming release of its Build-Blu delivery system for real-time prostate...
Combination Radiotherapy Beneficial in Treating Prostate Cancer
News | Prostate Cancer | March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018 — While there are many treatment options for men with prostate cancer, a recent national study published...
​ITN Celebrates World Cancer Day 2018
News | Radiation Oncology | February 01, 2018
World Cancer Day takes place annually on Feb. 4 to raise awareness and education in the media, governments and people...
California US Oncology Network Centers Adopt Xoft Electronic Brachytherapy System for Early-Stage Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems | January 02, 2018
January 2, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced that its Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy (eBx) System is now available at...
Intraoperative Radiotherapy Provides Lifetime Cost Savings, Health Benefits for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Treatment
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced the results of a landmark study that showed the benefits of adjunct...
Cleveland Clinic Leads Development of New Guidelines for Radiation in Breast Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | October 31, 2017
October 31, 2017 — Cleveland Clinic researcher Chirag Shah, M.D., recently led the development of updated guidelines...
Xstrahl Photoelectric Therapy System Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance
Technology | Radiation Therapy | October 20, 2017
October 20, 2017 — Xstrahl announced that its Photoelectric Therapy System has received U.S. Food and Drug...
News | Brachytherapy Systems | October 05, 2017
October 5, 2017 — External researchers presented new clinical data supporting the use of iCAD’s Xoft Axxent Electronic...
International Trial Confirms Safety, Effectiveness of High-Dose Brachytherapy Plus Pelvic Radiation for Cervical Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | October 04, 2017
October 4, 2017 — Findings from a new multicenter, international clinical trial confirm the effectiveness of high-dose...
Pelvic Radiation Confirmed as Standard of Care for High-Risk, Early-Stage Endometrial Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | September 28, 2017
September 28, 2017 — In a new phase III trial report, recurrence-free and overall survival rates for women with stage I...
China FDA Approves Xoft Axxent Balloon Applicators for Early-Stage Breast Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | August 30, 2017
August 30, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that the company’s Xoft Axxent balloon applicators have received approval from...
Clinical Data Supports Use of Xoft System for Endometrial Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems | August 03, 2017
August 3, 2017 — Researchers presented clinical data supporting use of the Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy (eBx)...
Electronic Brachytherapy Comparable to Mohs Surgery in Early-Stage Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Treatment
News | Brachytherapy Systems | July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017 — Rates of recurrence in early-stage non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) patients were virtually identical if...
Australia's Monash Cancer Centre Treats First Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patient With Xoft System
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | May 01, 2017
May 1, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced the first early-stage breast cancer patient was treated in Australia with...
New Clinical Data on Xoft System Presented at American Brachytherapy Society Annual Meeting
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | April 20, 2017
April 20, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that updated clinical data on the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT)...
iCAD, Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy System, eBx, 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients, Miami Breast Cancer Conference
News | Brachytherapy Systems | March 15, 2017
March 15, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that more than 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients have been treated with...
prostate cancer, radiation therapy, high-dose-rate brachytherapy, HDR, Red Journal study

This is a single-fraction high-dose-rate prostate implant imaging and dosimetry. Image courtesy of Daniel Krauss/American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

News | Brachytherapy Systems | March 06, 2017
March 6, 2017 — Results from a new prospective clinical trial indicate high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy administered...
Elekta, Esteya electronic brachytherapy system, Radiation Oncology Centres, first in Australia, skin cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems | January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017 — On Dec. 8, 2016, a female patient in her 60s became the first in the Australia/New Zealand region to...