Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)

Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT) includes using imaging during radiation therapy to direct and improve the precision and accuracy of the radiation treatment plan.

The Trilogy console.

Case Study | January 04, 2010

The advent of conformal radiotherapies has ushered in an era of image-guided radiotherapy, or IGRT,...

News | December 09, 2009

December 10, 2009 - Better dose conformality can be reached with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in...

Varian's On-Board Imager.

News | November 18, 2009

November 18, 2009 - Intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) are enabling...

Imaging Outlook 2010

Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability in the U.S. Siemens SOMATOM CT and CT Neuro Engine offer a solution for many aspects of neuroradiology.

Feature | November 11, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan

With the combined impact of the Deficit Reduction Act (DRA), the credit crisis, the economic slowdown, and the...

Tomotherapy delivers helical IMRT technology uses a rotating, narrow fan beam of X-rays, where the source moves in a continuous 360-degree pattern around the patient.

Feature | November 11, 2009

How would you feel about having an operation done by a blindfolded surgeon? While the most skilled surgeon...

Technology | November 06, 2009

November 6, 2009 - Acceletronics announced here at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society for...

Technology | November 04, 2009

November 3, 2009 - Elekta presented new tools for improved clinical precision, workflow efficiency and...

News | October 27, 2009

October 28, 2009 - At the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Nov....

News | August 06, 2009

August 6, 2009 - In comparison to a cohort of patients treated by conventional radiation techniques, image-...

News | May 13, 2009

M ay 13, 2009 - Acceletronics Inc. has completed the installation of two TheraView IGRT systems, one at...

News | March 09, 2009

March 9, 2009 - The use of 3D ultrasound with the Clarity Breast System provided enhanced image information...

News | March 09, 2009

March 9, 2009 — Researches recently reported that the use of 3D ultrasound with the Resonant Medical’s...

News | February 16, 2009

February 16, 2009 - University Clinic Heidelberg, Germany reduces treatment times for the TomoTherapy Hi·...

Feature | February 12, 2009 | Amy Lillard

While gated imaging has made significant strides in improving precision and accuracy in delivering...

News | February 01, 2009

February 2, 2009 — The ASRT Education and Research Foundation announced that Terri L. Fauber, Ed.D, R.T.(R...

News | February 01, 2009

February 2, 2009 - The University Hospital of Leuven delivered treatment using RapidArc radiotherapy technology from...

Technology | October 07, 2008

Varian Medical Systems will showcase its cancer treatment technologies for external beam radiotherapy, brachytherapy...

News | October 06, 2008

October 7, 2008 - The AccuBoost procedure for treatment of breast cancer is a new image-guided radiation therapy...

News | September 22, 2008

September 23, 2008 - Accuray Inc. introduced at ASTRO 2008 its InTempo Adaptive Imaging System, which enhances the...

News | September 14, 2008

September 15, 2008 - CMS Inc., an Elekta company, today commercially launched its new 4D treatment planning solution...