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.

News | June 01, 2010

June 2, 2010 - Elekta AB, a Swedish Medical technology company, announced June 1, it acquired oncology...

Technology | April 08, 2010

April 8, 2010 - Lung tumors have been among the most challenging radiation therapy targets because the...

News | January 22, 2010

January 22, 2010 - The quality of radiotherapy treatment across Australasia just got a boost. A team of radiation...

The center expanded the craniopharyngioma CTV target by 3-mm since using the Trilogy face mask and bite block immobilization system for the treatment.

Case Study | January 04, 2010

Since its introduction two years ago, Varian’s RapidArc radiotherapy technology has been deployed at over 170...

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...