Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)

Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) is a type of radiation therapy that uses computer-controlled linear accelorators to treat a malignant tumor or specific areas of a tumor.

Hypofractionated Radiation Provides Same Prostate Cancer Outcomes as Conventional Radiation
News | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 — An analysis led by researchers at Philadelphia’s Fox Chase Cancer Center found treating localized...

IBA Completes Installation of Two Proteus One Proton Therapy Systems in Japan
News | Proton Therapy | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 – IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced that they completed the first two installations of the...

​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...

UZ Leuven Treats First European Patient on Varian Halcyon Cancer Treatment System
News | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 — Varian recently announced an 80-year-old male with head and neck cancer became the first patient...

Varian Receives FDA 510k Clearance for Halcyon Treatment System
Technology | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | July 05, 2017

July 5, 2017 — Varian Medical Systems has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the...

First New York Metropolitan Hospital Treats Cancer Patients With Accuray Radixact System
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — Accuray Inc. and Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care (MECCC), part of the Montefiore Health...

IUCT Oncopole Installs First Radixact Radiotherapy System in France
News | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced that the University Cancer Institute of Toulouse Oncopole (IUCT Oncopole) in...

cervical and endometrial cancer, IMRT, intensity modulated radiation therapy, side effects, ASTRO 2016 study
News | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | September 29, 2016

September 29, 2016 — Patients with cervical and endometrial cancer have fewer gastrointestinal and genitourinary...

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-...

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...

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...

post-prostatectomy IG-IMRT, image-guided intensity-modulated radiation therapy, toxicity, ASTRO, Practical Radiation Oncology
Feature | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 06, 2015

October 6, 2015 — A prospective study of guideline-based postoperative...

extended-field IMRT, cervical, endometrial cancer, duodenal toxicity, Pittsburgh
Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015 - Women with cervical or endometrial cancer who require treatment to the para-aortic (PA) lymph nodes...

Prostate Cancer Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy Report Quality of Life
Feature | September 15, 2014

September 15, 2014 — Prostate cancer patients who received hypofractionated (HPFX)...

Feature | September 03, 2014 | Raissa Rocha

Arc-based radiation therapy continues to gain...

NEJM Exposes Overuse of Radiation Therapy Services When Urologists Profit Through Self-Referral
Feature | October 24, 2013
October 24, 2013 — A comprehensive review of Medicare claims for more than 45,000 patients from 2005 through 2010 found...
 Best Medical Expansion Radiation Therapy Acquisitions
News | April 08, 2013

 

April 8, 2013 — TeamBest companies are planning for a major expansion by diversifying its area of expertise...