Oncology Diagnostics

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Radiation Therapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma Linked to Risk of Stomach Cancer
Feature | August 28, 2013
August 28, 2013 — Hodgkin lymphoma survivors who received certain radiation and chemotherapy regimens were at increased...
News | August 22, 2013
August 22, 2013 — Molecular Targeting Technologies Inc. (MTTI) announced Dr. Kai Chen of the University of Southern...
 Prostate MRI showing tumor 2_From Philips MRI webinar for ITN
Feature | June 17, 2013
When prostate cancer makes a comeback, it becomes increasingly important to have exceptional imaging available to find...

National Institute of Health Campus

Feature | June 06, 2013
June 6, 2013 — The National Institutes of Health (NIH), the nation’s medical research agency and the leading supporter...
News | May 20, 2013
  May 20, 2013 — InSightec Ltd. announced that the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), a federal...
Feature | May 08, 2013
The Focused Ultrasound Foundation, Royal Philips Electronics and InSightec Ltd today announced that they are...
News | April 23, 2013
April 23, 2013 — Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have developed a method for assessing the effect of tamoxifen, a...
News | March 12, 2013
March 12, 2013 — EDAP TMS SA, a global leader in therapeutic ultrasound, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug...
Feature | February 26, 2013
February 26, 2013 — New and updated evidence-based guidelines to help healthcare providers choose the most appropriate...
Ablatherm-HIFU EDAP TMS SA FDA Pre-Market Approval Radiation Oncology
News | February 08, 2013
February 8, 2013 — EDAP TMS SA announced the submission of its Pre-Market Approval (PMA) application to the U.S. Food...
Feature | January 11, 2013
January 11, 2013 — New guidelines from the American Cancer Society say there is now sufficient evidence to recommend...

All Cancer Death Rates, 1975-2009

Feature | January 09, 2013
The Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975–2009, shows that overall cancer death rates continued to...
News | January 02, 2013
January 2, 2013 — The lifetime risks of cancer from medical radiation may be overemphasized relative to more immediate...
InSightec ExAblate RSNA 2012 Oncology
Technology | December 19, 2012
December 19, 2012 — At RSNA 2012, InSightec Ltd. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the...
Technology | December 18, 2012
December 18, 2012 — ClearCanvas Inc. has rolled out integration between the ClearCanvas open source picture archiving...
News | November 09, 2012
November 9, 2012 — Earlier this year the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network released a report titled, "The Alarming Rise...
News | October 22, 2012
October 22, 2012 — QuantiaMD, the largest online physician community, and The International CardiOncology Society (ICOS...
Cancer Treatment Centers of America GE Healthcare Atlanta
News | September 26, 2012
September 26, 2012—Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA), a national network of hospitals focusing on complex and...
Technology | September 14, 2012
September 14, 2012 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the production and use of Choline C-11...
IMRT Use Grows, But Cost Challenges Loom

Varian's Trilogy linear accelerator.

Feature | September 05, 2012 | Helen Kuhl
The external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) market has been active in recent months, with advances in techniques, devices and...