Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy

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Technology | September 23, 2011

September 23, 2011 — Bionix Radiation Therapy announced the addition of Breath Hold, an interactive breath hold...

Technology | August 02, 2011

Aug. 2, 2011 — Civco announced the signing of a reseller agreement allowing Varian Medical Systems to offer Civco's...

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News | May 23, 2011

May 23, 2011—Calypso Medical Technologies Inc., developer of GPS for the Body technology used for the precise...

Varian to Invest in Augmenix
News | May 16, 2011

May 16, 2011 - Varian Medical Systems and Augmenix announced they reached an agreement under which Varian will make...

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News | April 22, 2011

 

The Moores Cancer Center in San Diego, Calif., and Zurich University, Zurich, Switzerland, have both...

Laser Alignment System Released for Prone Breast Platform
Technology | April 21, 2011

 

A new laser alignment system has been released for Orbital Therapy’s ClearVue prone breast platform.

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Washington University First to Incorporate Real-Time, Automated Gating
News | February 03, 2011

February 3, 2011 – The Siteman Cancer Center at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is the...

Cranial Immobilization System Receives CE Mark
News | January 31, 2011

January 31, 2011 – A patient-specific cranial immobilization system has received the CE mark. The Fraxion head frame...

High-Field Open MRI Introduced for Radiation Oncology
Technology | November 04, 2010

November 4, 2010 – A new magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for oncology use was introduced at the American Society...

Transport System Enables Safe Movement of Patients during HDR Brachytherapy
News | October 13, 2010

October 13, 2010 – The Zephyr patient transport system allows therapists to safely and accurately move...

Real-Time Patient Positioning Monitoring for IGRT
News | August 16, 2010

August 16, 2010 – Cone Beam computed tomography (CBCT) is a common tool used by many cancer care centers for...

Endorectal Balloon Enables Repeatable Positioning During Radiation Therapy
News | August 03, 2010

August 4, 2010 - A disposable, single-use rectal balloon device immobilizes the rectal wall and adjacent structures...

Technology | July 23, 2010

July 23, 2010 -- The Protura robotic patient positioning system, showcased at the 2010 American Association of...

First Robotic Patient Positioning System Installed
News | July 21, 2010

July 21, 2010 – CIVCO Medical Solutions this week announced the first installation of the Protura Robotic Patient...

Bionix Offers SBRT Patient Positioning Solution
Technology | October 08, 2009

October 8, 2009 - October 8th, 2009 - Bionix Radiation Therapy offers three new positioning products, including a...

Elekta Selects C-Rad Camera for Intra Fraction Motion Detection
News | July 22, 2009

July 21, 2009 - Elekta and C-RAD have reached an agreement where the Sentinel laser scanner system has been...

Technology | June 18, 2009

June 18, 2009 - Bionix Radiation Therapy announces the arrival of the SecureVac VersaCushion is designed to...

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Technology | April 29, 2009

April 29, 2009 – The FDA cleared of a new generation of patient positioning system (PPS) developed by Ion Beam...

News | March 12, 2009

March 12, 2009 – Bionix Radiation Therapy released its T-form SecureVac Box Adapter is a replacement of the current...

Orbital Therapy Launches ClearVue in EU
News | February 26, 2009

February 26, 2009 – Orbital Therapy, LLC announces the commercial introduction of ClearVue, prone position breast...