Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy

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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 for...
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 brachytherapy...
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 patient...
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 of...
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 full...
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 selected...
Technology | June 18, 2009
June 18, 2009 - Bionix Radiation Therapy announces the arrival of the SecureVac VersaCushion is designed to increase...
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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...
Thermo-Plastic Mask Protects Patients from Rough Edges
Technology | January 22, 2009
January 22, 2009 - New cushioned thermoplastic tape from Beekley Corp offers durability while providing ultimate...
News | September 22, 2008
September 23, 2008 - Siemens Healthcare showed its works-in-progress (WIP) TREAGO Robotic Table, a system designed for...
News | September 22, 2008
September 23, 2008 – At ASTRO 2008, Orfit Industries America showcased its new winged “L” profiles that secure Efficast...
News | September 21, 2008
September 22, 2008 – Siemens Healthcare is showcasing the Treago Robotic Table, designed for fast, precise patient...
News | September 09, 2008
September 9, 2008 – TomoTherapy and Vision RT jointly developed AlignRT 3D imaging technology for the Hi·Art platform...
News | January 29, 2007
January 30, 2007 - Varian Medical Systems announced today that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for patient...