Prostate Cancer

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology can help diagnose and treat prostate cancer can be found on this channel.

Feature | October 10, 2013

October 10, 2013 — Medical evidence over the past decade has demonstrated that patients with terminal cancer who...

Choosing Wisely ASTRO 2013 Radiation Therapy
Feature | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) released its list of five radiation...

ASTRO AUA 2013 Guideline for Radiation Therapy After Prostatectomy
News | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) highlighted the recently published Adjuvant...

Feature | September 24, 2013

September 24, 2013 – A shorter course of androgen suppression therapy prior to radiation therapy, when compared to a...

Feature | August 28, 2013 | Raissa Rocha

In the past 20 years there have been considerable improvements in the treatment of prostate cancer. As it...

 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...

Feature | May 16, 2013

May 16, 2013— The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Urological Association (AUA) have...

Feature | May 15, 2013

C.R. Bard Inc. has agreed to pay the federal government $48.2 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit that alleges...

News | April 30, 2013

April 30, 2013 — Better outcomes can be achieved for prostate cancer patients by using...

Technology | April 23, 2013

April 23, 2013 — Nucletron, an Elekta company, has introduced its redesigned Flexitron remote afterloading platform...

Feature | March 13, 2013

March 13, 2013 — The March 2013 issue of the Journal of Urology, publication of the American Urological Association...

Radiation Therapy Prostate Cancer VMAT IMRT
Feature | February 12, 2013

February 12, 2013 — According to a clinical...

Radical Prostatectomy Dana-Farber/Brigham Clinical Study
Feature | January 04, 2013

January 4, 2013 — A small percentage of men in a...

Technology | December 28, 2012

December 28, 2012 — Elekta announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

News | December 28, 2012

December 28, 2012 — Accuray Inc. announced clinical findings using noninvasive CyberKnife stereotactic body...

News | December 21, 2012

For men undergoing proton therapy for prostate cancer, fewer treatments with higher doses appear to be well...

Prostate Technology Radiation Oncology Clinical Trial/Study ASTRO
News | October 31, 2012

October 31, 2012 — Sildenafil citrate (SC), a phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, administered before, during and...

Technology | October 31, 2012

Invivo’s DynaTRIM system is the first commercially available, fully magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-compatible...

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...