Prostate Cancer

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

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...

News | August 13, 2012

August 13, 2012 — Royal Philips Electronics and Celsion Corp. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

News | May 21, 2012

May 21, 2012 — The Kimmel Cancer Center and the Department of Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University in...

News | May 03, 2012

May 3, 2012 — Accuray Inc. announced the launch of the Prostate Advances in Comparative Evidence (PACE) study, an...

News | February 23, 2012

February 23, 2012 — A new look at the three most highly regarded prostate cancer treatment options is the first of...

News | February 22, 2012

February 21, 2012 — Theragenics Corp.,a medical device company serving the surgical products and prostate cancer...

News | January 25, 2012

January 25, 2012 — Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) helps surgeons make more informed decisions about...

News | January 09, 2012

January 9, 2012 – Accuray Incorporated announced publication of a study describing the clinical outcomes of prostate...

An MRI-guided prostate biopsy showed the presence of cancer for this patient a previous TRUS biopsy was negative.

Case Study | December 15, 2011

At 59, George LaVie (not his real name) faced an uncertain future. Based on rising PSA levels (prostate-specific...

News | December 12, 2011

December 12, 2011 — An independent panel convened this week by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has concluded...

Feature | November 23, 2011

Five leading cancer institutions are taking part in the first multi-institutional Phase II study of hypofractionated...

21st Century Oncology has treated more than 80 prostate cancer patients using a method of SBRT with a Varian linear accelerator and Calypso tumor localization system.

Feature | November 23, 2011 | Constantine A. Mantz, M.D.

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is an investigational radiotherapy modality for the treatment of...

Technology | November 07, 2011

November 7, 2011 — iCAD Inc. will highlight a new, works-in-progress magnetic resonance image-guided (MRI) prostate...

FDA Clears Segasist Prostate Auto-Contouring Treatment Planning Software
Technology | October 21, 2011

October 21, 2011 — Segasist Technologies, a Canadian software company, announced it received U.S. Food and Drug...

A radiologist teams up with a urologist to perform biopsies using new devices that help diagnose prostate cancer.

Case Study | October 06, 2011

Radiologist John Feller, M.D., medical director of Desert Medical Imaging in Indian Wells, Calif., and local...

News | September 30, 2011

September 30, 2011 — The CyberKnife Coalition announced that more than 500 men have been enrolled in the first...