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 | 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 localized...
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 urologists...
News | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 — The CyberKnife Coalition announced that more than 500 men have been enrolled in the first national...
Videos | Prostate Cancer | September 16, 2011
John Feller, M.D., of Desert Medical Imaging explains how prostate MRI technology from Invivo has improved diagnosis...
News | September 01, 2011
September 1, 2011 – A recent study featured in the newly released Journal of Urology dispels the myth that physicians'...
News | August 16, 2010
August 16, 2010 — The first commercial use for a prostate-rectum separation system in prostate cancer patients...

iCAD's VividLook

News | September 17, 2009
September 16, 2009 - iCAD Inc. will host a series of educational events designed for radiologists, urologists,...