Quality Assurance (QA)

This channel page on quality assurance includes news about new technology innovations and systems for radiation therapy.

IBA, Dolphin Online Ready Patient QA and Monitoring solution, radiotherapy, North West Cancer Centre, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, first in U.K.
News | Radiation Therapy | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) recently announced the first clinical implementation of its...

Virtual Phantoms, Qaelum, radiation dose monitoring, organ dose data
News | Quality Assurance (QA) | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Qaelum NV announced recently that they have entered into a partnership to bring the VirtualDose...

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | January 10, 2017

January 10, 2017 — Mobius Medical Systems LP announced in December that DoseLab, the complete TG-142 solution, now...

SPECT-CT, 3-D printing, University of Wurzburg, Germany, Johannes Tran-Gia, dosimetry calibration

SPECT/CT reconstructions and VOIs used for determination of calibration factors for the adult kidney filled with Lu-177 (A) and the corresponding sphere filled with I-131 (B). Credit: University of Würzburg

News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 06, 2017

January 6, 2017 — In nuclear medicine, the goal is to keep radiation exposure at a minimum, while obtaining quality...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Quality Assurance (QA) | December 20, 2016

Learn more about myQA, IBA’s unique platform that connects QA applications, people, and know-how through a central...

Multidata Systems International Corp, water phantom, FDA warning
Feature | Radiation Therapy | October 21, 2016 | Dave Fornell

October 21, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a letter calling on radiation oncologists,...

IBA, Klinikum Bayreuth Germany, first clinical application, Dolphin Transmission Detector, quality assurance, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the first worldwide clinical implementation of its...

Large Field MRI Distortion Phantom, Model 604, MRI QA, MRI Phantom, CIRS
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 15, 2016

August 15, 2016 — The Large Field MRI Distortion Phantom, Model 604, from CIRS is designed for assessment of...

Videos | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 15, 2016

Patient QA Efficiency with Dolphin presented at AAPM 2016 IBA booth. Dolphin Online Ready is released and in...

Videos | Radiation Oncology | August 12, 2016

AAPM President Bruce Curran, MEng, FAAPM, FACMP, FACR, discusses the key topics at the 2016 meeting of the American...

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 10, 2016

August 10, 2016 — Mobius Medical Systems highlighting even greater integration of its solutions at the 2016 AAPM...

CT lung cancer screening, computed tomography, crowd-sourced study, image quality, Prevent Cancer Foundation workshop
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 08, 2016

August 8, 2016 — An overview of the initial findings and results from the CT...

 Modus QA, Quasar MRID3D

 Modus QA's updated Quasar MRID3D phantom.

Technology | August 01, 2016

July 31, 2016 — Modus QA updated its Quasar MRID3D with faster isocenter detection, improved fiducial markers,...

Magphan RT, MR QA radiotherapy

The Magphan RT for MR QA in radiotherapy.

Technology | Radiation Therapy | August 01, 2016

July 31, 2016 — The Phantom Laboratory and Image Owl announce the introduction of Magphan RT for MR QA in...

CIRS Approved to Produce ACR Digital Mammography Phantom
Technology | Breast Imaging | July 29, 2016

The ACR has named Computerized Imaging Reference Systems, Inc. (CIRS) an approved vendor for the new ACR...

PTW New York, BeamScan water phantom, radiation therapy, dosimetry, AAPM 2016
Technology | Radiation Therapy | July 21, 2016

July 21, 2016 — PTW New York announced it will display its Beamscan technology and the latest advancements in...

IBA, Dolphin ONline Read Patient QA and Monitoring, quality assurance
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the release of Dolphin Online Ready Patient QA and...

FDA, alternative standard, full field digital mammography, FFDM, qualtity assurance QA
News | Quality Assurance (QA) | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of an alternative digital...

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 01, 2015

December 1, 2015 — Philips  introduced the DoseWise Portal 2.0, a comprehensive...

CIRS, Dynamic Cardiac Phantom, CT, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of CIRS Inc.

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 — The Dynamic Cardiac Phantom is a precision instrument which mimics the translation and...