Quality Assurance (QA)

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

myQA, IBA, quality assurance, Cockpit, Cloud
Technology | April 03, 2015
April 3, 2015 — IBA announced the release of its myQA global quality assurance platform. myQA offers full support...
Unfors Raysafe, Fluke Biomedical, X2 survey sensor, QA, X-ray, radiation

Image courtesy of Unfors Raysafe

News | March 10, 2015
March 10, 2015 — Unfors RaySafe released a new radiation survey sensor at the 2015 European Congress of Radiology (ECR...
News | January 28, 2015
January 28, 2015 — Using a camera and water tank, investigators from Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center...
News | December 31, 2014
December 31, 2014 — Elekta has entered into an agreement with Acumyn Inc. to commercialize its integrated Quality...
News | December 30, 2014
December 30, 2014 — QualiTest Group has developed an innovative methodology for Picture Archiving and Communications...
Mobius Medical Systems, DoseLab, phantoms

Image courtesy of Mobius Medical Systems LP

Technology | December 18, 2014
December 17, 2014 — The DoseLab Phantom Set from Mobius Medical Systems LP is optimized for use with Mobius Medical’s...

Model 711-HN photo courtesy of CIRS

News | November 18, 2014
November 18, 2014 — CIRS will feature a variety of quality assurance (QA), research and training phantoms for all...
Technology | November 07, 2014
November 7, 2014 — Solid Water HE is the next generation of solid water phantoms by Gammex. It is designed for both...
Gammex 464, CT phantom, CT systems, scanner, torso
Technology | November 03, 2014
Nov. 3, 2014 — The Gammex 464 CT phantom indicates the scanner's performance with a phantom that more accurately mimics...
Gammex, 410, Multipurpose Accreditation Phantom, ultrasound, quality assurance, QA

Gammex 410 Multipurpose Ultrasound Accreditation Phantoms image courtesy of Gammex Inc.

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | October 22, 2014
October 22, 2014 — The Gammex 410 family of ultrasound phantoms lets users pick and choose what level of testing is...
CIRS MRI-compatible Dynamic Phantom
Technology | October 03, 2014
October 3, 2014 — CIRS released the MRI-Linac Dynamic Phantom at the AAPM Annual meeting in Austin. This is the first...

CIRS Model 603A in Stereotactic Frame

Technology | September 30, 2014
September 30, 2014 — CIRS recently released a phantom for evaluating MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) distortion in...
Varian ASTRO Exhibit Radiation Therapy QA Systems Treatment Planning
News | September 11, 2014
September 11, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems will showcase technologies developed to support knowledge sharing among...
News | August 04, 2014
August 4, 2014 — A two-step decision tree analysis, incorporating Donabedian’s model, is a feasible process to evaluate...
News | July 18, 2014
July 18, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems will introduce Qumulate QA, a new cloud-based QA data management and analysis...
Technology | July 18, 2014
July 18, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) launched a software platform for quality assurance, called myQA. This...
News | July 15, 2014
July 15, 2014 — Sun Nuclear Corp. announced its intended acquisition of Gammex Inc., which became effective July 2. The...
IBA Compass 3.1 QuickCheck QA System Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning
Technology | May 27, 2014
May 27, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the release of Compass 3.1 with the new Compass QuickCheck...
News | April 28, 2014
April 28, 2014 — Clinical trial sponsors working to standardize the capture and submission of complex imaging data...