IBA Installs Three Proteus One Systems in One Week
News | Proton Therapy | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — IBA announced the delivery and rigging of three Proteus One treatment rooms in less than a week at...

Nottingham City Hospital Selects RayStation for Radiotherapy Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | April 28, 2017

Nottingham City Hospital in the United Kingdom has chosen RayStation as the new treatment planning system for its...

IBA Dosimetry Americas Announces New Exclusive Canadian Distributor for Radiotherapy Products
News | Radiation Therapy | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the Dosimetry Americas division has recently partnered...

Early Stereotactic Radiosurgery Improves Outcomes for Nonfunctioning Pituitary Macroadenoma Patients
News | Radiation Therapy | April 27, 2017

Jason P. Sheehan, M.D., Ph.D., FAANS, winner of the Leksell Radiosurgery Award, presented his research on...

Nine New Disease Sites Added to the NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium
News | Radiation Therapy | April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 — The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) continues to build its NCCN Radiation Therapy...

Precision Medicine Poised to Change Brain Tumor Diagnostics and Treatment
News | Radiation Therapy | April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 — A new report on the brain cancer diagnostics market projects that up to 78,000 new cases of primary...

Elekta Highlights Leksell Vantage System for Stereotactic Neurosurgery at AANS 2017
News | Radiation Therapy | April 24, 2017

Elekta announced that its Leksell Vantage Stereotactic System, will be highlighted at the American Association of...

News | Prostate Cancer | April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017 — Cancer Targeted Technology recently announced it is focusing on small molecules that target pivotal...

First Focused Ultrasound Surgery Performed on Hypothalamic Hamartoma Tumor in Epilepsy Patient
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | April 21, 2017

A multidisciplinary clinical team at Nicklaus Children's Hospital used magnetic-resonance guided focused ultrasound...

New Clinical Data on Xoft System Presented at American Brachytherapy Society Annual Meeting
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | April 20, 2017

iCAD Inc. announced that updated clinical data on the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) using the Xoft...

RaySearch and MD Anderson Collaborate on Development of RayCare
News | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | April 18, 2017

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, will collaborate with RaySearch on the...

New ASTRO Guideline Establishes Standard of Care for Curative Oropharyngeal Cancer Treatment With Radiotherapy
News | Radiation Therapy | April 17, 2017

April 17, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued a new clinical guideline for the...

News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | April 12, 2017

Theraclion announced results of a study evaluating the long-term assessment of breast fibroadenoma (benign tumor)...

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Multiparametric MRI (MpMRI) has proved helpful in enhancing biopsy sampling for prostate cancer when combined with ultrasound. 

Feature | Prostate Cancer | April 10, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

While prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers among American men — the third leading cause of cancer...

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News | Radiation Therapy | April 06, 2017

A team of investigators has determined that young children participating in a clinical trial to assess the...

Mevion, S250i proton therapy system, Hyperscan pencil beam scanning, installation, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
News | Proton Therapy | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems announced the installation of the first Mevion S250i...

News | Prostate Cancer | April 04, 2017

Profound Medical Corp. announced that the first TULSA-PRO patient paid procedure has been successfully conducted at...

Analogic, bkFusion, bk3000, MRI-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy, EAU 2017
News | Biopsy Systems | March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 — Analogic Corp.

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News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | March 29, 2017

EDAP TMS SA announced the publication of a peer-reviewed article that analyzed Ablatherm Robotic HIFU (high-...

VERT, virtual environment radiotherapy, radiation therapy, patient anxiety, Thomas Jefferson University study
News | Radiation Therapy | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — Radiation therapists and physicians know that education can reduce anxiety before radiation...

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