Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology is a medical specialty that uses radiation therapy to treat cancer. The radiation therapy channel covers all aspects of radiation oncology technology. Radiation therapy includes linear accelerators (LINAC), proton therapybrachytherapyimage guided radiation therapy (IGRT)focused ultrasoundstereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), treatment planning systems and tomotherapy.

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Selecting the best set of gantry angles for delivering an IMRT treatment can be challenging, even for a skilled ...

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Acceletronics Inc. announced that it has recently completed the installation of 15 TheraView Electronic Portal Imaging ...

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July 26, 2007 - Varian Medical Systems has recently enhanced its Eclipse treatment planning system with beam angle ...

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A new type of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) imaging system could enable surgeons and interventional radiologists ...

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Top performing facilities, such as Central Arkansas Radiation Therapy Institute (CARTI), are employing the ExacTrac X ...

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July 25, 2007 – Accuray Inc. featured its Xsight Lung Tracking System designed for the non-invasive treatment of lung ...

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July 23, 2007 – Standard Imaging announced at AAPM the final release of RAy Film Dosimetry Software, a 3D solution for ...

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July 25, 2007 - Royal Philips Electronics recently displayed its Pinnacle3System 810 and Pinnacle3 Web Publishing, two ...

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July 25, 2007-Siemens has agreed to acquire all outstanding shares of Dade Behring by submitting a cash offer to the ...

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July 23, 2007 – Standard Imaging announced at AAPM the final release of RAy Film Dosimetry Software, a 3D solution for ...

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July 25, 2007 – BrainLAB highlighted its ExacTrac X-ray 6D image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) system, reportedly ...

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July 25, 2007 - Royal Philips Electronics recently displayed its Pinnacle3 System 810 and Pinnacle3 Web Publishing, two ...

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July 25, 2007 – Accelerations Inc., a U.S. provider of oncology equipment service and distributor of new and pre-owned ...

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July 25, 2007 – The IBA business unit, IBA Particle Therapy, recently announced the release of its full-size Universal ...

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Varian showcased at AAPM 2007 a new "smart" radiotherapy treatment planning tool that will reportedly enable clinicians ...

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July 25, 2007 – Varian Medical Systems recently displayed its I-Response software created by Cedara, that shows how ...

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July 25, 2007 - Outpatient Care Technology wants to recognize and highlight cancer treatment centers that creatively and ...

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July 25, 2007 – Accelerations Inc., a U.S. provider of oncology equipment service and distributor of new and pre-owned ...

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July 25, 2007 – The IBA business unit, IBA Particle Therapy, recently announced the release of its full-size Universal ...

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July 24, 2007 - At this year’s American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting, Elekta showcased ...

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