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.

News | Prostate Cancer

July 12, 2021 — Most countries have not introduced nationwide prostate cancer screening, as current methods result in ...

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News | Artificial Intelligence

July 9, 2021 — GE Healthcare announced the integration of Spectronic Medical AB AI-based software[1] for more precise ...

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News | ASTRO

July 8, 2021 — Registration opens today for the American Society for Radiation Oncology's (ASTRO) 63rd Annual Meeting ...

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Feature | Treatment Planning | Information provided by Grand View Research

The rapid increase in global cancer prevalence is driving the demand for innovative and accurate oncology treatment ...

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Feature | Breast Imaging | By Ananth Ravi, Ph.D.

The challenges faced by hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic have severely impacted cancer care. While the ...

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News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy

July 1, 2021 — The University of Oxford announced commencement of enrollment for the Phase I PanDox study of ...

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News | Radiation Therapy

June 29, 2021 — UPMC Hillman Cancer Center will be the first cancer center in the eastern United States, and one of just ...

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News | Lung Imaging

June 29, 2021 — Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer-related deaths. Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) ...

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News | PET Imaging

June 28, 2021 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new imaging agent for detection of prostate ...

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News | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS)

June 28, 2021 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announced an extension of its relationship with Centre hospitalier ...

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News | Radiology Business

June 25, 2021 — Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc., a leading national provider of radiology and oncology solutions to ...

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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

June 25, 2021 — Patients with primary lung cancer detected using low-dose computed tomography screening are at reduced ...

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News | Radiation Therapy

June 24, 2021 — An effort by the Michigan Radiation Oncology Quality Consortium reduced excessive radiation treatments ...

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News | Proton Therapy

June 24, 2021 — Mevion Medical Systems announced that the first proton center in the Mountain West, the Senator Orrin G ...

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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

June 22, 2021 — NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes, LLC, a global innovator in the development, production and ...

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News | Prostate Cancer

June 21, 2021 — A phase III clinical trial has validated the effectiveness of the prostate-specific membrane antigen ...

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News | Linear Accelerators

June 18, 2021 — Elekta announced that its Elekta Harmony radiation therapy system recently received U.S. FDA 510(k) ...

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News | PET Imaging

June 16, 2021 — The effects of COVID-19 on the brain can be accurately measured with positron emission tomography (PET) ...

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News | Artificial Intelligence

June 15, 2021 — The impact of deploying artificial intelligence (AI) for radiation cancer therapy in a real-world ...

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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

June 14, 2021 — Heart disease and cancer are the leading causes of death in the United States, and it’s increasingly ...

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