Radiation Therapy

News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | May 24, 2017

The University Medical Centre (UMC) Utrecht in the Netherlands recently treated the first patient as part of a...

First Patient Treated With Pencil Beam Scanning at Institute Curie Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — IBA announced that the first patient has been treated with pencil beam scanning (PBS) technology at...

ASTRO's 59th Annual Meeting Will Explore Art and Science of Radiation Oncology
News | Radiation Therapy | May 19, 2017

Registration has opened for the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), which...

MidMichigan Medical Center to Install RAD Technology Temporary Radiotherapy Vault
News | Radiation Therapy | May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 — RAD Technology Medical Systems and MidMichigan Medical Center — Alpena broke ground the end of March...

News | Radiation Therapy | May 16, 2017

Proton International announced the successful financing of a new state-of-the-art radiation therapy center and a...

Proton Monte Carlo Dose Calculation Now Part of RayStation Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | May 15, 2017

RaySearch demonstrated a new Monte Carlo dose planning feature for proton therapy on its RayStation system at the...

Arkansas Surgeon Reports Positive Findings From Use of BioZorb 3-D Marker
News | Radiation Therapy | May 12, 2017

A new research study concluded that use of the BioZorb surgical marker appears to provide better cosmetic outcomes...

Radiation Oncologists Call on Congress to Boost Cancer Research Funding
News | Radiation Therapy | May 09, 2017

May 9, 2017 — More than 100 radiation oncologists from across the United States took to Capitol Hill last week...

Work Starts on Belgium's First Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | May 05, 2017

IBA announced that building works have begun on the Proton Therapy Center ParTICLe – Belgium’s first center for...

Mevion and medPhoton Bring Advanced Cone Beam CT Imaging to Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | May 04, 2017

Mevion Medical Systems announced a strategic agreement with medPhoton GmbH to integrate ImagingRing, an innovative...

U.S. Clinical Data Supports Echotherapy With Echopulse for Breast Fibroadenomas
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | May 04, 2017

Theraclion recently announced the presentation of data from the U.S. feasibility trial of echotherapy with Echopulse...

Stereotactic Radiation Highly Effective for Kidney Cancer
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | May 03, 2017

Kidney cancer patients may soon have an alternative to traditional treatments, according to new research at UT...

Three-Week Radiation Therapy Treatment Post-Mastectomy Safe and Effective
News | Radiation Therapy | May 02, 2017

A shorter course of radiation therapy given to breast cancer patients following mastectomy is safe and effective and...

Australia's Monash Cancer Centre Treats First Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patient With Xoft System
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | May 01, 2017

iCAD Inc. announced the first early-stage breast cancer patient was treated in Australia with intraoperative...

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...

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