Radiation Therapy

The radiation therapy channel covers all aspects of radiation oncology technology. Radiation therapy includes linear accelerators (LINAC), proton therapy, brachytherapy, image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), focused ultrasound, stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), treatment planning systems and tomotherapy.

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | Treatment Planning | July 05, 2017

Recently, the oncology department needed to update its...

Generating Precise Treatment Plans

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Feature | Treatment Planning | July 05, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

While radiation oncologists have a number of proven techniques at their disposal for treating patients, the reality...

First New York Metropolitan Hospital Treats Cancer Patients With Accuray Radixact System
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — Accuray Inc. and Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care (MECCC), part of the Montefiore Health...

IBA and Philips Step Up Commercial Collaboration in Brazilian Proton Therapy Market
News | Radiation Therapy | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — IBA and Philips announced in mid-June they are stepping up their combined effort for...

ASTRO Names 2017 Gold Medalists in Radiation Oncology
News | Radiation Therapy | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) announced the 2017 ASTRO Gold Medalists. Søren M...

News | Radiation Therapy | June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 — IBA announced the accreditation of an International Competence Center (ICC) training course by the...

Multiple Uses for Gamma Knife to Drive Market Growth Through 2025
News | Radiation Therapy | June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 — Due to its widespread success in treating several types of brain cancer, global market growth for...

Augmenix Announces First New Zealand Prostate Cancer Patient Treated with SpaceOAR Hydrogel
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Augmenix Inc. announced that the first patient in New Zealand has been treated with SpaceOAR...

News | PACS | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — Medidata and Median Technologies announced a new collaboration to streamline the growth and use of...

ASTRO Issues Guideline for Stereotactic Radiation Use in Early-Stage Lung Cancer
Feature | Lung Cancer | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) recently issued a new clinical guideline for the...

University of Wisconsin-Madison Partners With RaySearch on RayCare OIS
News | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — The Department of Human Oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has entered into an...

IUCT Oncopole Installs First Radixact Radiotherapy System in France
News | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced that the University Cancer Institute of Toulouse Oncopole (IUCT Oncopole) in...

Henry Ford Cancer Institute First in World to Install Viewray MRIdian Linac
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | June 19, 2017

June 19, 2017 — The Henry Ford Cancer Institute is the first in Michigan – and first in the world – to offer...

News | Radiation Oncology | June 12, 2017

The alliance will study the feasibility of using CRnR’s converging x-ray lens technology as an effective...

stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | June 12, 2017

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) issued a new clinical guideline for the use of...

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiation Therapy | June 08, 2017

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) employs significantly higher per fraction radiation doses than...

Feature | Radiation Therapy | June 07, 2017 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), precision-based medicine is an emerging approach for disease...

Gamma Knife
News | Radiation Oncology | June 05, 2017

Up to 45 percent of all cancer patients develop brain...

ASTRO Opposes White House Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for Cancer Research and Care
News | Radiation Therapy | May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) released a statement last week strongly opposing...

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