Radiation Therapy

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

April 28, 2017 — Nottingham City Hospital in the United Kingdom has chosen RayStation as the new...

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

April 27, 2017 — Jason P. Sheehan, M.D., Ph.D., FAANS, winner of the Leksell Radiosurgery Award, presented his...

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

April 24, 2017 — Elekta announced that its Leksell Vantage Stereotactic System, will be highlighted at the American...

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

April 21, 2017 — A multidisciplinary clinical team at Nicklaus Children's Hospital used magnetic-resonance guided...

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

April 20, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that updated clinical data on the use of...

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

April 18, 2017 — The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, will collaborate with...

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

April 12, 2017 — Theraclion announced results of a study evaluating the long-term assessment of...

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News | Radiation Therapy | April 06, 2017

April 6, 2017 — A team of investigators has determined that young children participating in a clinical trial to...

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...

high-intensity focused ultrasound, HIFU, prostate tissue ablation, after radiotherapy, EDAP TMS SA, Ablatherm, British Journal of Urology International study
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | March 29, 2017

March 29, 2017 — EDAP TMS SA announced the publication of a peer-reviewed article that analyzed Ablatherm Robotic...

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...

proton therapy, recurrent lung cancer, clinical study, IMPT, 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium
News | Proton Therapy | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — A new study offers hope for patients with recurrent...

lung cancer, radiation therapy, immune checkpoint inhibitors, 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium, clinical study
News | Lung Cancer | March 22, 2017

March 22, 2017 — An emerging approach for cancer treatment seeks to combine...

SBRT, stereotactic body radiation therapy, early-stage lung cancer, patients 80 and older, 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium, study
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | March 20, 2017

March 20, 2017 — Patients in their 80s and 90s who have early-stage...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy System, eBx, 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients, Miami Breast Cancer Conference
News | Brachytherapy Systems | March 15, 2017

March 15, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that more than 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients have been treated with...

reducing radiation therapy, breast cancer, cut treatment costs, Duke Cancer Institute study
News | Radiation Therapy | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Over half of older women with early stage breast cancer received more...

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