Radiation Therapy

The radiation therapy channel covers all aspects of radiation oncology technology. This 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.

News | Radiation Therapy | May 16, 2017

May 16, 2017 — Proton International announced the successful financing of a new state-of-the-art...

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

May 15, 2017 — RaySearch demonstrated a new Monte Carlo dose planning feature for...

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Treatment Planning | May 15, 2017

The webinar "Advances in Computed Tomography (CT) to Enhance Radiation Therapy Planning," will offer an overview of...

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

May 5, 2017 — IBA announced that building works have begun on the Proton Therapy Center ParTICLe – Belgium’s first...

CyberKnife System Provides Effective Treatment Option for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients
News | Radiation Therapy | May 05, 2017

May 5, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced preliminary results from a prospective, phase I clinical trial evaluating...

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

May 4, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems announced a strategic agreement with medPhoton GmbH to integrate ImagingRing,...

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

May 4, 2017 — Theraclion recently announced the presentation of data from the U.S. feasibility trial of echotherapy...

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

May 3, 2017 — Kidney cancer patients may soon have an alternative to traditional treatments, according to new...

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

May 1, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced the first early-stage breast cancer patient was treated in Australia with...

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

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...

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