Radiation Therapy

insightec exablate high intensity focused ultrasound system

The InSightec ExAblate focused ultrasound system developed to treat essential tremor. Studies are underway to see if FUS can be used to treat other brain conditions and brain cancer.

Feature | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | February 03, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Focused ultrasound (FUS), also called...

ASTRO, lawmakers, healthcare access, insurance coverage, Congress, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | February 03, 2017

February 3, 2017 — As the new Congress and administration wrestle with policy decisions on the provision of high-...

RayStation 6, new release, RaySearch Laboratories, radiation therapy, treatment planning, TomoTherapy
Technology | Treatment Planning | February 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 — RayStation 6, the latest release of RaySearch’s...

RayStation, radiation therapy, treatment planning system, University of Wisconsin Madison
News | Treatment Planning | January 30, 2017

January 30, 2017 — The Department of Human Oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has chosen RayStation as...

Mevion S250 proton therapy system, UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health, Airo CT scanner, Veritiy Patient Positioning System, radiation therapy
News | Proton Therapy | January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems and UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health recently announced the first...

Accuray, Radixact Treatment Delivery System, Miami Cancer Institute, first patients
News | Radiation Therapy | January 26, 2017

January 26, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced recently that Miami Cancer Institute, a part of Baptist Health South...

Elekta Gamma Knife, hypofractionated radiosurgery, large or complex brain tumors, Journal of Neurosurgery study
News | Radiation Therapy | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — Elekta announced new data demonstrating Leksell Gamma Knife better spares healthy brain tissue...

Hitachi Healthcare America Corp., Hitachi Aloka Medical, integration and expansion, Americas market
News | Business | January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017 — Hitachi Ltd. announced the formation of a new Americas...

MRgFUS
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | January 17, 2017

Insightec, a leader in MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) therapy, announced today that the Japanese Ministry of...

Elekta, Esteya electronic brachytherapy system, Radiation Oncology Centres, first in Australia, skin cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — On Dec. 8, 2016, a female patient in her 60s became the first in the Australia/New Zealand region...

Accuray, Radixact System, radiation therapy, Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital, HKSH
News | Radiation Therapy | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Accuray Inc. signed an agreement in December with Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital (HKSH) for...

Augmenix, SpaceOAR hydrogel spacer, three-year trial data, Red Journal, prostate cancer radiotherapy
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Augmenix Inc. announced that the International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology and Physics...

News | Artificial Intelligence | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton  and data analytics company Kaggle recently...

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | January 10, 2017

January 10, 2017 — Mobius Medical Systems LP announced in December that DoseLab, the complete TG-142 solution, now...

Varian, radiotherapy, online educational resource, cancer
News | Radiation Therapy | January 05, 2017

January 5, 2017 — Varian Medical Systems recently announced the launch of a new website for the exchange of clinical...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiation Oncology | January 05, 2017

Join Chris Toth, president, Oncology Systems Americas, for a look at Varian’s new product introductions and major...

iCAD, IORT boost, Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy System, intraoperative radiation therapy, whole breast radiation, early-stage breast cancer, SABCS 2016
News | Brachytherapy Systems | January 05, 2017

January 5, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that researchers presented updated data on the use of...

metastatic colorectal cancer, mCRC, Sirtex, NCCN guidelines, Y-90 microspheres
News | Radiation Therapy | January 03, 2017

January 3, 2017 — Sirtex Medical Limited announced in December that SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres have been...

radiation therapy complications with implant reconstruction, autologous reconstruction
News | Radiation Therapy | January 02, 2017

January 2, 2017 — Radiotherapy increased complications and impaired patient-reported satisfaction with reconstructed...

News | Radiation Therapy | December 23, 2016

A University of Rochester Medical Center study shows that when tumors are treated with...

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