Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

  • The webinar "Pancreatic Cancer Outcome Highlights via On-table Adaptive MR-guided Radiation" will be presented by Parag Parikh, BSE, M.D., associate professor of radiation oncology and biomedical engineering at Washington University in St.

  • Radiation was delivered to the left chest wall, internalmammary chain, left supraclavicular fossa and medialaxilla of this patient with the TomoTherapy System.

    The nonprofit healthcare provider Swedish Medical Center (SMC) has been serving the Seattle area for more than 100 years. It has locations in both the city of Seattle and its surrounding suburbs, providing care in specialty areas such as cardiology, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatrics and more...

  • Best Medical Expands Radiation Therapy Offers With New Acquisitions

     TeamBest companies are planning for a major expansion by diversifying its area of expertise and product lines, to meet the growing demands of an increasing and aging population. Earlier this year, Best Medical International (BMI) purchased Envisioneering Medical Technologies’ assets including...

  • The current Guinness World Record holder for the tallest man, Sultan Kosen, won't be posting new records for height anymore, but that's just fine with him. Kosen appears to have stopped growing following radiation...

  • There is yet no straightforward way to determine the optimal dose level and treatment schedules for high-dose radiation therapies such as stereotactic radiation therapy, used to treat brain and lung cancer, or for high-dose brachytherapy for prostate and other cancers.

Elekta and Brainlab Offer Streamlined Workflow for Stereotactic Radiotherapy
News | Radiation Therapy | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Elekta and Brainlab have reconfirmed their alliance for the integrated use of the Elekta Versa HD...

Pancreatic Cancer Outcome Highlights via On-table Adaptive MR-guided Radiation Therapy, MRI guided RT.
Sponsored Content | Webinar | Radiation Therapy | October 13, 2017

The webinar "Pancreatic Cancer Outcome Highlights via On-table Adaptive MR-guided Radiation" will be presented by...

CyberKnife System Provides Excellent Long-Term Control of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced that data from a prospective study of 230 men with low-risk...

more healthcare providers and patients are choosing options such as Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery
News | Radiation Therapy | July 31, 2017

Each year, up to 650,000 people who were previously diagnosed with various forms of cancer will develop brain...

Surgery and High-Dose SBRT Radiation Can Be Combined to Treat Kidney Cancer
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | July 05, 2017

July 5, 2017 — A new study from Roswell Park Cancer Institute reporting the findings of the first clinical trial to...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Accuray, CyberKnife system, SBRT, long-term disease control, prostate cancer, ASCO GU study
News | Radiation Therapy | February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017 — Accuray Inc. recently announced data from a prospective, Phase II, 17-center study which showed...

prostate cancer, partial gland, SBRT, clinical trial, UH Hospitals
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — Physicians at University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center (Cleveland) have started a clinical trial...

prostate cancer, stereotactic body radiation therapy, SBRT, cure rate, UT Southwestern Study
News | Prostate Cancer | April 19, 2016

April 19, 2016 — A five-year study shows that...

Brainlab, ExacTrac patient positioning, prostate cancer, SBRT
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — Brainlab announced the results of a study with leading international cancer centers aimed at...

PetCure Oncology, stereotactic radiosurgery, SRS, Laura Leal, Cincinnati

Pet owner Laura Leal and her beloved Boxer Addy, join Kelli Sloane, radiation therapist, after successful treatment of Addy's brain tumor with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) at PetCure Oncology at Care Center in Cincinnati. Photo courtesy of Business Wire

News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | December 23, 2015

December 23, 2015 — What is the connection between a family in Birmingham, Ala., and a veterinary cancer care team...

Johns Hopkins, pancreatic cancer, stereotactic body radiotherapy, SBRT
News | May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015 — Two studies from Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center add to preliminary evidence that...

Radiation was delivered to the left chest wall, internalmammary chain, left supraclavicular fossa and medialaxilla of this patient with the TomoTherapy System.

Case Study | April 09, 2015

The nonprofit healthcare provider Swedish Medical Center (SMC) has been serving the Seattle area for more than 100...

2-View: A 3-D, axial, sagittal and coronal view of the treated areahighlighted in pink, as well as radiation dose shown in multicoloredisodose lines.

Case Study | April 09, 2015

Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee, purchased a CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System in December...

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