Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), or stereotactic ablative radiotherapy, is a type of radiation therapy that precisely targets a tumor with high doses of radiation by using several beams of various intensities aimed at different angles.

David D. Howell, M.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology at the University of Michigan Medical School.

News | October 13, 2009

October 13, 2009 - Cost to deliver radiation varies widely from one delivery method to the next, according...

News | September 30, 2009

September 30, 2009 - A 17-year-old female with a complex arteriovenous malformation of the brain has become the...

Technology | September 29, 2009

Accelerated partial breast irradiation, carbon nanotube X-ray for medical imaging and radiation therapy and...

News | August 27, 2009

August 27, 2009 - Staged stereotactic radiotherapy with a 2-week interfraction interval for unresectable...

News | August 10, 2009

August 11, 2009 - Despite a hurried rise in robotic urological surgery in the past 10 years as hospitals...

Iris C. Gibbs, M.D. is a radiation oncologist at Stanford University.

Feature | July 22, 2009 | Iris C. Gibbs, M.D., radiation oncologist, Stanford University

Advances in the medical field have allowed physicians to treat cancer patients in a number of different...

Eric Nussbaum, M.D., chair of the National Brain Aneurysm Center based at St. Joseph's Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

News | May 06, 2009

May 6, 2009 - Eric Nussbaum, M.D., chair of the National Brain Aneurysm Center based at St. Joseph's Hospital in St...

News | March 05, 2009

March 5, 2009 - The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center (Houston, TX) will add Elekta's Leksell Gamma...

News | March 05, 2009

March 5, 2009 – Fifty patients who have undergone stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) at Temple University have...

News | March 02, 2009

March 2, 2009 - Accuray Inc. said today that its CyberKnife lung cancer treatments experienced significant...

News | February 25, 2009

February 26, 2009 - Accuray Inc. said its recent 8th Annual CyberKnife Users' Meeting attracted over 500 surgeons,...

News | January 27, 2009

January 27, 2009 – Varian Medical Systems and BrainLAB will showcase the Novalis Tx platform, performing image-...

News | January 14, 2009

January 14, 2009 – After performing stereotactic transperineal prostate biopsy on 747 patients, researchers...

News | January 13, 2009

January 13, 2009 - Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology has opened the Tampa Bay area’s second CyberKnife treatment...

News | December 28, 2008

December 29, 2008 - Accuray Inc. said that 100 CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery Systems now have been...

Technology | November 20, 2008

November 20, 2008 -The recently FDA-cleared Aktina pinPoint system is a frameless noninvasive localization...

News | September 22, 2008

September 23, 2008 - Accuray Inc. introduced at ASTRO 2008 its InTempo Adaptive Imaging System, which enhances the...

Technology | September 22, 2008

Accuray's InTempo Adaptive Imaging System enhances the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System’s ability to...

News | September 22, 2008

September 23, 2008 – A multicenter trial testing intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for patients with...

News | September 22, 2008

September 23, 2008 – Cancer patients with tumors that have spread to the brain (brain metastases) who undergo...