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.

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...

News | September 22, 2008

September 23, 2008 - The number of newly-diagnosed cancer patients age 65 and older who are enrolled in Medicare’s...

News | September 21, 2008

September 22, 2008 - Using the Novalis Tx platform from Varian Medical Systems and BrainLAB, doctors are performing...