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.

News | March 16, 2010
March 16, 2010 - In a recent study, highly-focused stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) proved it can eliminate...
News | January 11, 2010
January 11, 2010 - Reirradiation using fractionated stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) after previous radiotherapy for...

IRay System

Technology | January 11, 2010
January 11, 2010 - The first ever masked and sham-controlled study designed to demonstrate the efficacy and safety of...

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 to a new...
News | September 30, 2009
September 30, 2009 - A 17-year-old female with a complex arteriovenous malformation of the brain has become the first...
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 brain...
News | August 10, 2009
August 11, 2009 - Despite a hurried rise in robotic urological surgery in the past 10 years as hospitals try to stay...

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 ways,...

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 growth in...
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-guided...
News | January 14, 2009
January 14, 2009 – After performing stereotactic transperineal prostate biopsy on 747 patients, researchers concluded...
News | January 13, 2009
January 13, 2009 - Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology has opened the Tampa Bay area’s second CyberKnife treatment center...
News | December 28, 2008
December 29, 2008 - Accuray Inc. said that 100 CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery Systems now have been installed within...
Technology | November 20, 2008
November 20, 2008 -The recently FDA-cleared Aktina pinPoint system is a frameless noninvasive localization and...
Technology | September 22, 2008
Accuray's InTempo Adaptive Imaging System enhances the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System’s ability to continually...