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 | 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...

Technology | September 03, 2008

The CyberKnife System aims to deliver high-dose, hypofractionated radiosurgery treatments. Using robotic...

Technology | September 03, 2008

Elekta will debut its eXtend program, a complete system for extending the utilization of Leksell Gamma Knife...

Technology | August 19, 2008

The CyberKnife System is reportedly the first and only dedicated radiosurgery system designed to treat tumors with...

News | November 08, 2007

November 9, 2007 - The National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee advised that the FDA lift the...

News | September 17, 2007

September 18, 2007 - Varian Medical Systems, Inc. and BrainLAB announced at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (...

Technology | September 17, 2007

Novalis Tx integrates Varian's Trilogy Tx linear accelerator and new HD120 multi-leaf collimator offering 2...

News | August 19, 2007

August 20, 2007 — The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Medicine is adding an Elekta...

News | July 29, 2007

July 30, 2007 - Users of Integra Radionics’ XKnife noninvasive radiosurgery presented their latest advances in the...

News | July 29, 2007

July 30, 2007 — The FDA's Nanotechnology Task Force released a report that recommends the agency consider developing...

Edward Cancer Center, Naperville, IL

Case Study | July 09, 2007

Clinicians at Edward Cancer Center in Naperville, IL are using a Trilogy system from Varian Medical Systems to offer...

News | January 21, 2007

January 22, 2007 - Washington Hospital will be among the first facilities in the world to offer the Leksell Gamma...

Technology | August 23, 2006

XKnife RT 4.0 is an update to XKnife RT 3.0, which is used by neurosurgeons, oncologists, physicists and...

Technology | June 25, 2006

Elekta now offers a 6-D robotic image-guided stereotactic system optimized for treatment of the spine. The AXESSE...