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 | 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 continually...
News | September 22, 2008
September 23, 2008 – A multicenter trial testing intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for patients with early...
News | September 22, 2008
September 23, 2008 – Cancer patients with tumors that have spread to the brain (brain metastases) who undergo...
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
Elekta will debut its eXtend program, a complete system for extending the utilization of Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion...
Technology | September 03, 2008
The CyberKnife System aims to deliver high-dose, hypofractionated radiosurgery treatments. Using robotic technologies...
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 current...
News | September 17, 2007
September 18, 2007 - Varian Medical Systems, Inc. and BrainLAB announced at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS...
Technology | September 17, 2007
Novalis Tx integrates Varian's Trilogy Tx linear accelerator and new HD120 multi-leaf collimator offering 2.5 mm...
News | August 19, 2007
August 20, 2007 — The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Medicine is adding an Elekta Synergy...
News | July 29, 2007
July 30, 2007 — The FDA's Nanotechnology Task Force released a report that recommends the agency consider developing...
News | July 29, 2007
July 30, 2007 - Users of Integra Radionics’ XKnife noninvasive radiosurgery presented their latest advances in the...

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 Knife...
Technology | August 23, 2006
XKnife RT 4.0 is an update to XKnife RT 3.0, which is used by neurosurgeons, oncologists, physicists and dosimetrists....
Technology | June 25, 2006
Elekta now offers a 6-D robotic image-guided stereotactic system optimized for treatment of the spine. The AXESSE...

Joel Goldwein, M.D. is vice president of Medical Affairs for IMPAC Medical Systems, an Elekta company.

Feature | May 21, 2006
Where are the synergies of bringing together Elekta and IMPAC? The synergies are numerous, but all converge on our...