Treatment Planning

Having a treatment plan is an important part of radiation therapy. This channel page includes news and new technology innovations for treatment plans.

Technology | April 12, 2011

April 12, 2011 – A new online network for physicians has gone live. Quentry, from Brainlab, provides the...

Figure 3 (left) Cognis CRT-D, color-coded cyan/casing, yellow/battery, orange/HV capacitors, red/capacitor strip, purple/HV transformer, blue/antenna, green/capacitor block. Right, Altrua 60 ICP.

Feature | March 21, 2011 | Michael S. Gossman, M.S., DABR

For more than 20 years, radiation oncologists have emphasized the importance of radiation-tolerant heart rhythm...

Technology | March 08, 2011

March 8, 2011 – Varian Medical Systems and ScandiDos have signed a nonexclusive distributor agreement. The...

News | March 08, 2011

March 8, 2011 – RaySearch Laboratories has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Princess...

Technology | February 22, 2011

During ASTRO 2010, Nucletron highlighted improvements in its new Oncentra 4.0 treatment planning software...

Technology | January 06, 2011

Siemens CT Vision image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) system combines a Siemens linac and a computed...

News | January 03, 2011

January 3, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) clearance for software used for...

Technology | November 22, 2010

IBA's Compass 3-D treatment verification and dose analysis software helps reduce radiation exposure to...

Technology | November 22, 2010

IBA introduced its new Proteus One proton treatment system during ASTRO 2010. It is about one-third the...

Siemens Artiste

News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — The IM-RealART Solution is one of the first real-time adaptive radiation therapy...

News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — The Vero stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) system offers dynamic tumor-tracking and...

Technology | November 08, 2010

November 8, 2010 – Improved treatment planning software from IBA has algorithms to warn clinicians if...

News | November 05, 2010

November 5, 2010 - A dedicated intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) workplace with upgrades was...

News | November 05, 2010

November 5, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) clearance for an advanced dose...

News | November 04, 2010

November 4, 2010 – Several new radiation oncology tools were on display at the American Society for...

High-Field Open MRI Introduced for Radiation Oncology
Technology | November 04, 2010

November 4, 2010 – A new magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for oncology use was introduced at the American Society...

Technology | November 03, 2010

November 3, 2010 – A new option for radiation therapy will be showcased at the American Society for Radiation...

Technology | October 29, 2010

October 29. 2010 – The company D3 Radiation Planning has changed its name to D3 Radiation Oncology Solutions. The...

News | October 20, 2010

October 20, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for a system designed to...

Technology | October 05, 2010

October 5, 2010 — Newly launched Abas (atlas-based autosegmentation) 2.0 software includes the simultaneous...