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 | September 27, 2010

September 27, 2010 — A new plug-in quickly and easily assesses clinically relevant parameters for abdominal...

News | September 20, 2010

September 20, 2010 – A newly signed agreement may lead to an automated way to more accurately evaluate a...

Feature | September 20, 2010

There is yet no straightforward way to determine the optimal dose level and treatment schedules for high-dose...

Feature | September 20, 2010

September 20, 2010 – There is yet no straightforward way to determine the optimal dose level and treatment...

Technology | August 05, 2010

During the 2010 AAPM annual meeting, TomoTherapy introduced two new radiation therapy (RT) systems. The TomoMobile...

News | August 04, 2010

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) President Mike Herman, M.D., explains some of the...

Technology | July 21, 2010

July 21, 2010 – A new version of a multimodality treatment planning system for brachytherapy and external...

Technology | July 19, 2010

July 19, 2010 – New, integrated software solutions from Siemens designed to assist in radiation therapy...

Technology | June 11, 2010

June 11, 2010 - As the adoption of volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) becomes more widespread, a new upgrade to...

News | May 17, 2010

May 17, 2010 - The radiation oncology community will discuss steps manufacturers of linear accelerators, radiation...

News | April 21, 2010

April 21, 2010 - A computerized segmentation system can reliably estimate changes in tumor size on...

News | February 18, 2010

February 19, 2010 - At Roseville Radiation Oncology Center (ROC) at Radiological Associates of Sacramento (...

Technology | November 04, 2009

November 3, 2009 - Elekta presented new tools for improved clinical precision, workflow efficiency and...

Technology | November 02, 2009

November 1, 2009 - Nucletron offers the new Oncentra VMAT treatment planning solution for rotational...

Technology | October 01, 2009

Varians' IKOE, a new knowledge-based auto-contouring system, puts expert experience at your fingertips....

Technology | September 29, 2009

Imagine being able to view vascular, soft tissue, bony, and abnormal structures at the same time is...

Technology | September 29, 2009

Philips Healthcare’s offers simulation and planning software to help advance intensity-modulated radiation...

Feature | August 14, 2009

Varian Medical Systems exhibits the RapidArc linear accelerator and BrachyVision Acuros, among other...

Feature | August 14, 2009

The widespread adoption of volumetric-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) is driving an influx of new tools supporting the...

Technology | July 29, 2009

July 29, 2009 - A patient's anatomy changes shape between treatments fractions. Doctors and physicists...