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.

Accuray, RaySearch, collaboration agreement, treatment planning support, TomoTherapy, CyberKnife, radiation therapy

RayStation image courtesy of RaySearch Laboratories AB

News | Treatment Planning | November 05, 2015

November 5, 2015 — Accuray Inc. and RaySearch Laboratories AB announced an expansion on their existing relationship...

Siemens, ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy systems and software, Biograph RT Pro, PET/CT, syngo.via

RT Pro edition Biograph mCT system image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Radiation Therapy | October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015 — In October, Siemens Healthcare debuted a host of imaging systems that enable...

Feature | Proton Therapy | September 09, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis

The current state of proton therapy can be assessed fairly quickly by looking at a map: At the end of 2014, there...

Three plans and respective DVHs, P1B5 (solid), P1F4 (dashed), P1F5 (dotted)

Case one: Three plans and respective DVHs, P1B5 (solid), P1F4 (dashed), P1F5 (dotted)

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiology Imaging | September 09, 2015

Plan optimization and dose calculation for complex VMAT plans are computationally challenging tasks. Depending on...

Brainlab, Automatic Brain Metastases Planning software, first U.S. patient, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia
News | Treatment Planning | September 08, 2015

September 8, 2015 — Brainlab announced that its Automatic Brain Metastases Planning software has been used for the...

Varian, Developer Cloud, OncoPeer online forum, next-generation cancer treatment technologies
News | Radiation Therapy | September 02, 2015

September 2, 2015 — Varian Medical Systems has added a new cloud-based toolkit to the company's OncoPeer interactive...

Brainlab, Automatic Brain Metastases Planning software, radiosurgery, neurosurgery, AAPM
News | Treatment Planning | August 03, 2015

August 3, 2015 — Leading radiosurgery experts presented their experiences with Automatic Brain Metastases Planning...

Videos | Radiation Oncology | July 28, 2015

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) President John Boone, Ph.D., discusses the impact of imaging...

Mirada Medical, deformable image registration, DIR, QA, RegistrationQX, AAPM
News | Radiation Oncology | July 13, 2015

July 13, 2015 - Mirada Medical and collaborators from the University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands,...

Philips, Pinnacle Auto-Planning, IMRT, VMAT
News | June 26, 2015

June 26, 2015 - Pinnacle³ Auto-Planning from Philips is designed to simplify and accelerate intensity-modulated...

Feature | June 04, 2015 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane
Elekta, Monaco, v5.10, CE Mark
News | May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 — Elekta has CE marked the latest version (v5.10) of its popular Monaco...

Technology | April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015 — Brainlab expanded on its “Elements” strategy for treatment of brain and spine tumors with the...

RayStation Version 4.5

Feature | April 01, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis

As radiation therapy becomes more...

Hodgkin lymphoma, pediatric imaging, guidelines, radiation therapy, FDG-PET, CT
News | March 04, 2015

March 4, 2015 — The International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group (ILROG) has issued a guideline outlining the use...

News | March 03, 2015

March 3, 2015 — Using complex computational algorithms based on repeated sampling, a University of Arkansas graduate...

Cherenkov effect, radiation therapy, treatment planning, dosimetry
News | February 26, 2015

February 26, 2015 — Investigators from Dartmouth College’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center have discovered how the...

Technology | February 20, 2015

February 20, 2015 — Mobius Medical Systems LP announced the release of Mobius3D version 1.5. For users...