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.

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...

RayStation, Raysearch, WPE, Germany, proton therapy, radiation
News | February 17, 2015

February 17, 2015 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that Westdeutsches Protonentherapiezentrum Essen (WPE) in...

News | January 09, 2015

January 8, 2015 — RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ.) has entered into a long-term distribution agreement with Kamol...

Brainlab, Adaptive Hybrid Surgery, Automatic Brain Metastasis Planning

Photo courtesy of Brainlab

Technology | December 22, 2014

December 22, 2014 — Brainlab announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for two software...

News | November 18, 2014

Mevion Medical Systems, Inc. and Philips Radiation Oncology Systems are collaborating to combine the...

RayStation
Technology | November 03, 2014

RaySearch Laboratories AB has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for version 4.5 of its treatment planning...

ASTRO 2014 Mirada RTx Adaptive Radiotherapy
News | September 24, 2014

September 24, 2014 — Mirada Medical software applied to state-of-the-art adaptive radiotherapy (ART) was the subject...

 X0000 Mirada RTx software Deformable Image Registration for Radiation Oncology
News | September 24, 2014

September 24, 2014 — Mirada Medical software applied to state-of-the-art adaptive radiotherapy (ART) was the subject...

Pediatric Brain Tumor Patient From the U.K. Undergoes First Treatment of Proton Therapy

Ashya King's prescribed treatment plan for proton therapy

News | September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014 — Five-year-old Ashya King, the brain tumor patient whose case made headlines in Europe after his...

X0000 Siemens MAGNETOM

Siemens' Magnetom Skyra 3T MRI system.

Technology | September 12, 2014

September 12, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems and Siemens Healthcare will showcase a variety of solutions that bring...

Varian ASTRO Exhibit Radiation Therapy QA Systems Treatment Planning
News | September 11, 2014

September 11, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems will showcase technologies...

Pinnacle3 Auto-planning: Accelerated IMRT and VMAT Planning With Consistent Results
News | August 07, 2014

August 7, 2014 — Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) planning...

Brainlab Introduces New Concept for Treatment of Multiple Brain Metastases
News | July 24, 2014

July 24, 2014 — Brainlab announced the release of its Elements automatic brain metastases...

News | July 22, 2014

July 22, 2014 — Three teams of medical physicists are slated to make presentations about knowledge-based...

Radyalis Releases Next-Generation Monte Carlo Proton Therapy Planning
Technology | July 22, 2014

July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for...

Elekta's Monaco 5 Treatment Planning System to Showcase at AAPM 2014
News | July 18, 2014

July 18, 2014 —Elekta announced Monaco 5 is scheduled to make its American Association of Physicists in Medicine (...

Feature | July 03, 2014 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Although the fundamental workflow has not changed for...