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.

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...

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...