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.

RaySearch, RayStation, Texas Center for Proton Therapy, treatment planning
News | Radiation Oncology | July 07, 2015
July 7, 2015 - The Texas Center for Proton Therapy announced it has selected RayStation from RaySearch Laboratories as...
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
Today, treatment planning - the heart of radiation therapy systems - is almost entirely computer based, and is designed...
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 treatment planning system,...
News | May 20, 2015
May 20, 2015 — State-of-the-art deformable image registration and multimodality imaging techniques continue to drive...
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 sophisticated and new methods are devised for treating cancer, treatment planning...
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 of...
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 complex...
Technology | February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015 — Mobius Medical Systems LP announced the release of Mobius3D version 1.5. For users with the...
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 treatment planning...
RayStation
Technology | November 03, 2014
RaySearch Laboratories AB has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for version 4.5 of its treatment planning system...
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 of...
 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 of...
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...