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.

Feature | June 04, 2015 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane
Today, treatment planning - the...
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 sophisticated and...
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...
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...
Varian ASTRO Exhibit Radiation Therapy QA Systems Treatment Planning
News | September 11, 2014
September 11, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems will showcase technologies developed to support knowledge sharing among...
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 is a...