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.

New features added to treatment planning systems have not made dosimetrists more efficient. Treatment planning takes anywhere from one to six days.

New features added to treatment planning systems have not made dosimetrists more efficient. Treatment planning takes anywhere from one to six days.

Feature | October 01, 2013 | Williette Nyanue

Treatment planning systems have been an integral part of radiation therapy since the 1980s; however, today’s systems...

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Varian TrueBeam

Feature | September 30, 2013

September 30, 2013 – IMRIS Inc. and Varian Medical Systems presented data at the American Society for Radiation...

FDA regulates apps, mobile devices
Feature | September 26, 2013 | Dave Fornell

As the use of mobile computing devices and smartphones has rapidly proliferated in healthcare over the past few...

Technology | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 – At the 55th American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting, Sept. 22-25 in ...

Mirada Medical GE Healthcare Treatment Planning AdvantageSim MD 9
Technology | September 25, 2013

September 25, 2013 — Mirada Medical has formalized an agreement with General Electric Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wis.,...

Elekta's Monaco 5.0 Consolidates Treatment Planning Capabilities in One System
Technology | September 24, 2013

September 24, 2013 — Elekta has introduced Monaco 5.0, which consolidates support for clinically useful delivery...

RaySearch, RayStation, treatment planning systems

RayStation treatment planning system

Technology | September 19, 2013

September 19, 2013 – RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that version 4.0 of RaySearch's RayStation...

Dosimetrically Matched Universal Couchtops Provide Confidence During Planning and Treatment

The Universal Couchtop offers DoseMatch technology creating clean and easy treatment planning and imaging while providing efficient workflow and performance.

Case Study | August 28, 2013 | Sponsored by Civco

Confidence is an important part of a radiation therapy planning session, especially when a facility is treating as...

Radiation Treatment Quality and Time Savings Highlight Mirada Medical Software
News | August 13, 2013

August 13, 2013 — Mirada Medical Deformable Image Registration software is the highlight of multiple...

IBA Launches Compass Two-in-One Radiation Therapy Plan Verification System
Technology | August 09, 2013

August 9, 2013 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A) has launched its Compass 3.0 plan verification system. Compass, the...

MIM Software Highlights Deformable Breakthrough for HDR
News | August 06, 2013

August 6, 2013 — MIM Software Inc. announced newest application yet for Reg Refine in...

Technology | August 06, 2013

August 6, 2013 — Philips Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Radiation Test Run Predicts Outcome of Lymphoma Treatment
Feature | August 02, 2013

August 2, 2013 — A “test run” of...

Treatment Planning systems, RT planning software
Feature | Treatment Planning | July 08, 2013 | Dave Fornell

This is a brief overview of the newest software systems available on the treatment planning systems market.

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News | June 17, 2013

June 17, 2013 — Accurate estimation of radiation absorbed dose in radioimmunotherapy (RIT) based on state-of-the-art...

FDA Clears RayStation 3.5 Treatment Planning System
Technology | May 15, 2013

In March, RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that version 3.5 of RaySearch's RayStation treatment planning system...

GE Healthcare Introduces GEM Radiation Therapy Open Head and Neck MR Coil Suite
Technology | April 26, 2013

April 26, 2012 — GE Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance and CE marking of its...

RaySearch RayStation
Technology | April 02, 2013

April 2, 2013 — With RayStation 3.5, RaySearch releases tools for treatment planning of radiation therapy with...

Varian Vitesse Brachytherapy Systems Treatment Planning FDA Approval
Technology | January 28, 2013

January 28, 2013 — Varian Medical Systems has received a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)- 510(k) clearance...

MOSAIQ Oncology Information System MOSAIQ Evaluate Treatment Planning
Technology | January 07, 2013

January 7, 2013 — As part of a process to completely integrate the patient's electronic medical record (EMR) with...