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.

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Technology | October 10, 2012

October 10, 2012 — At the opening of the 2012 Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) annual meeting in Chicago,...

Elekta Launches New Version of Monaco Treatment Planning System with Segment Shape Optimization
Technology | September 19, 2012

September 19, 2012 — Elekta recently announced the latest production release of its Monaco...

RaySearch Launches Latest Version of Treatment Planning System
Technology | September 07, 2012

September 7, 2012 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announces that version 3.0 of RaySearch’s RayStation...

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Feature | August 27, 2012

August 27, 2012 — Varian Medical Systems, a manufacturer of technology for the treatment of cancer with...

Philips Introduces Solutions at AAPM 2012 to Simplify Workflow in Radiation Oncology
Technology | August 15, 2012

August 15, 2012 — Philips Healthcare showcased its advances in radiation...

News | July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012 — Siemens Healthcare (booth 707) will be at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Association of...

News | July 23, 2012

July 23, 2012 — Accuray Inc. announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Morphormics Inc., a privately...

Treatment Plans: Precision in Quick Time

Varian offers the Eclipse treatment planning system.

Feature | June 01, 2012 | Helen Kuhl

With the precision afforded by today’s radiation therapy delivery systems, treatment planning software that helps...

FDA Clears MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System
Technology | May 30, 2012

May 30, 2012 — ViewRay Inc., a privately held medical device company, has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

Dublin Hospital is Site of 1,000th Oncentra Brachy for Cancer Treatment Planning
News | April 26, 2012

April 26, 2012 — St. Vincent's Private Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, has installed Oncentra Brachy, becoming the site...

Varian, Siemens Announce Global Collaboration

Siemens' Somatom Definition Flash CT system

News | April 26, 2012

April 25, 2012 – Varian Medical Systems and Siemens Healthcare today announced the signing of a strategic global...

Accuray Rolls Out PlanTouch for the CyberKnife System
Technology | March 28, 2012

March 28, 2012 - Accuray Incorporated, a radiation oncology company, announced the release of PlanTouch, the first...

$45 Million Investment Accelerates Development of ViewRay's MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System
News | March 14, 2012

March 14, 2012 — ViewRay said it received $45 million in new financing to help speed development of its magnetic...

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Technology | January 12, 2012

January 12, 2012 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that version 2.5 of its RayStation treatment planning system...

Technology | January 12, 2012

 

January 12, 2012 – Varian Medical Systems has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

Cancer Care Accelerated with Monaco Planning Software: Clinicians cut VMAT planning times, aim to increase access to rapid radiotherapy for more patients
News | January 09, 2012

January 9, 2012 – Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) delivery...

News | January 04, 2012

January 4, 2012 – iCAD Inc. announced a five-year, $15 million agreement to raise capital for its rollout of a new...

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News | January 03, 2012

January 3, 2012 – RaySearch Laboratories recently entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with the Chinese...

First European Patient Treated with RayStation Treatment Planning System
News | December 16, 2011

December 16, 2011 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announces the first patient in Europe has been put on a treatment plan...

FDA Clears Segasist Prostate Auto-Contouring Treatment Planning Software
Technology | October 21, 2011

October 21, 2011 — Segasist Technologies, a Canadian software company, announced it received U.S. Food and Drug...