Treatment Planning Systems

Last updated on July 06, 2020
CompanyProduct
Accuray, IncorporatedRadixact Precision Planning System
Accuray, IncorporatedCyberKnife Precision Planning System
BrainlabRT Elements
ElektaMonaco
Philips HealthcarePinnacle Therapy Planning System
RaySearch Laboratories ABRayStation
Varian Medical Systems, Inc.Eclipse Treatment Planning System
IGRTYes
Can system plan on MRI as primary data setNo
BrachytherapyNo
Stereotactic RS / RTYes
Conformal arcYes
Volumetric modulated arc Yes
Tomotherapy adaptive therapyYes
Multimodality image supportYes
4-D image supportNo
MULTIPLE IMAGE REGISTRATION
Manual or automaticYes, manual rigid registration and automatic deformable image registration
AlgorithmAccuray proprietary algorithm
3-D segmentation toolsYes
Virtual simulation Yes
WORKFLOW MANAGEMENT
Planning templatesYes
Integrated patient chartYes
Plan review / approvalYes
Distributed / remote planningYes
Does system have scriptingNo
What scripting language is used?N/A
DOSE CALCULATION
Photon algorithmsConvolution superposition
Electron algorithmsN/A
Proton algorithmsN/A
Which deformation algorithm is usedAccuray proprietary algorithm
Dosimetric portal image calculation (Can the system calculate an expected dose distribution at the plane of an electronic portal imaging device?)Yes
Framework / architectureGPU/NVidia CUDA
BEAM DATA CONFIGURATION
Electronic approvalN/A
Analysis toolsYes
Physics table outputYes
INTERFACES / INTEGRATION
DICOM RT objects supportedDICOM RT images, structures, plan, dose
RTOG / ATC DICOM complianceYes
Information systems supportedARIA, Mosaiq, OncoChart and RayCare
Other featuresSynchrony, real time tracking for motion, 360 degree helical and tomo direct delivery modes, 135 cm treatment field length