Technology | November 22, 2010

IBA - Treatment Safety and QA Verification Increase Patient Safety

IBA's Compass 3-D treatment verification and dose analysis software helps reduce radiation exposure to critical structures. The system creates a beam model and measures 20 millisecond multileaf collimator (MLC) treatments and integrates this into gantry positions. The system then imports this data and reconstructs the dose using the patient's computed tomography (CT) data sets.

The software assesses radiation exposure to all structures in the treatment area. It will highlight structures receiving higher than anticipated dose.

For more information: www.SaferRadiationTherapy.com

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