Technology | August 23, 2006

Radiation Therapy Solution Accelerates Planning Process

XKnife RT 4.0 is an update to XKnife RT 3.0, which is used by neurosurgeons, oncologists, physicists and dosimetrists. Its new features intend to increase patient throughput and speed up the planning process.
These new features include: sculpt mode contouring to create and edit contours by sculpting them from inside or outside the contour borders with a circular paint brush; bony segmentation to visualize bony anatomy; split-slice contouring to visualize two correlated data sets simultaneously; and more.

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