Technology | September 25, 2008

C-RAD Sentinel is a new system for surface contour localization and monitoring of the patient in the radiotherapy treatment process.

The C-RAD Sentinel basic platform is based on advanced laser technology with multipurpose software modules covering different tasks in the treatment procedure. The different software modules are integrated with other systems in the clinic.

C-RAD Sentinel is designed to provide a high level of ease of use combined with improved accuracy. The Sentinel system does not require any markers to be placed on the patient or the couch, and, according to the manufacturer, does not subject the patient to any additional radiation. This also means that the personnel can stay in the treatment room during the whole set up procedure.

C-RAD Sentinel offers solutions for patient positioning with reportedly a high-level of accuracy, motion detection during the treatment delivery procedure, respiratory gating functionality and furthermore advanced applications like image fusion and adaptive radiation therapy. (Some features mentioned are works-in-progress and not for sale or distribution.)

Related Content

News | Nuclear Imaging

January 26, 2022 — On January 24, the Emergency Response Team (ERT) of Nuclear Medicine Europe (NMEu) communicated that ...

Time January 26, 2022
arrow
News | Prostate Cancer

January 19, 2022 — For the first time, researchers led by a team from the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center used ...

Time January 19, 2022
arrow
News | Radiation Therapy

January 13, 2022 — A new clinical guideline from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) provides guidance ...

Time January 13, 2022
arrow
News | Radiation Therapy

January 10, 2022 — Nanobiotix, a late-stage clinical biotechnology company pioneering physics-based approaches to expand ...

Time January 10, 2022
arrow
News | Radiation Oncology

January 7, 2022 — A Case Western Reserve University-led team of scientists has used Artificial Intelligence (AI) to ...

Time January 07, 2022
arrow
News | Proton Therapy

January 3, 2022 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A., EURONEXT), the world leader in particle accelerator technology and ...

Time January 03, 2022
arrow
News | Radiation Oncology

December 30, 2021 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A), a world leader in particle accelerator technology, announced the ...

Time December 30, 2021
arrow
News | Radiation Therapy

December 29, 2021 — Researchers at the University of Surrey have identified key design rules for making curved X-ray ...

Time December 29, 2021
arrow
Feature | Radiology Business | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Here is a list of the Top 10 most read pieces of content on ITNonline.com from the month of December 2021. This is based ...

Time December 23, 2021
arrow
News | Radiation Therapy

December 22, 2021 — Surgeons at Henry Ford Health System have treated a patient with a recurrent brain tumor by ...

Time December 22, 2021
arrow
Subscribe Now