Technology | April 08, 2008

Synergy Tackles IMRT, IGRT

Elekta’s Synergy, a Modulated and Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IMRT and IGRT) system is designed to provide automated workflow tools and 3D volumetric imaging at the time of treatment.

The Synergy is reportedly an advanced digital linear accelerator and first platform to enable clinicians to image and treat patients simultaneously. The combination of high-resolution imaging, taken in 3D and at the time of treatment, combined with workflow solutions developed to be applicable on a routine basis, is described as ‘4D Adaptive,’ said Elekta.

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