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Cyclotron for Varian ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System Installed at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Cyclotron for Varian ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System Installed at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Palo Alto, Calif., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) celebrated the installation of the cyclotron for its ProBeam® Compact single-room proton therapy system at the King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand on June 20, 2019. HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided over the rigging ceremony. The cyclotron is a core piece of equipment of the ProBeam proton...

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Varian Provides TrueBeam System for IAEA Dosimetry Laboratory in Austria

Varian Provides TrueBeam System for IAEA Dosimetry Laboratory in Austria

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) is working in partnership with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to improve cancer treatment by helping hospitals around the world deliver more precise radiotherapy doses. Through the partnership, Varian made available a TrueBeam™ system to the IAEA's Dosimetry Laboratory in Seibersdorf, Austria, which will enhance...

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Responsive Respiratory Expands Offering of Home Filling Cylinders

Responsive Respiratory Expands Offering of Home Filling Cylinders

St. Louis, Missouri – RRI adds exclusive M6 and E cylinder sizes to their selection of home filling cylinders. Responsive Respiratory’s line of home filling cylinders, valves and cylinder cases offers providers genuine home filling solutions for a fraction of the cost.Â- The expanded line of home filling cylinders, featuring exclusive M6 and E cylinder sizes, integrates with a major home...

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Varian-Equipped Maryland Proton Treatment Center Completes First Patient Treatment

PALO ALTO, Calif. –Â- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced the Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) successfully completed its first patient treatment with the Varian ProBeamÂ-® system. The MPTC at the University of Maryland BioPark in West Baltimore houses five treatment rooms and is the first in the Eastern US to offer image-guided intensity-modulated proton therapy...

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Weekend Getaway Turns into a Carbon Monoxide Nightmare

Weekend Getaway Turns into a Carbon Monoxide Nightmare

Alison Morgan spent about a month in UAB Hospital after a taking a weekend RV trip to the hayfields of Auburn for the Saturday's Iron Ball. On Friday of Talladega 500 weekend Alison, 38 yrs. old, went to sleep with her husband in an RV and woke up 10 days later in the Birmingham hospital. Her husband, Craig, 46 yrs. old, never woke up. He died that racing weekend, Saturday, Oct. 19, from carbon...

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Varian ProBeam Proton Therapy System First to Receive Saudi FDA Authorization

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has announced today its ProBeamÂ-® proton therapy system is the first such system to receive Saudi FDA medical devices marketing authorization. We are pleased to have the opportunity to make life-saving proton therapy treatments available to cancer patients in this region, said Moataz Karmalawy, general manager of Varian's particle...

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Qfix Receives 510(k) Clearance for Encompass(TM) SRS Immobilization System

AVONDALE, Pa. - Today, Qfix (www.Qfix.com), a world leader in radiotherapy patient positioning devices, announced the Encompass™ SRS Immobilization System has received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA for stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). The Encompass has been used for intracranial radiotherapy treatments for nearly a year and is now cleared to achieve sub-millimeter immobilization to precisely...

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Philips Showcases Breadth of Radiology Solutions at 2015 Radiology Society of North America Annual Meeting

Fully integrated radiology solutions help provide early detection and clinical intervention, and reduce long-term costs in health care Clinical informatics, diagnostic imaging and radiation dose management solutions drive advanced digital health technology to treat patients quickly and more accurately AMSTERDAM - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) revealed a portfolio of data driven radiology...

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Knowledge-Based Software Can Significantly Expedite Creation of High-Quality Radiotherapy Treatment Plans for Precise Tumor Targeting

Researchers confirm that RapidPlan™ technology can dramatically improve the speed and quality of cancer care PALO ALTO, Calif. - Studies presented earlier this week at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) confirmed that knowledge-based treatment planning software can dramatically improve the speed and quality of cancer care.Â- Ã‚-  One...

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Varian Offers a Glimpse of the Future: High-Definition Radiotherapy--a Coming Breakthrough in Treating Cancer with Radiation

SAN ANTONIOÂ- – Researchers working with the TrueBeamÂ-® system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) have reported on breakthrough research that capitalizes on the unique capabilities of this advanced platform to deliver much more concentrated doses of radiation to tumors to potentially achieve better outcomes in the fight against cancer. The four pi (4p) non-coplanar approach to...

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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary
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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary

For over 35 years our Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings, have been at work in oil fields across the globe. Our products are engineered to extend the service life of sucker rods and tubing, delivering cutting-edge innovation that enhances oilfield operation, maximizes output, and enhancing overall operations. To learn about the advantages of using Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings in your wells, see our video.

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