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Therapy Equipment

Varian Medical Systems Spotlights Industry-Leading Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Technologies at Arab Health 2014 in Dubai

Full range of equipment and software for the precision treatment of cancer exhibited at the Dubai Convention Center, January 27th-30th 2014 Dubai, UAE – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), the premier supplier of radiotherapy equipment and software in the Middle East, is demonstrating its full range of radiotherapy delivery systems and software at the Arab Health Congress taking place here this...

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Varian Medical Systems Partners with the Algerian Ministry of Health to Equip Cancer Centers with Advanced Technology for Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

Varian to provision six cancer treatment centers and establish a local office to support the Algerian government's efforts to expand cancer treatment services ALGIERS, Algeria - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Algerian Ministry of Health (MOH) that will include the provisioning of six cancer treatment centers with $51 million of...

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Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Its ProBeam(TM) Proton Therapy System

PALO ALTO, Calif.Â- — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its updated ProBeam™ proton therapy system. Varian's ProBeam system gives clinicians options for delivering dose precisely in order to minimize dose to healthy tissue in the course of delivering proton therapy treatments for cancer. Its scanning beam technology enables intensity-modulated...

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German Clinic's New Elekta Versa HD System Boosts Radiotherapy Speed and Precision in First Patient Treatments

Evangelische Kliniken Gelsenkirchen anticipates performance improvements across a wide range of cancers throughout the body GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany -- On October 28, clinicians at Evangelische Kliniken Gelsenkirchen (Gelsenkirchen, Germany) launched a new era of radiation therapy speed and accuracy with their first Versa HD(TM) case, a 72-year-old female patient with advanced (metastatic) cancer....

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Leading UK Cancer Center First in Europe to Introduce Latest Version of Varian's TrueBeam(TM) Treatment System

TrueBeam 2.0 System Installed as The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre Treats 100th Lung Cancer Patient with Varian Radiosurgery Equipment Liverpool, UK – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has installed the latest version of its advanced TrueBeam™ radiotherapy and radiosurgery system at The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre near Liverpool. The TrueBeam system 2.0 is the infrastructure that enables...

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Varian Medical Systems Exhibits New Lightweight Wireless Flat-Panel Digital X-ray Image Detector for Imaging Extremities and for Neonatal Procedures

A broad range of components for dose-efficient imaging systems, image processing workstations, and cancer treatment technologies, are on display at RSNA in Chicago CHICAGOÂ- Ã‚ — Booth 4304 - A new lightweight wireless flat-panel digital X-ray image detector ideal for imaging extremities and for use in neonatal imaging systems is among the imaging components that Varian...

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CareFusion Highlights Patient Safety, Actionable Data, Emergency Preparedness at American Association for Respiratory Care Congress

SAN DIEGOÂ- — CareFusion (NYSE:CFN), a leading global medical technology company, today unveiled new products and highlighted the patient safety benefits of its ventilation and respiratory technology portfolio at the 59th International Respiratory Convention and Exhibition of the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Congress. CareFusion provides a comprehensive respiratory...

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CIVCO Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance of Protura(TM) Robotic Patient Positioning System Integration with Varian Clinac® iX and Trilogy® Linacs

CORALVILLE, IowaÂ- – CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of radiation oncology motion management solutions, is pleased to announce U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance of Protura™ Robotic Patient Positioning System integration with Varian Medical Systems' Motion Management Interface. Protura remotely repositions patients with robotic 6 degrees of freedom to ensure...

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Varian's Calypso Tumor Tracking System Used in Lung, Stomach, and Prostate Cancer Treatments at Leading European Cancer Center

Lisbon, PortugalÂ- – Clinicians in Lisbon have commenced advanced radiosurgery treatments using Varian's Calypso® 'GPS for the Body' real-time tumor tracking system. Doctors at the 'Champalimaud Center for the Unknown' (CCU) utilized the Calypso system to enhance precision during a radiosurgery treatment that included the world's first clinical use of the new commercially available...

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