Therapy Equipment

Mechanical Accelerators

Elekta to Spotlight Versa HD System at 2013 ASTRO Annual Meeting

Initial clinical results of Elekta's new flagship linear accelerator emerging globally ATLANTA –Â- Elekta (booth #942) will exhibit its Versa HD™ system at the 55(th) Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), September 22-24 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. In the six months since its introduction, Versa HD has been building momentum...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Acquires Elekta Versa HD System

New system sets benchmark in radiation oncology versatility and capabilities BALTIMOREÂ- – The Johns Hopkins Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences in the Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore, Maryland) has acquired Elekta's Versa HD™ linear accelerator. The radiation therapy system features the versatility to deliver...

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Radioterapia Cabriales Now Offering Cancer Patients Fast, Precise Radiotherapy Using Trilogy® and RapidArc® Technology from Varian Medical Systems

VALENCIA, Venezuela,Â-  -- Radioterapia Cabrialesin Valencia, Venezuela, has completed installation of a Trilogy® system for image-guided radiotherapy, and is now offering cancer patients advanced treatments like RapidArc® radiotherapy, which is a fast, precise way of targeting tumors while minimizing exposure of surrounding healthy tissues.  A 54-year-old man with...

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Therapy Equipment

Electrotherapy/Ultrasound Systems help accelerate treatment.

Electrotherapy/ultrasound therapy products of 25 Series include 4 devices — Dynatron 925, 825, 625, and 525 — that provide 7 different types of electrotherapy treatments and 3 frequencies of ultrasound, including Dynatronics 3-frequency ultrasound transducers. Products can, depending on model, deliver 3–5 separate treatments simultaneously, accommodating busy clinics and training rooms or...

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Therapy Equipment

The Edge(TM) Radiosurgery Suite from Varian Medical Systems

EDGE integrates new real-time tumor tracking in end-to-end system for performing radiosurgery INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Earlier this year, Varian Medical Systems received FDA 510(k) clearance for the EDGE™ Radiosurgery Suite, a dedicated system for performing advanced radiosurgery using innovative real-time tumor tracking and motion management technologies. We designed the EDGE suite to facilitate...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Elekta to Exhibit New Versa HD Radiotherapy System at Annual Radiation Physics Conference

First showing of breakthrough linear accelerator at 2013 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting INDIANAPOLIS – AAPM Booth #409 - Elekta's Versa HD™* will make its AAPM debut at the association's 55(th) Annual Meeting and Exhibition, August 4-8 at Indianapolis's Indiana Convention Center. It will be the first time that Elekta showcases Versa HD at a scientific...

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Miscellaneous Controls

CIVCO to Highlight Comprehensive, Not Complicated Motion Management Solutions at AAPM 2013 Annual Meeting

CORALVILLE, IowaÂ- – CIVCO Medical Solutions will highlight its comprehensive motion management solutions at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, August 4-8, booth #1115. CIVCO's team of motion management experts will demonstrate how these solutions simplify the clinician's workday and improve workflow and efficiency between imaging and...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Denmark's Odense University Hospital Delivers Cancer Patients' Stereotactic Radiation Therapy Nearly Three Times Faster with Elekta's Versa HD System

ODENSE, Denmark –Â- Thanks to Odense University Hospital's (OUH) new Versa HD™ system from Elekta, the delivery of the third and final stereotactic radiation treatment for a 69-year-old male lung cancer patient was almost three times quicker than his first two sessions delivered on OUH's existing radiation therapy system. The third fraction" took 2.5 minutes to deliver the treatment...

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Miscellaneous Software

Varian's Eclipse System Integrates with Elekta Machines for VMAT Treatments at Swiss Cancer Hospital

ST. GALLEN, Switzerland – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), leader in volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) and radiotherapy treatment planning systems, has successfully integrated its Eclipse™ treatment planning system with Elekta linear accelerators to deliver VMAT treatments at Kantonsspital St. Gallen in Switzerland. An 83-year-old patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma has become the...

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Miscellaneous Lifts

Patient Positioning System aids radiotherapy treatment.

Featuring intuitively operable system that links all hardware and software components, Leoni Orion offers dynamic patient positioning control in 6 degrees of freedom with sub-millimeter accuracy. Robot can grab patient couch in any place by use of tool changing system, while 3D camera system monitors position of patient in relation to beam in real-time, correcting position of robot.Â- By...

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