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Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit New Wireless Flat Panel Detector Image Processing Software and X-Ray Tubes for Digital Radiography at RSNA

SALT LAKE CITY, - South Hall, Booth 4804 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit the company's new PaxScan® wireless digital detector, digital image processing systems and X-ray tubes at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago from Nov 25 - 29. In addition the company will display its technologies for treating cancer with targeted...

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Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit Flat Panel Detectors, X-Ray Tubes and Imaging Software Optimized for Digital Radiography at MEDICA

SALT LAKE CITY, - Booth A78 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit flat panel detectors and X-ray tubes optimized for digital radiography at MEDICA in Dusseldorf, Germany from Nov 14 - 17. In addition the company will also demonstrate i5DR hardware and software for processing diagnostic X-ray images. The digital X-ray imaging products to be highlighted are: Â-· PaxScan(®)...

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The Nairobi Hospital in Kenya Commences Treating Cancer with Advanced Radiotherapy Delivery Using Varian Equipment and Software

NAIROBI, Kenya - A modern medical linear accelerator has been installed at The Nairobi Hospital in Kenya to provide local cancer patients with advanced radiotherapy treatments for the first time. The hospital hopes to treat up to 50 patients a day on the newly-installed Clinac® DMX machine from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) of Palo Alto, California. There are very few cancer centers in...

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Elekta's Monaco System Used for First Time to Create VMAT Plan for Delivery on Varian Treatment System

PORTLAND, Ore. - The Department of Radiation Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University's (OHSU) Knight Cancer Institute was first to treat a cancer patient using Elekta's Monaco® software to create a Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) treatment plan and then deliver it on a Varian Trilogy® treatment machine. Prior to this first clinical use combining Monaco VMAT and Trilogy,...

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Varian Medical Systems to Feature New Products for Digital Radiography at the CMEF Trade Fair in Chengdu, China

CHENGDU, China - Booth H3-F06 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit X-ray tubes and digital detectors with improved image quality and higher dynamic range at China International Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) in Chengdu, China from October 18-21. The company will also display its technologies for treating cancer with fast, image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Varian's X-Ray...

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Cheng Ching General Hospital Delivers First TrueBeam STx Radiosurgery Treatments in Taiwan

Liver cancer patients among the first to receive treatment using fast, precise new system optimized for radiosurgery TAICHUNG, Taiwan - Doctors at the Cheng Ching General Hospital here have begun treating liver cancer with image-guided radiosurgery using a new TrueBeam(TM) STx system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR). The hospital has developed a program for treating hepatocellular carcinoma...

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Varian's 'GPS for the Body' Real-Time Tracking System Used for Prostate Patients at Leading U.K. Radiotherapy Clinic

LONDON - Clinicians at the Harley Street Clinic in London are using the Calypso® 'GPS for the Body' system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) to provide real-time tracking of tumors during prostate cancer radiotherapy treatments. The first such system to be installed in the UK, Calypso real-time tracking has been used to enhance the precision and quality of treatments for more than 20...

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Signal Generators

Electrotherapy Products can produce 7 waveforms.

Dynatron Solaris®Plus 709/708/706/705 can provideÂ- 7 waveforms of electrotherapy, together with 3 frequency ultrasound therapy and light therapy, through Tri-wave light probe and 2 light pads. Delivered using 2 light pads for treating larger areas of body or light probe for smaller areas, Tri-wave light technology consists of red, IR, and blue wavelength light....

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Varian Medical Systems Receives SFDA Clearance to Market the UNIQUE(TM) Radiotherapy System in China

Clearance also covers latest release of Eclipse® treatment planning software for planning precise, customized radiotherapy treatments that minimize exposure of healthy tissues BEIJING - Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR), the world's leading manufacturer of medical technology for treating cancer with radiotherapy, announced today that China's State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA)...

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UK Hospitals Commence Advanced Stereotactic Lung Cancer Treatments Using RapidArc Radiosurgery

CRAWLEY, U.K. - Several National Health Service hospitals in the UK have begun delivering stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy (SABR) using RapidArc® radiosurgery technology for lung cancer patients as an alternative option to surgery. Hospitals in Glasgow, London, Wirral and Guildford are using equipment and software from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) to attack lung tumors using...

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