Therapy Equipment

Responsive Respiratory Expands Offering of Home Filling Cylinders
Storage and Supply 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 ProBeam® 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
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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...

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Therapy Equipment

Varian ProBeam Proton Therapy System First to Receive Saudi FDA Authorization

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has announced today its ProBeam® 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...

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Therapy Equipment

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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Imaging Equipment

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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Therapy Equipment

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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Therapy Equipment

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

SAN ANTONIOÂ- – Researchers working with the TrueBeam® 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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Miscellaneous Controls

CIVCO will Launch Exclusive Partnerships at 2015 ASTRO Meeting in San Antonio

CORALVILLE, IowaÂ- – ASTRO Booth #1047 - CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of comprehensive motion management solutions for radiation oncology, will introduce its new exclusive partnerships with Sentient and Pearltec AG along with new innovative solutions to attendees of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 18-21. New...

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Therapy Equipment

Immobilization System aids head and neck radiotherapy.

Designed to be used in conjunction with S-Type devices, Portrait™ S-Frame with Integrated Shim System™ allows clinician to quickly adjust shim height at independent points, resulting in effective, highly customized treatments. Shimming feature provides 4 mm range of height adjustment utilizing discrete 0.5 mm increments. Conforming to teeth or maxilla, optional IntegraBite™Ã‚- further...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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