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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 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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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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Head and Neck Insert aids proton therapy treatment.

Providing patient positioning and immobilization, kVue™ Portrait™ Proton Head and Neck Insert meets unique requirements of proton therapy. SolutionÂ- is suited for typical proton craniospinal radiotherapy treatments such as whole brain lateral fields combined with PA spine fields due to attenuation being constant throughout device.

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Eclipse(TM) Treatment Planning Software from Varian Now Offers Robust Optimization and Proton Therapy Dose Calculation Tools

The latest software release, including the Acuros® proton therapy algorithm for faster, more accurate dose calculation, receives FDA 510(k) clearance PALO ALTO, Calif.Â- – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the latest release of the company's Eclipse™ treatment planning software, which now...

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Imaging Equipment

Philips Introduces Advanced Imaging, Simulation and Treatment Planning Solutions at ASTRO 2015

Fully integrated approach to radiation oncology imaging and treatment planning designed to increase efficiency, consistency and accuracy in the treatment of cancer ANDOVER, Mass.Â- – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) today announced the new tools and services for integrated imaging and treatment planning for radiation oncology that will be highlighted at ASTRO's 57th Annual Meeting...

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Varian to Add Powerful Interactive Prescription Engine for Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology

New HyperDrive™ technology will empower radiation oncologists to create, review and optimize dose prescriptions for radiotherapy and radiosurgery in minutes PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR) today announced plans to offer cancer centers a powerful new interactive software engine that will enable radiation oncologists to quickly create, review and optimize...

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Varian Announces U.S. Clearance and CE Mark for VitalBeam(TM) Package; Chirayu Medical College in Bhopal Acquires the New Platform for Advanced Radiotherapy
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Varian Announces U.S. Clearance and CE Mark for VitalBeam(TM) Package; Chirayu Medical College in Bhopal Acquires the New Platform for Advanced Radiotherapy

PALO ALTO, Calif. and BHOPAL, India - The Chirayu Medical College and Hospital (CMCH) in Bhopal, India, is among the first cancer treatment centers around the world to acquire the new VitalBeam™ platform from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), offering clinics a modular technology package for affordable, high-quality, high-throughput radiotherapy, and for expanding clinical capabilities over...

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University Hospital La Timone World's First to Treat Patients with Leksell Gamma Knife Icon, Elekta's Latest Generation Cranial Radiosurgery System

New technology in Icon revolutionizes frameless radiosurgery, adding continuous dose control and motion management for greater patient safety, accuracy and efficiency MARSEILLES, France - On August 10, doctors at University Hospital La Timone (Marseilles, France) used their new Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™ system to treat a metastasis in the brain of a 71-year-old female patient. This...

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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions
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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions

Triad Magnetics is an established leader in power supply innovation, offering product lines that span a wide range of diverse industries and applications. Adding to their long list of successful product launches, Triad announces the release of the new cutting-edge JSU Series of power supplies. To learn about all of its advantages and advanced features, see our video.

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