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Varian to Highlight Software that Augments Quality Assurance Processes in Radiation Oncology at the 2014 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Meeting

Exhibit will also showcase tools that facilitate knowledge sharing, as well as recent enhancements to the TrueBeam™ system for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery AUSTIN, Texas –Â- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) will showcase tools designed to augment essential quality assurance processes in radiation oncology at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Physicists...

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Researchers Show that the Edge(TM) Radiosurgery System from Varian Medical Systems Can Target Cancer with Sub-millimeter Accuracy

Seven presentations at the 2014 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) meeting to focus on early adopters' work with Varian's Edge radiosurgery system AUSTIN, Texas - Medical researchers have confirmed that the Edge™ radiosurgery system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) can deliver dose to a targeted tumor with sub-millimeter isocenter accuracy.Â-  The researchers, from...

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Imaging Equipment

ViewRay to Showcase Its MRIdian System in Booth 639 at 2014 Medical Physics Meeting

MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy Selected as Hot Topic for Largest Annual Gathering of Medical Physicists CLEVELAND - ViewRay™ Incorporated, a privately held medical device company, will be featuring its MRIdian™ (me-rid-i-an) system in booth 639 at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), which will be held July 20-24 in Austin, TX. The MRIdian system...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Yashoda Cancer Institute Commences Radiosurgery Treatments Using Varian Clinac Linear Accelerator

HYDERABAD, India - Clinicians at a leading cancer center in India have become the first in the country to commence advanced lung, liver and brain radiotherapy treatments using a Clinac® medical linear accelerator from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). The accelerator has been enhanced with High Intensity Mode dose delivery capability, which is allowing doctors at Yashoda Cancer Institute...

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Mechanical Accelerators

CIVCO to Showcase Protura and Varian Interface at AAPM 2014

CORALVILLE, Iowa - CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of radiation oncology motion management solutions, will demonstrate the Protura™ Robotic Patient Positioning System's seamless interface with Varian's Clinac® iX and Trilogy® medical linear accelerators via the Varian Motion Management Interface the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting...

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Varian Medical Systems to Equip Prime Healthcare Services Hospitals with Varian Technology for Image-Guided Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

Prime Healthcare acquires four TrueBeam™ systems as a step toward upgrading and standardizing cancer treatment services across its healthcare system PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has entered into an agreement with Prime Healthcare Services, one of the largest healthcare systems in the United States, to be Prime Healthcare's exclusive supplier of...

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Proton Therapy System features single-room design.

Suitable for adoption into existing cancer centers, ProBeam® Compact includes space-efficient cyclotron, Dynamic Peak™ scanning technology for intensity-modulated proton therapy, fully rotational gantry, robotic patient positioning tools, and comprehensive suite of motion management tools.Â- System also incorporates integrated 2- and 3-D imager for real-time image guidance, as well...

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Doctors at Community Cancer Center Treat Inoperable Lung Cancer Using TrueBeam System for Image-Guided Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

Newly installed technology enables clinicians to target lung and other tumors quickly and precisely using finely shaped radiation beams rather than surgery NORMAL, Ill.Â- — When a diagnostic chest X-ray revealed a nodule on his left lung, Paul Hoffman, 79, had a biopsy and soon got bad news: it was Stage 1 lung cancer.  He was given two options.  The first was surgery,...

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Miscellaneous Software

Varian Medical Systems to Equip New Proton Treatment Center at the National Taiwan University in Taipei

PALO ALTO, Calif.Â- — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has signed an agreement with YongLin Healthcare Foundation by which Varian will provide its ProBeam® proton therapy system for deployment at the National Taiwan University in Taipei.  The YongLin Healthcare Foundation will donate the system to the University. Under the purchase agreement, Varian...

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First Center in Australia to Treat a Patient with the New CyberKnife® M6(TM) System and Ministerial Opening
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First Center in Australia to Treat a Patient with the New CyberKnife® M6(TM) System and Ministerial Opening

-- Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Accuray Incorporated (http://www.accuray.com) (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth is the first center in Australia to treat a patient with the CyberKnife® M6™ System (http://www.accuray.com/solutions/treatment-delivery/cyberknife-treatment-delivery/m6-series), the most advanced robotic radiosurgery...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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