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Therapy Equipment

Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital First in Asia to Treat Cancer Using TrueBeam 2.0 System for Image-Guided Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

New technology now being used to treat nasopharyngeal and other cancers; stereotactic radiosurgery program for select cancers coming in June HONG KONG - Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital (PYNEH) in Hong Kong has become the first medical center in Asia to treat cancer using a TrueBeam™2.0 system for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery.Â- Ã‚  Installation of the new...

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Miscellaneous Software

Cancer Experts Detail Advances in Radiosurgery and Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning Using Varian Medical Systems Technologies

More than 1,500 oncology professionals hear of pioneering radiosurgery treatments and knowledge-based planning techniques at two Varian-hosted symposia VIENNA - Cancer experts have reported advances in radiosurgery treatments for the prostate, liver and spine, as well as significant developments in radiation oncology treatment planning using equipment and software from Varian Medical Systems...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Varian Medical Systems Installs the Company's 500th Medical Linear Accelerator in Japan at the Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi Hospital

Hospital acquires a second Varian system for treating cancer with image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery KYOTO, Japan - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), a leading manufacturer of medical devices for treating cancer with image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery, recently installed its 500th medical linear accelerator in Japan at the Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi Hospital.Â-  The hospital...

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Imaging Equipment

Dutch Medical Center Begins Installation of World's First High-Field MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System

First-generation system for testing at University Medical Center Utrecht is next step in what may be a quantum leap in tumor visualization during radiotherapy UTRECHT, NetherlandsÂ- – Elekta (NSE:EKTAb), Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG, AEX:PHIA) and University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht (the Netherlands) announced today that the initial components of the world's first high-field magnetic...

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Therapy Equipment

First Time Demonstration of Automatic Patient Positioning of ExacTrac on Elekta Linacs

VIENNA, Austria - Medical University Vienna/General Hospital Vienna showcases first integration of Brainlab ExacTrac and Elekta linac to ESTRO 33 Attendees Full integration of ExacTrac® 6.1[*patient positioning system by Brainlab with an Elekta linac will be demonstrated for the first time for attendees of the European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology (ESTRO) annual meeting. The...

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Varian Medical Systems Spotlights Industry-Leading Motion Management and Radiosurgery Technologies at ESTRO 33 in Vienna
Miscellaneous Software

Varian Medical Systems Spotlights Industry-Leading Motion Management and Radiosurgery Technologies at ESTRO 33 in Vienna

Full range of equipment and software for the precision treatment of cancer exhibited at the Reed Messe Vienna Conference Center VIENNA – Booths 2400/2800 – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), the world leader in radiotherapy equipment and software, will demonstrate its full range of radiotherapy delivery systems and software at the 33rd ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology)...

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Therapy Equipment

Fast and Precise RapidArc® Radiotherapy Treatments Introduced for Benefit of Cancer Patients in Greece

Athens, Greece – A 37-year-old patient with advanced tongue cancer has become the first person in Greece to be treated using fast and precise RapidArc® radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems.Â-  The pioneering treatment took place at Metropolitan Hospital in the south of Athens. The RapidArc capabilities, which were installed on one of the hospital's two Varian...

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Therapy Equipment

Leading Cancer Center in Italy Introduces Wider Range of Non-Surgical Cancer Treatments Using Varian's Edge(TM) Radiosurgery System

Clinicians at Humanitas Cancer Center in Milan among first in world to commence treatments using Edge radiosurgery system MILAN, ItalyÂ- – Humanitas Cancer Center in Milan has become one of the first hospitals in the world to commence cancer treatments using the new Edge™ radiosurgery system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR).  This precise, non-invasive alternative to...

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Rooms

First Austrian Cancer Patients Receive Treatments on Advanced Elekta Versa HD Radiation Therapy System

In complex cases, Medical University Innsbruck clinicians exploit speed and accuracy advantages of new groundbreaking linear accelerator INNSBRUCK, AustriaÂ- – Medical University Innsbruck is the first center in Austria to begin treating patients with Elekta's Versa HD™, a radiation therapy system equipped with advanced beam-shaping and high dose rate technologies to deliver extremely...

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Miscellaneous Software

Elekta to Demonstrate the Synergy of Technology and People at ESTRO 33

VIENNA - ESTRO Booth #6200 - At ESTRO33, Elekta will demonstrate a comprehensive array of advanced solutions for cancer management. These products include the Versa HD™ treatment system, Monaco® 5 treatment planning system and Esteya® electronic brachytherapy system for treating skin cancer. ESTRO33 convenes April 4-8 at the Reed Messe Vienna Congress Centre. Follow @Elekta for live...

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