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2014-10-24 08:26:41

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a survey by KLAS, an independent research firm, Elekta's (EKTA-B.ST) MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System earned the number one ranking in the medical and/or radiology oncology category of KLAS' "Oncology 2014: Integration is Key" report. The survey of 247 customers of various vendors said that "Elekta has improved their MOSAIQ interfaces to take a commanding lead over their competitors." MOSAIQ scored 82.4 out of 100, 93 percent of...

2014-10-23 08:35:38

Order Comes a Year after NHS Supply Chain Ordered 20 TrueBeam Machines CRAWLEY, United Kingdom, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NHS Supply Chain has placed an order for a further 10 TrueBeam(TM) machines from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) as part of an ongoing program to replace older machines and roll out modern radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatments for patients in the UK's public hospitals. The order, placed in September, comes just a year after the NHS Supply Chain ordered...

2014-10-22 16:28:29

Net earnings per diluted share were $1.02 for the fourth quarter and $3.83 for fiscal year 2014; revenues were $812 million for the fourth quarter and $3 billion for the fiscal year; backlog rises 10 percent to $3.2 billion PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today is reporting net earnings of $1.02 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014 and $3.83 for the full fiscal year 2014, which included about $33 million in...

2014-10-20 08:32:58

MOSAIQ replaces Varian's ARIA OIS at Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital HONG KONG, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In their efforts to better integrate the radiation therapy treatment and planning systems of multiple providers, clinicians at Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital replaced their Varian ARIA® oncology information system (OIS) with Elekta's MOSAIQ® OIS. Integrated with the hospital's Varian and Accuray linear accelerators and treatment planning systems, MOSAIQ went live at...

2014-10-16 23:13:11

This state-of-the-art system will enable us to offer cancer patients a fast, effective surgical option without an incision or the need to recover in a hospital setting. South Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Innovative Cancer Institute announced it is the first in the Southeastern United States to install the Edge™ system from Varian Medical Systems, for treating cancer and other conditions with high-precision, non-invasive radiosurgery. “This state-of-the-art system will enable us...

2014-10-14 08:32:44

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that its management will hold a year-end review for investors from 11:30 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. on November 5, 2014 at The Westin New York Grand Central, 212 E. 42(nd) St, New York. Management presentations will cover financial performance through fiscal year 2014, strategic initiatives, and growth opportunities in markets for oncology systems and x-ray imaging. Varian management...

2014-10-07 08:30:29

CyberKnife center offers nonsurgical option for lesser-known nerve disorder known as "suicide disease" LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisville CyberKnife recently completed the successful treatment of a patient suffering from trigeminal neuralgia (TN), a debilitating nerve disorder, using stereotactic radiosurgery. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141007/150683 Known for its characteristic excruciating facial pain, trigeminal neuralgia is often misdiagnosed as...

2014-10-03 12:25:26

Rotary Gama Ray System: Technological Breakthrough for Stereotactic Cerebral Radiosurgery SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infini is a next generation intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery system manufactured by MASEP. It is characterized by its speed during treatment, high level of accuracy and its increased efficiency because of the use of only 30 cobalt sources (energy necessary for radiation emission) compared to 192 used by other machines. Infini is...

2014-10-01 08:31:54

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report results for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014 following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT. The news release and a link to the conference call webcast will be available on the company website at: www.varian.com/investor. To access...

2014-09-22 08:28:45

Brainlab Kick® Navigation ENT aids in complex surgeries and integrates seamlessly with Olympus DIEGO® ELITE Multidebrider® for tissue dissection with hemostasis CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today it has reached a deal with Munich-based Brainlab to be the exclusive U.S. distributor of Kick(®)...


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