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2009-11-03 15:55:18

Hypofractionated radiation treatment, a newer type of radiation treatment that delivers higher doses of radiation in fewer treatments than conventional radiation therapy, is significantly more effective in stopping cancer from growing in high risk patients.

2009-11-03 15:08:58

Radiation oncologists at Rush University Medical Center are intent on finding ways to avoid damage to the critically important hippocampus and limbic circuit of the brain when cranial radiation is required to treat existing or potential metastatic cancers.

2009-11-03 12:21:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge has chosen ScandiDos as the provider of its quality assurance (QA) solution for RapidArc(TM), and, in doing so, becomes the 100th clinical installation of Delta4.

2009-11-02 14:48:26

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) stopped the growth of cancer at its original site in the lung for three years among nearly 98 percent of patients with early non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who are unable to have the cancer surgically removed.

2009-08-26 09:51:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas City Cancer Center (KCCC), an affiliate of US Oncology, Inc.

2009-03-11 07:00:00

Only Radiotherapy Department in State of Qatar to Introduce State-of-the-Art Treatments including RapidArc(TM) Technology DOHA, Qatar, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- One of the leading cancer centers in the Middle East has acquired two advanced radiotherapy devices from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) equipped with RapidArc(TM) technology for fast and precise treatments.


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