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2013-08-27 08:27:43

UK public hospitals acquire Varian's advanced systems for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery CRAWLEY, United Kingdom, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NHS Supply Chain has placed an order for 20 TrueBeam(TM) machines from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) as part of a 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 June, follows a successful program that last year...

2013-07-08 08:27:04

ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), leader in volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) and radiotherapy treatment planning systems, has successfully integrated its Eclipse(TM) treatment planning system with Elekta linear accelerators to deliver VMAT treatments at Kantonsspital St. Gallen in Switzerland. An 83-year-old patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma has become the first patient in the world to be treated using this combination...

2013-06-24 08:27:06

AVENTURA, Fla. and EDWARDS, Colo., June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After ten years of service, the linear accelerator at the Shaw Regional Cancer Center is getting an update. Thanks to RAD Technology Medical Systems and their innovative Temporary Radiotherapy Vault system the TRV II, doctors and patients will experience no interruptions to their treatment schedules while the new equipment is installed. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130624/FL36750 ) Prior to the...

2013-04-29 08:28:04

Oncology Departments in North Middlesex and Poole Acquire Final Two TrueBeam Systems Made Available Under NHS Supply Chain Initiative CRAWLEY, U.K., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospitals in London and Dorset have acquired the final two of ten advanced Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) radiotherapy treatment machines offered as part of an innovative government program to roll out the most modern cancer treatments for patients in the UK's public hospitals. North Middlesex...

2013-04-22 08:28:50

More than 800 oncology professionals at European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology forum hear of pioneering treatment delivery, motion management and tumor-tracking technologies for tackling the growing lung cancer burden GENEVA, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer experts have reported future trends and progress in radiotherapy treatments for lung cancer using motion management and tumor-tracking technologies from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). Speakers at Varian's...

2013-04-18 08:31:05

Full range of equipment and software for the precision treatment of cancer exhibited at the Geneva Convention Center GENEVA, Switzerland, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Booths 5000/4700 - 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 2(nd) ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology) Forum, taking place April 19(th)-22(nd). The Varian booth will...

2013-04-11 08:28:50

Varian will also showcase newly-created Japanese language versions of the company's radiotherapy treatment planning and oncology information software products YOKOHAMA, Japan, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR), a leading manufacturer of medical devices for treating cancer, will exhibit the company's advanced technologies for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery at the International Technical Exhibition of Medical Imaging (ITEM) 2013,...

2013-03-04 08:28:33

CAMPBELL, Calif., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Radiosurgery Society® (RSS), a non-profit organization of medical professionals dedicated to advancing the science and clinical practice of stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), held its annual Scientific Meeting on February 21-23, 2013, at the La Costa Resort in Carlsbad, California with 450 attendees. The mission of the RSS is to bring together professionals from radiation and surgical specialties,...

2012-12-18 04:20:56

RIO DE JANEIRO, December 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- An advanced radiotherapy treatment system, fully equipped for treating cancer with advanced, image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery, has been ordered by Clínicas Oncológicas Integradas (GRUPO COI) for installation at the group's Botafogo site in Rio de Janeiro. The TrueBeam(TM) system, which was designed to treat tumors with great accuracy and speed, is the first to be ordered by a treatment center in South...

2012-11-29 20:22:19

KOLKATA, India, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received regulatory clearance from the Indian Atomic Energy Regulatory Board for the use of its unique TrueBeam(TM) High Intensity Mode for advanced radiosurgical treatments. The company's market-leading range of radiotherapy and radiosurgery equipment and software, including the TrueBeam medical linear accelerator, are on display in Kolkata this week at AROICON 2012, the country's primary radiation oncology...