3D radiotherapy

3D radiotherapy

Radiation oncology The administration of high dose radiation with minimal damage to surrounding tissues, made possible with stereotactic griding and beam focusing; 3-D RT is used for tumors of prostate, lungs, and nasopharynx, as these tissues are often surrounded by 'important' radiosensitive structures
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Contract notice: Acquisition of 3d radiotherapy preclinical image-guided device.
Varian Medical Systems today announced that the company has received FDA 510(k) clearance for a new "AAA" dose calculation algorithm in the company's Eclipse(TM) 3D radiotherapy treatment planning software.
NYSE:VAR) has released a new version of its Eclipse(TM) 3D radiotherapy treatment planning software for image-guided radiotherapy using combinations of PET, CT, and MRI.
Varian Medical Systems today introduced several new capabilities within its Eclipse(TM) 3D radiotherapy treatment planning software, including automatic compensation for variations in tissue thickness and the ability to combine multiple targets within a single plan.