IGRT


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IGRT

Abbreviation for intensity guided radiation therapy.
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We studied 24 patients with clinically localized prostate cancer treated with IGRT selected from more than 300 patients in Department of Radiation Oncology, Beijing Hospital between November 2013 and October 2015.
This will completely streamline the whole IGRT process.
I implore those facilities that are either currently performing or are intending to perform IGRT to adopt and educate their staff on a proper defensive plan to combat premature treatment termination caused by involuntary patient motion.
The team at Albert Einstein is an excellent partner for BrainLAB to introduce IGRT technology to the South American market with the ExacTrac X-Ray 6D system allowing for state-of-the-art cancer treatment," said Ralf Schira, Marketing Manager Oncology Solutions, BrainLAB.
We are really proud of what we've achieved with Elekta Synergy(R)," said Jill Stief, senior product manager, IGRT Solutions, from Elekta.
Elekta's IGRT solution, 4D Adaptive(TM) IGRT -- which combines Elekta Synergy(TM) with a suite of sophisticated software tools and enhanced clinical workflow solutions -- is a major research and development effort between Elekta and the Elekta Synergy(TM) Research Group," said Rajinder Singh Dhada, director, global marketing.
An understanding of IGRT allows clinicians to improve targeting accuracy and safely increase dosage administration without increasing toxicity in normal, healthy tissue areas, resulting in better lymphoma patient outcomes.
Contract award: Delivery of two linear accelerators for radiation beams FFF IMRT, VMAT, SBRT, including IGRT.
This three-year agreement will allow all Amerinet members to purchase the Clarity System for soft tissue IGRT under the cost effective product configuration solutions of the contract.
The use of several IGRT methods on prostate patients, including Clarity, cone beam CT and implanted markers; (Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan)
The market for IGRT is projected to grow much faster than the overall radiation therapy market.
The subject of the tender is the supply, installation and commissioning of two new, unused linear accelerators for radiotherapy using conformal radiation techniques IMRT, VMAT, IGRT, SBRT and FFF (volumes without homogenization filter) with anti-collision systems as a radiation table positionable in 6 directions (3 translational and three rotational).