radiation therapy

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Related to conformal radiation therapy: radiotherapy, Intensity modulated radiation therapy, IMRT
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Synonyms for radiation therapy

(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance

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The Hi Art treatment system combines integrated CT imaging with conformal radiation therapy to deliver sophisticated radiation treatments with speed and precision while reducing radiation exposure to surrounding healthy tissue.
In some studies, 3-D conformal radiation therapy has been shown to facilitate dose escalation in higher-risk patients, which leads to better disease-free survival while decreasing toxicity, Dr.
This study proves that three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy improves outcomes for patients with medically inoperable stage I non-small cell lung cancer," said Ritsuko Komaki, M.
has developed a revolutionary new medical system to deliver conformal radiation therapy to all cancer patients requiring Radiotherapy.
The Calypso System with the Adaptive Workflow Efficiency release is compatible with 3D conformal radiation therapy, conventional intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy.
Primary prostate treatment planning is now being performed with Advanced Simulation, which enables us to better perform conformal radiation therapy to the tumor, and sparing healthy tissue.
ADAC's Pinnacle3 has been the dominant market leader in conformal radiation therapy planning over the last several years.
The technology, according to Simons, "is a linear accelerator-based, true three dimensional conformal radiation therapy planning and treatment system.
The practice offers 3-D Conformal Radiation Therapy, IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy), IGRT (Image Guided Radiation Therapy), SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery), RapidArc, Prostate Brachytherapy, MammoSite and Contura Breast Brachytherapy along with Gynecological Brachytherapy.
The Hi*Art treatment system combines integrated CT imaging with conformal radiation therapy to deliver sophisticated radiation treatments with speed and precision while reducing radiation exposure to surrounding healthy tissue.
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