Study: Use radiosurgery for certain brain lesion patients
December 18, 2017 -- In a subset of patients, radiosurgery may be the best choice for those with lung cancer who have four or more brain lesions, according to a study published December 18 in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology.
Women not getting recommended breast radiation therapy
December 15, 2017 -- Almost 10% of women don't receive radiation therapy after breast conservation surgery, although it is proved to reduce the risk of cancer recurrence, according to research published in the January issue of the Journal of Surgical Research.
Oncology Services receives another ISO certification
December 13, 2017 -- Radiation therapy service firm Oncology Services International has obtained International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 13485 certification for its radiation oncology devices. It already holds ISO 9001 certification.
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IMV: Imaging boosts precision in radiation therapy

Radiation therapy is a relatively stable market, with procedure volume growing at an average annual rate of 2%. But major technological changes in radiation oncology are brewing under the surface, according to a new report by IMV Medical Information Division. Read more