Study gives all-clear for skin cream during radiation therapy October 19, 2018 -- It's OK for patients scheduled for radiation therapy to apply topical treatments such as skin cream in moderation before their procedures, according to a study published October 16 in JAMA Oncology. That's good news for the many patients who want to use skin cream to counter skin rashes or burns caused by radiation treatments. Discuss
RefleXion to show PET-guided RT at ASTRO October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy equipment developer RefleXion Medical plans to highlight a new PET-guided approach to radiotherapy (RT) at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
RaySearch to unveil new deep-learning software at ASTRO October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories plans to exhibit new machine-learning software for its RayStation treatment planning system and its RayCare oncology information system at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
Sun Nuclear to highlight new software at ASTRO October 18, 2018 -- Radiation oncology quality-assurance technology developer Sun Nuclear plans to highlight new radiation oncology patient safety software at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
ASTRO releases new prostate radiation therapy guideline October 12, 2018 -- The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released a new guideline for treating early-stage prostate cancer using external-beam radiation therapy. It was published October 11 in Practical Radiation Oncology.
RaySearch, Canon sign collaboration pact October 10, 2018 -- Canon Medical Systems and radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories will partner to integrate RaySearch's advanced software with Canon Medical's imaging systems and advanced visualization products.