Three approaches to accelerate
medical device innovation
Today’s rapidly evolving healthcare system demands more than ever from
medical device manufacturers: more intelligence, more access and more savings.
Avera Health sends MOSAIQ
and METRIQ to the cloud
Cloud-hosting of OIS and cancer registry eases South Dakota
provider’s software management burden
Patients benefit from frameless
radiosurgery with Leksell Gamma Knife
Icon at Samsung Medical Center
Australian centers boost SBRT
and VMAT capabilities
Three New South Wales centers upgrade linear accelerators
with Elekta’s Agility MLC and advanced imaging software
Before March 2017, doctors at Cancer Institute of Guyana (CIG, Georgetown, Guyana, South America) assumed that once their patients with cervical cancer completed a course of external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) they would seek out intracavitary high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy boost, the recommended next step in treating the disease.
Among the world’s most prolific users of Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™, Samsung Medical Center (SMC, Seoul) has set an industrious pace of about 18 patient treatments per week since the system was installed in January 2016.