Elekta solutions ensure safe, accurate carbon-ion radiotherapy

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HIGHLIGHTS i-ROCK is the world’s first cancer center-based carbon-ion radiotherapy facility – Japan’s fifth and only the tenth worldwide Kanagawa Cancer Center has adopted high-speed 3D scanning irradiation, which can spot-irradiate tumors as if to ‘paint’ dose over them, enabling…

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Heart avoidance inspires new breast treatment program

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Concerned about the long-term implications to heart health during breast cancer radiotherapy, Christchurch Hospital (Christchurch, New Zealand) acquired Elekta’s Active Breathing Coordinator™ (ABC) to facilitate Deep Inspiration Breath-hold (DIBH) radiotherapy for women with left-sided breast cancer. The New Zealand Breast...
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