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Jul 25, 2014
Early clinical trial of a new PET tracer shows promise for detecting brain tumours.
Jul 23, 2014
Analysing range uncertainties caused by inaccuracies in dose calculation reveals a need for site-specific margins in proton therapy.
Jul 22, 2014
The theoretical advantages of proton beam therapy are supported by results from two new clinical studies.
Jul 18, 2014
Digital phantoms that exhibit non-rigid respiratory and body motion allow more realistic testing of PET and SPECT motion correction schemes.
Jul 17, 2014
A four-component technique enhances chemotherapy and radiotherapy effectiveness by up to 100-fold.
Jul 16, 2014
MRI safety remains a concern, as does the need for more formal training.
Jul 14, 2014
X-ray dark-field radiography is used for the first time to diagnose lung disease in mice
Jul 11, 2014
Recent developments in surgical guidance, breast imaging, magnetic therapy and more.
Jul 9, 2014
Presenters at CLEO 2014 describe advances in optical coherence tomography for precision-guided epidurals and blood monitoring.
Jul 7, 2014
Shimming allows an MRI-linac system to acquire images with good geometric fidelity for all static gantry positions.
Jul 4, 2014
Our survey of the latest international patent applications in radiation therapy reviews filings from Philips, Elekta, Qfix and more.
Jul 2, 2014
Nanospheres surrounded by a silica-gold shell can photothermally ablate aggressive breast tumours in mice.
Jul 1, 2014
Measuring changes in tissue optical properties could provide a low-cost method for monitoring high-intensity focused ultrasound.
Jun 30, 2014
Astatine-211 is a promising radionuclide for targeted alpha-particle therapy, if supply challenges can be met.
Jun 27, 2014
4D dose computation method quantifies the dosimetric impact of irregular tumour motion on scanned-beam carbon ion therapy.
Jun 26, 2014
Quantitative ultrasound measures treatment response in mice at the microscopic level.
Jun 24, 2014
Detectors based on active pixel sensor technology can detect individual protons in a therapeutic beam.
Jun 23, 2014
The XRV-100 phantom can perform beam-by-beam verification of non-isocentric treatment plans.