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May 24, 2013
Our survey of the latest international patent applications in radiation therapy reviews filings from Elekta, Accuray, Profound Medical and more.
May 23, 2013
Workshop on hybrid imaging will discuss how imaging data derived from different modalities can be accurately merged.
May 22, 2013
How do Monte Carlo codes compare when calculating secondary particle production for hadron therapy verification?
May 21, 2013
Simple and cheap 3D imaging system could be used in medical applications.
May 20, 2013
A phantom designed to evaluate the image quality of digital mammography systems offers high sensitivity at a lower cost.
May 16, 2013
Multispectral photoacoustic imaging can differentiate between normal and malignant prostate tissue.
May 15, 2013
Cardiac PET/MRI is feasible on an integrated system, but the hybrid modality must still prove that it adds clinical relevance.
May 14, 2013
Tc-99m derived from accelerator-produced Mo-99 is as effective for SPECT imaging as the reactor-created radioisotope.
May 13, 2013
Recent developments in treatment monitoring, cryoablation, ultrasound therapy and more.
May 9, 2013
Researchers use optoacoustic imaging to evaluate tissue viability in vivo and in real time.
May 7, 2013
A range of optical imaging techniques are finding application in pre-clinical investigations.
May 3, 2013
Cone-beam CT technique enables patient imaging during the delivery of respiratory gated radiotherapy.
May 2, 2013
New calculations of stopping-power ratios should help decrease uncertainty in dosimetry of clinical proton pencil beams.
Apr 30, 2013
Functional MRI with a hepatocyte-specific contrast agent can be used to verify proton beam range in liver tumour treatments.
Apr 29, 2013
Proton CT could enable more accurate treatment planning and range verification for proton therapy.
Apr 26, 2013
Accurate fibre scintillation dosimetry requires consideration of both the Cerenkov and fluorescence signals produced in the optical light guide.
Apr 25, 2013
Our pick of some of the new products on show at the 2nd ESTRO Forum.
Apr 24, 2013
A reconstruction algorithm that reduces artefacts in cardiac PET-MR scans could improve detection of myocardial ischaemia.