Navigation Links
Barnes-Jewish Hospital to Provide Gamma Knife Surgery to Additional Patient Groups With New Elekta Technology
Date:2/23/2010

"We typically use linear accelerator-based radiotherapy to treat these tumors," he says. "However, the disadvantage of that technique for glomus jugulare lesions is that they require more fractions, which means more time and greater potential for side effects."

In evaluating their decision to acquire Extend, the radiation oncology and neurosurgery departments also provided information on the solution to ENT (ear-nose-throat) physicians in the otolaryngology department to determine their interest. These clinicians could refer certain cases for hypofractionated radiosurgery with Extend, including patients with nasopharygeal carcinoma, paranasal sinus tumors and extensive skull base tumors, he says.

"The ENT doctors are interested in being more 'focal' or precise with radiation therapy, and hypofractionated radiosurgery certainly offers that potential, with the likelihood of fewer side effects," Dr. Simpson observes. "In fact, an ENT doctor was one of two physicians here who recently went for Leksell Gamma Knife training."

The key components of Extend are patient-friendly fixation devices, such as a vacuum assisted bite block and head support with vacuum pillow. Accurate repeat fixat
'/>"/>

SOURCE Elekta
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology technology :

1. Molecular Genetics Core Facility at Childrens Hospital Boston Selects HybSelect from febit for Targeted Resequencing
2. 2-Year-old Baby With Complex Heart Deformity Undergoes Major Open Heart Surgery at Wockhardt Hospitals, Bangalore - (now a Network Hospital of Fortis) Without any Blood Transfusion
3. Beike Biotechnology, Jiangsu University and Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital Receive $1.8 Million for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell R&D and Clinical Trials
4. Hahnemann University Hospital Granted Magnet(R) Status
5. Butler Hospital Neurologist Lead Author of Ground Breaking Bio-Engineered Treatment Study for Alzheimers Disease
6. Acuo Technologies Announces Contract for Vendor Neutral Archive With Allina Hospitals and Clinics
7. iSirona Announces Go-live at University Hospitals in Cleveland
8. MRI & X-Ray Outsourcing Increasing From Hospitals and Imaging Centers Worldwide
9. Hospitals Improve Financial Performance by Identifying Exceptions to Best Practices
10. Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Licenses EdgeLab to Seven Laboratories at University Hospital of Reims, France
11. Golden Meditech Announces HK$217 Million Private Equity Financing for Hospital Subsidiary
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... MD (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 ... into law H.R. 83, the Omnibus and Continuing ... first time, made hydrocephalus a condition eligible to ... Programs (CDMRP) administered by the Department of Defense ... with its allies on Capitol Hill, is celebrating ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 24, 2014 The report expects ... 19.7% by 2019. It also provides a carefully analyzed ... and challenges for the market. , Full Copy of ... report, the global market for cell expansion will keep ... It expects this growth to be driven by rapid ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 23, 2014 PharmaBoardroom,s ... out today and available for free download , digs ... change and growth in the sector today. One ... successes has been in developing a homegrown pharmaceutical manufacturing base, ... production still remains some way off. A cursory comparison with ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... The Center for Professional Innovation ... training across the life sciences industry, has partnered with ... to provide the organization's members with discounted classroom courses, ... the more than 350 sessions across 80 course titles. ... when registering for a public course at ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Rare Brain Condition Now Eligible for Department of Defense Research Dollars 2The Cell Expansion Market is Expected to Reach $14.8 billion by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2The Cell Expansion Market is Expected to Reach $14.8 billion by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 3CfPIE Announces Partnership with the Society for Clinical Data Management 2CfPIE Announces Partnership with the Society for Clinical Data Management 3
... Researchers from the Institute of Biotechnology and Biomedicine and ... developed and patented a method using Saccharomyces cerevisiae ... of oligomers, small toxic aggregations of molecules which can ... diseases. The test allows validating the efficacy of compounds ...
... N.J., Feb. 2, 2011 Regenicin, Inc.(OTC Bulletin Board: ... the development of regenerative cell therapies to restore the ... its Chairman and CEO, Randall McCoy is currently working ... designed to encourage and reward the Company,s officers, employees ...
... Forensic DNA profiling has become a standard tool in ... mass violence and disaster, but until now there has ... major ethical and policy challenges associated with this new ... The National Institutes of Health (NIH) ...
Cached Biology Technology:New test to study proteins involved in neurodegenerative diseases 2Regenicin, Inc., RGIN - Update 2CMU Receives $1.2 Million NIH Grant To Develop Ethics, Policy Recommendations for Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster DNA ID Practices 2CMU Receives $1.2 Million NIH Grant To Develop Ethics, Policy Recommendations for Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster DNA ID Practices 3CMU Receives $1.2 Million NIH Grant To Develop Ethics, Policy Recommendations for Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster DNA ID Practices 4
(Date:12/17/2014)...  HITLAB SM announced today its completion ... confirm its adherence to current U.S. Food and ... to conduct regulated smart device and smart phone ... safety and research quality. "HITLAB is ... delivery with innovative technology," said Laura Pugliese ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Dec. 16, 2014  Automation is fundamentally transforming ... evident than at international borders. Over the past ... have allowed veteran travelers to self process through ... (APC) Kiosks at an increasing number of airports, ... According to Maxine Most , ...
(Date:12/11/2014)... DUBLIN , Dec. 09, 2014 Research ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9ql3kr/biometrics_market ) ... Market in India 2015-2019" report to their ... in this market is the adoption of multimodal ... one characteristic of an individual for verification and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):HITLAB Completes GCP Audit for FDA Smart Device & App Compliance 2Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide 2Biometrics Market in India 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, NEC, Safran and Suprema 2
... size does not fit all when it comes to addressing ... recent HealthFocus® International study on weight management, consumers differ not ... but also in their motivations and in the amount of ... "New approaches to combatting obesity are essential, so we wanted ...
... For decades, scientists believed that a spine with multiple segments ... of the same anatomical feature in a 345-million-year-old eel suggests ... before the first species to walk on land. ... in shallow bodies of water in what is now Scotland, ...
... KY. (May 21, 2012) A new study led by ... precisely detect a single chemical at extremely low concentrations and ... was carried out in the laboratory of Peixuan Guo, the ... of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center. The study shows that the ...
Cached Biology News:New HealthFocus® International Study Reveals Five Very Different Weight Management Consumers 2Human-like spine morphology found in aquatic eel fossil 2Human-like spine morphology found in aquatic eel fossil 3
Mus musculus MARCKS-like protein, mRNA...
... from BRAND adds ergonomics and ease-of-use ... only electronic, motor-driven repeating pipette compatible ... BRAND PD-Tip syringe tips, Eppendorf Combi-Tips ... VWRbrand Combi-Syringes. Select virtually any pipetting ...
... can be used for efficient, mild and ... for ELISA or other assays for protein ... are bound with high efficiency to the ... will not elute during the assay due ...
Activating Agents, 7-azabenzotriazol-1-yloxy-tris-(pyrrolidino)phosphonium hexafluorophosphate...
Biology Products: