An announcement on new offerings by Elekta in Volumetric Intensity Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT)* technique, which moves both collimator leaves and gantry during radiotherapy, will compare Elekta's VMAT solutions to other forms of radiation therapy. Performing VMAT together with Elekta's proven X- ray Volume Imaging can help clinicians reduce treatment time, and the technique also enables helical-like conformality. Olof Sanden, Executive Vice President Region Europe at Elekta says, "Elekta is moving forward together by fully integrating and incorporating our total portfolio within one sales offering. We are moving forward in a clinical and technical direction with 4D IGRT, IGTM, VMAT, Image Guided Stereotactic Solutions, and in a customer- oriented direction by optimizing clinical workflow solutions based on listening to user needs."
Symposium to feature customer experiences
On September 10, Elekta is hosting a lunch symposium, "Moving forward
together: the customers' experience of Elekta solutions." The symposium
will feature presentations on the latest cancer care solutions in Image
Guided Treatment Management, such as IGRT, VMAT, patient positioning and
management information systems, presented by users from Malaga, Amsterdam
and Mannheim. An open discussion will take place after the sy
|SOURCE Elekta, Inc.|
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