Navigation Links
Elekta CMS Software Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Monaco VMAT Treatment Planning Solution
Date:7/24/2009

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta CMS Software has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the VMAT enhancement to Monaco((R)), an advanced IMRT treatment planning solution that combines new levels of scientific insight with precise dose control.

Monaco with VMAT can optimize single or multiple non-coplanar arcs simultaneously, providing the flexibility and control needed for complex treatment plans. Reducing planning time and increasing clinical throughput, arc plans can be delivered with a single button push at the linear accelerator console, gantry directions automatically sorted and control points seamlessly integrated into a single deliverable arc sequence.

Monaco has been available for use clinically for the past two years for step-and-shoot IMRT planning. The product was developed in cooperation with Eberhard Karls Universitat Tuebingen in Germany.

A new paradigm in VMAT planning, Monaco incorporates biologically based objectives, constrained optimization, sensitivity analysis and unique smart sequencing. In addition, Monaco is the only planning platform that offers the accurate XVMC Monte Carlo dose engine for a continuous arc calculation as a single beam. The result gives clinicians the power to provide higher standard of patient care.

"We are extremely proud and very pleased to receive clearance to add this VMAT technique to Monaco in the U.S. market," said Rob Cessac, Product Manager for Elekta CMS Software. "Our continued support and development of leading approaches to cancer treatment promises to create a positive future for clinicians and patients."

For the latest Monaco with VMAT news, visit www.elekta.com/cms.

About Elekta

Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solution
'/>"/>

SOURCE Elekta
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Comprehensive VMAT Solution From Elekta on Center Stage at 2009 AAPM Annual Meeting
2. Elekta Provides VMAT and Radiosurgery Solutions for New Jersey Health System
3. The Ottawa Hospital and Elekta Forge Long-Term Strategic Partnership Agreement
4. ProCure Treatment Centers to Equip Chicago Facility With Software Solutions From Elekta
5. Elekta Radiosurgery Solutions are Creating New Possibilities for the Most Challenging Cases of the Head And Body
6. Elekta Contract Provides MAGNET Cooperative Access to Leading Radiation Therapy Solutions
7. Elekta Sponsors All Are Our Heroes to Raise Cancer Awareness
8. Elekta Chosen to Deliver Sophisticated Brain Mapping Technology to the Mind Research Network
9. Hospitals Turn to Vendors Like Elekta for Help in Squeezing Most From Existing Technologies
10. Elekta Finds New Interest in Leasing Solutions as Hospitals Debate Capital Purchases
11. CMS, Inc., an Elekta Company, Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Atlas-Based Autosegmentation Software
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... now offering gum depigmentation treatments for dark gums. Dark ... can make people feel extremely self-conscious about their smiles. ... or dark gums. “I am one of the few ... and I have treated celebrities, business leaders, high-ranking officials ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... In books and movies, plots involving older men chasing ... suggests that the stereotype may be grounded in fact. ... than 12,000 people from Finland. The researchers, led by ... women typically preferred men who were the same age or ... On the other hand, men tended to have a lifelong ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Sept. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- For millions of ... excess weight and the threat of type 2 diabetes. ... may be tougher for some than for others, depending ... good health, it may not be as effective for ... 2 diabetes," said one expert, Dr. Ruth Loos, director ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... University of Michigan have described a new approach to ... the time needed for more traditional methods. , ... that is undergoing further investigation as a potential treatment ... , In research published online in the Proceedings ... the lab of Stephen Weiss at the U-M Life ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Missouri (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The ... that the SLUCare Physician Group, comprised of more than ... on a number of initiatives. With the recent ... network size, strengthening its market footprint to better respond ... Louis area. , SLPA is a physician-led clinically integrated ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gummy Smile Dentist, Dr. Alex Farnoosh, is Now Offering Gum Depigmentation for Dark Gums 2Health News:When It Comes to Sex Partners, Men Prefer Younger Women: Study 2Health News:Can Exercise Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? Your Genes May Be Key 2Health News:New discovery approach accelerates identification of potential cancer treatments 2Health News:St. Louis Physician Alliance Expands Network and Market Footprint with Recent Addition of SLUCare Physician Group 2
... men has increased by 12% in six years, according to the ... diagnosed with the disease, 3,000 of those are men.// ... that they tend to occur more commonly on the back, whereas ... noticeable. Up to 77% of cases are caused by exposure to ...
... a mother's risk of having a hyperactive child. A ... the last three months of pregnancy had children with ... Glover, of Imperial College, London, told that this only ... frequently feeling scared.According to a survey antenatal anxiety ...
... somebody is likely to have an epileptic seizure. ,In ... warning and can lead to ,disability or even death. ... believe ,it may be possible to predict the onset ... ,An ECG records electrical activity from different parts of ...
... years. And while most of the popular remedies used in ... has increased. This powerful pill will //reduce pain, fever, inflammation, ... attacks and stroke. ,In the more than 35 ... few drugs have been developed that can even be compared ...
... one day have the option of having one blast ... up to 25 sessions afterwards, researchers said. //They believe ... for women and may improve the treatment of breast ... the developing world. ,Dr. Emiel Rutgers, of the ...
... new compounds developed for preventing and treating the flue ... only one dose to be effective.// The compounds, known ... flu drug relenza, or zanamivir, which the U.S. Food ... A and B. ,Researchers reported at the International ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014 Pharmaceutical Care Management ... today outlined policy solutions that could reduce prescription fraud ... Hill briefing, " Prescription Opioid Abuse: Fighting Back on ... Reform and PCMA. The briefing featured ... prescription drug abuse and fraud. The Centers for Disease ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014 EU5 Sigmoidoscopes ... new report, "EU5 Sigmoidoscopes Market Outlook to 2020", ... market. The report provides value, in millions of ... (in US dollars) within market segments - Flexible ... and Flexible Non-Video (Fibre) Sigmoidoscopes). The ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... SAN DIEGO , 29 de septiembre de 2014 ... adelante, Daiichi Sankyo) (TSE: 4568) y Ambit Biosciences (NASDAQ: ... que han llegado a un acuerdo de fusión definitivo ... acciones ordinarias de Ambit Biosciences a un precio de ... una oferta de licitación seguida de una fusión con ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PCMA: How Congress Can Fight Prescription Drug Fraud and Abuse 2EU5 Sigmoidoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 2EU5 Sigmoidoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 3Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 2Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 3Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 4Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 5Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 6Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 7Daiichi Sankyo adquiere Ambit Biosciences 8
... safety profile of BSI-201 in ... subjects with advanced solid tumors -, BRISBANE, Calif., ... developing novel cancer therapies,today announced that data supporting its lead ... of Clinical Oncology annual,meeting in Chicago., Findings will be ...
... SGP ), a leader in advancing the ... infection, announced today that data from,several clinical studies ... therapy, as well as boceprevir, the,company,s investigational oral ... annual Digestive Disease Week (DDW) meeting to be ...
Cached Medicine Technology:BiPar Sciences Announces Clinical Data Presentations on Lead PARP Inhibitor, BSI-201, at 40th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting 2Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 2Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 3Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 4Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 5Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 6Schering-Plough Highlights PEGINTRON(TM) and Boceprevir Hepatitis C Data Presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting 7
The 5539-7.5 linear transducer is a high frequency transducer dedicated to superficial and vascular imaging....
HST, versatile convex array abdominal transducer is multi-frequency, offering 5 levels of fundamental frequencies in addition to 4 settings of Harmonic frequencies. This transducer provides superb im...
Scan internal organs percutaneously while eliminating side lobe artifact....
... transducer is a curved ... the higher frequencies. Featuring ... this transducer provides exceptional ... frequency abdominal kidney bladder ...
Medicine Products: