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Siemens Receives FDA 510(K) Clearance for Next Generation Radiation Therapy Solution
Date:1/23/2008

ARTISTE Solution Offers Unprecedented Flexibility for Tailoring Treatments

to Individual Patient Needs

CONCORD, Calif., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Medical Solutions (http://www.usa.siemens.com/medical) announced it has received FDA 510(k) marketing clearance for the sale and distribution of its most recent innovation in radiation therapy technology, the ARTISTE(TM) Solution.

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Developed by Siemens' Oncology Care Systems, the ARTISTE Solution is a linear accelerator engineered specifically for Adaptive Radiation Therapy (ART). Unique in design, ARTISTE is an integrated imaging and workflow solution that provides a comprehensive portfolio of image-guided and advanced treatment delivery protocols.

This new radiation therapy solution offers clinicians multiple imaging modalities. From Megavoltage (MV) to gold-standard, in-room CT imaging, clinicians can select the optimal imaging application for their treatment approach. Siemens' MVision(TM) Cone Beam Imaging Package delivers outstanding soft-tissue resolution, especially in challenging cases, such as imaging prostheses and with large patients. The CTVision(TM) CT-on-rails System provides in-room, diagnostic quality imaging; thus opening up opportunities to implement benchmark concepts, such as daily re-planning.

"Patient anatomy and tumor size and shape change during the course of treatment, often making it difficult to maximize dosage to target tissue while sparing healthy tissue," said Holger Schmidt, president of Siemens Medical Solutions, Oncology Care Systems Division. "ARTISTE provides both
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