Navigation Links
CyberKnife® Prostate SBRT Outcomes and Quality of Life Data Presented at American Urological Association Meeting
Date:6/7/2012

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, announced today that outcome data on intermediate risk prostate cancer patients treated with CyberKnife® Prostate SBRT was presented at the American Urological Association Meeting (AUA) 2012 held in Atlanta, Ga. The prospective monotherapy study, titled, "Four Year Outcomes and Quality of Life Following Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy: A Rapid, Non-Invasive Alternative for the Treatment of Intermediate-Risk Organ Confined Prostate Cancer," expands upon prior studies to further evaluate the long term efficacy and quality of life outcomes from treatment with CyberKnife stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for intermediate-risk prostate cancer patients. The study found a 91 percent biochemical control rate at four-years, which is comparable to both surgical and non-surgical treatments for intermediate risk prostate cancer patients, while demonstrating similar to improved toxicity outcomes. 

The study consisted of 81 intermediate-risk organ confined prostate patients treated by Dr. Alan Katz at Winthrop University Hospital with a median follow-up of four years including 24 patients with a minimum of five years follow up. This study showcases the long term published data on the use of the non-invasive CyberKnife SBRT five day course of treatment for intermediate-risk prostate cancer. Most notably the study found a four-year relapse-free survival rate of 91 percent. Patients experienced mild toxicity with minimal impact on quality of life and immedi
'/>"/>

SOURCE Accuray Incorporated
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Accuray Launches First Study to Compare CyberKnife® SBRT to Surgery and IMRT for Treatment of Early-Stage Prostate Cancer
2. Ventana licenses Gen-Probe IP for measuring ERG protein in prostate cancer patients
3. US HIFU to Showcase High Intensity Focused Ultrasound for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer at AUA
4. Debiopharm and Vifor Pharma Sign an Exclusive Agreement for the Distribution and Commercialization of Pamorelin®LA in Switzerland - A Drug Treatment for Prostate Cancer and Endometriosis
5. New Veridex Alliance Drives Study Of Circulating Tumor Cells In Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
6. Upcoming Presentations on Global Market Access Issues and Trends in Health Economics and Outcomes Research at ISPOR 2012 by Novel Health Strategies
7. VeriStrat® Test Results Correlate with Survival Outcomes in Advanced Lung Cancer
8. FREEDOM Study Data: Patients Experience Sustained Quality of Life Benefits with More Frequent Home Hemodialysis with the NxStage System One
9. Accident Fund Holdings Aims to Improve Control of Drug Utilization and Quality of Care with Change in Pharmacy Benefit Manager
10. Millstone Medical Outsourcing Hires New Vice President Quality
11. Staffing and Performance Benchmarks for Quality Function Highlight New Medical Device Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/1/2015)... Sept. 1, 2015 Pressure BioSciences, Inc. ... in the development and sale of broadly enabling, ... the worldwide life sciences industry, today announced the ... the Company,s PCT Platform could play a significant ... This role is based on PCT,s unique ability ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... LONDON , Sept. 1, 2015  Abbott (NYSE: ... ABSORB Japan, a multi-center, randomized trial comparing the safety ... to XIENCE ® , Abbott,s market-leading, permanent drug ... in Japan and enrolled 400 ... of heart disease. The results will be featured at ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... The Indiana Medical Device Manufacturers Council and the Indiana ... Forum to state legislators. The new policy forum was ... Indianapolis and featured two panel ... and State Sen. Brandt Hershman . Legislators also ... & Development Center, which is under construction on its ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:New Scientific Publication Suggests Pressure BioSciences' PCT Platform Could Play Significant Role in Personalized/Precision Medicine 2New Scientific Publication Suggests Pressure BioSciences' PCT Platform Could Play Significant Role in Personalized/Precision Medicine 3New Scientific Publication Suggests Pressure BioSciences' PCT Platform Could Play Significant Role in Personalized/Precision Medicine 4New Scientific Publication Suggests Pressure BioSciences' PCT Platform Could Play Significant Role in Personalized/Precision Medicine 5Abbott Announces Positive Results of Its Naturally Dissolving Stent from ABSORB Japan Study 2Abbott Announces Positive Results of Its Naturally Dissolving Stent from ABSORB Japan Study 3Abbott Announces Positive Results of Its Naturally Dissolving Stent from ABSORB Japan Study 4Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and State Sen. Brandt Hershman Kick Off New Life Sciences Policy Series 2Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and State Sen. Brandt Hershman Kick Off New Life Sciences Policy Series 3
(Date:9/1/2015)... Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) , ... September 01, 2015 ... ... up with Cleveland Clinic, ranked a top-five hospital by U.S. News & World ... care for cancer patients. , Editorial and marketing groups within OncLive, which ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... 01, 2015 , ... PetPace, the provider of an innovative ... activity, today announced its integration with leading veterinary Practice Management Software vendor Cornerstone. ... Practice Management Software packages in the US. Practice Management Software helps veterinarians manage ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... e-Spirit Inc., a leading supplier ... FirstSpirit Content Management System with new capabilities and enhancements designed to support the ... will be well on their way to achieving digital transformation with less time ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... 01, 2015 , ... WorkCare, Inc., a national occupational health ... team as an Associate Medical Director. , WorkCare specializes in workforce health ... and abroad. , Dr. Nelson has a diverse background. He trained in ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... Agriculture innovation, urban farming, local ... the topics to be discussed at Seedstock’s 4th Annual Sustainable Agriculture Conference : ... San Diego. , In addition to keynotes Pierre Sleiman, founder and CEO of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:OncLive® and Cleveland Clinic Team up to Provide News, Information About Cancer Research and Patient Care 2Health News:OncLive® and Cleveland Clinic Team up to Provide News, Information About Cancer Research and Patient Care 3Health News:Petpace-Cornerstone Integration Lowers Overhead, Raises Data Visibility for Veterinary Practices 2Health News:e-Spirit boosts Corporate Content Cloud initiative with release of FirstSpirit 5.2 2Health News:e-Spirit boosts Corporate Content Cloud initiative with release of FirstSpirit 5.2 3Health News:Dr. Brent Nelson Joins WorkCare, Inc., as Associate Medical Director 2Health News:Dr. Brent Nelson Joins WorkCare, Inc., as Associate Medical Director 3Health News:Experts in Urban and Local Food Systems Development to Address Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Conference Nov. 3-4 Discounted ticket sales end Sept. 4 2Health News:Experts in Urban and Local Food Systems Development to Address Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Conference Nov. 3-4 Discounted ticket sales end Sept. 4 3Health News:Experts in Urban and Local Food Systems Development to Address Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Conference Nov. 3-4 Discounted ticket sales end Sept. 4 4Health News:Experts in Urban and Local Food Systems Development to Address Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Conference Nov. 3-4 Discounted ticket sales end Sept. 4 5
... to increase participation in the USDA,s Summer Food ... Solutions Minnesota and Second Harvest Heartland today announced ... Children,s Fund Summer Lunch Program ( ... 200,000 additional meals for Minnesota children this summer. ...
... sure you look good in your swimwear this summer ... more on the importance of also making sure your ... Procter & Gamble at: http://inr.mediaseed.tv/oneClip_C/?feed=BdIundCLFxJkJuMON9VzrkWS8WHcPdMP ... and photos for free and unrestricted use at ...
... ("Verus"), a specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that it ... Tika Lakemedel AB ("Tika") in the Supreme Court of ... seeking $1.3 billion on claims of fraud, breach of ... wholly owned subsidiary Tika disregarded their obligations under three ...
... Arizonans quit smoking since 2007PHOENIX, May 27 New ... shows that the rate of smoking among adults in ... points representing a 20.7 percent decrease in prevalence equating ... rate of smoking in one year dropped from ...
... advance research , and enhance cancer treatment , ... Foundation today announced the inception of the William W. Wirtz ... research and clinical advancements within the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive ... Hospital. The late William W. Wirtz designated more than ...
... of the standard treatments for localized prostate cancer surgery ... But for the small group whose prostate cancer returns, a ... , The study a collaboration between researchers at ... Fox Chase Cancer Center shows that men with a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Minnesota Vikings, Hunger Solutions Minnesota and Second Harvest Heartland to Help Secure 200,000 Meals for Hungry Minnesota Children This Summer 2Health News:Minnesota Vikings, Hunger Solutions Minnesota and Second Harvest Heartland to Help Secure 200,000 Meals for Hungry Minnesota Children This Summer 3Health News:Minnesota Vikings, Hunger Solutions Minnesota and Second Harvest Heartland to Help Secure 200,000 Meals for Hungry Minnesota Children This Summer 4Health News:Verus Pharmaceuticals Announces a Lawsuit Against AstraZeneca AB and Tika Lakemedel AB 2Health News:Arizona Shows More Than a 20% Drop in Smoking Rates 2Health News:Arizona Shows More Than a 20% Drop in Smoking Rates 3Health News:Arizona Shows More Than a 20% Drop in Smoking Rates 4Health News:William W. Wirtz Allocates $19.5 Million to Northwestern Memorial for Cancer Care and Research 2Health News:William W. Wirtz Allocates $19.5 Million to Northwestern Memorial for Cancer Care and Research 3Health News:William W. Wirtz Allocates $19.5 Million to Northwestern Memorial for Cancer Care and Research 4Health News:Why some prostate cancer returns 2
Complete Blink-N-Clean lens drops cleans and clears lenses in a blink. It is a unique blend of gentle to the eye ingredients that conveniently cleans, clears and keeps lenses feeling comfortable thro...
... preservative free lubricating and rewetting ... eyes while you're wearing soft ... free formula is ideal for ... to preservatives and for frequent ...
Saline Solution to rinse and store soft contact lenses and for heat disinfection....
Sensitive Eyes Plus Saline Solution to rinse soft contact lenses The unique, gentle, pH-balanced formula contains potassium, an ingredient found in tears....
Medicine Products: