Navigation Links
Largest Neurosurgical Center in Russia Acquires Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion
Date:2/6/2012

ell Gamma Knife Perfexion has completely changed our approach to multiple metastases – we no longer have any limitations."

Perfexion dramatically streamlines the radiosurgery workflow and expands the treatable volume through an automated, multi-source collimator. The result has been faster set-up and treatment delivery to one or more tumors in a single session.

"Everything's easier with Perfexion, and that makes it easier for both patients and staff," Dr. Golanov says. "There's the potential for more indications, it's easier to plan and treat and the dose planning is superior with higher conformity. This is particularly evident in treating patients with multiple mets. For example, just yesterday we treated a patient with five metastases in only one hour – and these were large lesions requiring more than one beam per tumor."

"In November 2011, Dr. Golanov won a prestigious radiotherapy award for best treatment of brain metastasis, using Perfexion," notes Nabil Elias Romanos, Vice President, Elekta Eastern Europe & Middle East. "This recognition by radiation oncology professionals of this system's applications and efficacy for brain metastasis is good news for patients and clinicians."

Single and multiple metastases represent 37 percent of Burdenko's Perfexion weekly volume of 15-20 patients, while classic Gamma Knife indications – a variety of benign and malignant vascular and functional targets – comprise the rest. Dr. Golanov notes that Perfexion also presents the potential to treat new indications.

"We're really happy to have Perfexion, no doubt," Dr. Golanov says. "Leksell Gamma Knife has been the gold standard for intracranial radiosurgery for years. Perfexion makes Gamma Knife surgery even more refined, precise and efficient."

About Elekta
Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company d
'/>"/>

SOURCE Elekta
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Medical Alarm to Begin Fulfillment of MediPendant™ Against Largest Purchase Order - Announces Additional Warrant Cancellations
2. PuraMed BioScience, Inc. Announces LipiGesic®M, Their Unique Migraine Treatment, is Now Available for Purchase at CVS, the 2nd Largest Drug Chain in the United States
3. Outreach Services Merger With Cardon Healthcare Creates Largest Provider of Eligibility Services to Hospitals
4. Vets First Choice Acquires VetCentric to Form Nations Largest Online Veterinary Partner Pharmacy and Marketing Services Provider
5. Unity Management Group, Inc. Receives Contract From Sun Pharmaceutical Indias Largest Pharmaceutical Companies for $105,000
6. RNL Opens the Worlds Largest Stem Cell Medical Center in Beijing, China
7. Echo Therapeutics Announces Warrant Exercise by Its Largest Shareholder
8. Anaheim to Host Worlds Largest Gathering on Cystic Fibrosis Research and Care
9. Mondo Guerra of "Project Runway" Brings National HIV Education Campaign to Philadelphia to Co-Host the Regions Largest HIV/AIDS Public Awareness and Fundraising Event
10. Unilife Wins Supply Contract with Nations Largest Healthcare Alliance
11. Emerging Pharmaceutical Market in China - Forecast to Become The Worlds Third-Largest Pharmaceutical Market By 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/30/2014)... Oct. 29, 2014  BioMed Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ... company focusing on life sciences, today announced financial ... 2014. Third Quarter 2014 Highlights Financial ... leasing transactions during the quarter representing approximately 657,700 ... for the third quarter of approximately 219,700 square ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... Oct. 27, 2014  RenovoRx, a leading developer of ... delivery of fluids to selected sites in the vascular ... has appointed Shaun Bagai as Chief Executive ... Board of Directors. Bagai brings more than 15 years ... Bagai joined RenovoRx in June 2014 and in his ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... , Oct. 27, 2014 Research and ... H1N1 Vaccines Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. ... humans caused by a variant of the swine H1N1 virus, ... virus which infects nose, throat, and lungs. H1N1 virus is ... viruses infect different animal species such as humans, swine, birds, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 7BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 8BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 9BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 10BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 11BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 12BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 13BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 14BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 15BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 16BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 17BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 18BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 19BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 20BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 21RenovoRx Board Names Shaun R. Bagai as CEO 2Global H1N1 Vaccines Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis and Sanofi Pasteur 2Global H1N1 Vaccines Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis and Sanofi Pasteur 3
... , FRANKLIN, Mass., Sept. 14 PLC ... cardiac and vascular medical device-based technologies, today announced that a paper ... in conjunction with autologous stem cells was presented at ESC Congress ... Barcelona, Spain. , , This study ...
... ORLANDO, Florida, September 14 ... Clinical Surveillance System Will Help Novant,Hospitals Ensure Patient Safety ... MEDai, Inc., an Elsevier company and leading provider ... today that Novant Health, a not-for-profit integrated group of,hospitals ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Study on PLC Systems' TMR Therapy With Stem Cells Presented at ESC 2009 2Study on PLC Systems' TMR Therapy With Stem Cells Presented at ESC 2009 3Novant Health Rolls Out MEDai's Predictive Modeling Solution to Nine Hospitals in Three States 2Novant Health Rolls Out MEDai's Predictive Modeling Solution to Nine Hospitals in Three States 3Novant Health Rolls Out MEDai's Predictive Modeling Solution to Nine Hospitals in Three States 4
(Date:10/30/2014)... HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29, ... been identified that appear linked to autism spectrum disorders, ... are on their way to discovering up to 1,000 ... Autism spectrum disorders include a range of developmental disabilities ... An estimated one in 68 U.S. children has an ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014 Horse Sense & ... riding to special needs individuals in the Jacksonville area, ... November 15 from 10-2:00 p.m. at Bailey's Farm (2202 ... to the public and is designed to raise awareness ... to the HSS Round-Up is free. Ticket purchases will ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014 The human brain is ... vigorously exercised to help maintain better mental health, according ... ‘Dementia Express: Lose Your Memory in 100 Ways’ for ... and sometimes conflicting attitudes to help keep the reader ... a reader must decipher the hidden logic within. , ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- When it comes to heart ... men to delay care when they have symptoms that spell ... to the hospital with a more severe or advanced stage ... study author Catherine Kreatsoulas, a Fulbright Scholar and research fellow ... news release from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... Many U.S. colleges have indoor tanning salons on ... risk for skin cancer, researchers report. Tanning ... so colleges should adopt tanning-free policies, to help ... health efforts are needed to raise university administration ... indoor tanning poses to young adults in order ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Discovery of 100-Plus Genes Tied to Autism May Improve Treatments 2Health News:Discovery of 100-Plus Genes Tied to Autism May Improve Treatments 3Health News:Horse Sense & Sensitivity, Jacksonville Non-profit, To Hold 2nd Annual Round-Up 2Health News:‘Dementia Express’ Offers Contradictory and Sometimes Reverse Thinking, All to Keep its Reader on Their Toes With an Active Mind. 2Health News:Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Trouble 2Health News:Many U.S. Colleges Have Indoor Tanning Salons On, Near Campus: Study 2
... Alcohol Support Team Board of Directors and Commits all ... Corporate Charity Work to Benefit FASTeam, ... a year, more than Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome and Muscular,Dystrophy ... an,increase in efforts to promote prevention of prenatal alcohol exposure ...
... LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 7 Hospira, Inc.,(NYSE: ... today announced that it will host a conference call ... 2008, at 8 a.m. Central,time., The company will ... stock market open and the conference call., A ...
... 100%, ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., July 7 ... are satisfied with,their decision, have low complication rates ... study in July,s Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery(R), the,official ... Surgeons,(ASPS). In addition, breast reconstruction after preventive mastectomy ...
... 2 should be tested for high cholesterol, group says , , ... to the impact of the childhood obesity epidemic in the ... kids as young as 8 years old be given cholesterol-lowering ... , The American Academy of Pediatrics also recommends that children ...
... AIDS Fundraising Event Goes GREEN with Online ... Communications, Recycling and Awareness, SAN FRANCISCO, July ... Francisco announced today key initiatives to ,Green, the,HIV fundraising event ... introduction of Green Walkers, composting, and,enhanced recycling., "With the ...
... MEETING, Pa., July 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BMP ... ,Company,) today,announced that it received the New ... enterprise with foreign investment in the People,s,Republic ... Industry and,Commerce (SHAIC). With receipt of this ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:K Squared Sponsors F.A.S.T. Ride 150-mile Motorcycle Tour August 17 2Health News:98% of Elective Mastectomy Patients Would Have Reconstruction Again, Says ASPS Study 2Health News:Pediatricians Recommend Cholesterol Drugs for Some Kids 2Health News:Pediatricians Recommend Cholesterol Drugs for Some Kids 3Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Takes Big Green Step Forward 2Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Takes Big Green Step Forward 3Health News:BMP Sunstone Completes Acquisition of Shanghai Rongheng Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd 2
Pediatric model. Blades: 10 mm. Solid blades with locking mechanism. Dull finish....
Solid 16 mm blades. Self-locking mechanism. Dull finish....
Fenestrated 16 mm blades. Self-locking mechanism. Dull finish....
... The Kawesch-Lancaster Lasik speculum ... one curved to provide clearance ... solid blades retract the lids ... path for the microkeratome. The ...
Medicine Products: