... remains to be established,” he adds. Cutting-edge brain imaging One of the most promising applications is in the realm of ... staging of tumors in the head and neck region due to tumor characterization and MR’s ability to image a diverse range of tissue ...
mrivera - 2013-05-21 10:06
... PET agent, was shown to be highly accurate in identifying brain lesions in children suspected of glioma cerebral cancer, according to a ... results suggesting neoplastic tissue/glioma or to rule out tumor progression or residual tumors. A total of 32 PET scans were acquired. ...
egodt - 2013-06-17 08:08
... quantitative assessment—a numerical indication of a tumor’s level of metabolic activity. With accurate quantitative assessment, ... necessary pathology of Alzheimer’s disease—in the living brain. This comprehensive amyloid imaging solution includes the Biograph mCT ...
egodt - 2013-06-07 15:20
... This relationship has been demonstrated in studies involving brain, breast and lung tumors. F-18 FLT is not ideal, though. Lower ... FLT to detect changes after chemotherapy, including SUV, tumor–to–whole blood ratio, and nonlinear regression kinetic models.” ...
kmahdoubi - 2013-05-21 08:25
Puerto Rico's Caribbean Imaging and Radiation Therapy Center Orders Elekta's New Versa HD System for Treatment of Cancer Patients
... Agility™, and we'll be able to more closely conform to the tumor shape with Agility advanced beam shaping." CIRT physicians anticipate ... innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and ...
egodt - 2013-05-17 16:39
... Single click ensemble segmentation of a lung tumor in software developed in part by Moffitt Cancer Center and Research ... SCES can be applied to lung cancer and cancers of the brain and breast, sarcoma, prostate and pancreatic cancers and melanoma. ...
kmahdoubi - 2013-05-15 08:19
Canada’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Joins Elekta and Philips Research Consortium on MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy
... exceptional depictions of a patient’s soft tissues and tumor and allow them to dynamically track their motion. This breakthrough ... innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and ...
egodt - 2013-05-13 10:01
Elekta and Philips Research Consortium on MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy Adds The Netherlands Cancer Institute-Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital
... with exceptional images of a patient's soft tissues and tumor during radiation therapy. This breakthrough innovation also aims to ... innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and ...
egodt - 2013-04-22 17:06
... clamor for such data as they need to know whether a tumor is increasing or decreasing in size and by how much. Quantitative ... stenosis, lung nodule volumetry, liver and tumor volumetry, brain perfusion, CT colonoscopy and emphysema quantification. But Flanders ...
lfratt - 2013-04-22 15:55
Philips collaborates with clinical partners to introduce advanced clinical functionalities in MRI at ISMRM
... of a wide variety of conditions; from stroke and dementia to tumor disease and trauma,” commented Dr. Jeroen Hendrikse, University ... does pCASL provide the user with an accurate assessment of brain perfusion - without the need for external contrast agent, a ...
egodt - 2013-04-22 12:51