Varian, a Siemens Healthineers company, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company Breakthrough Device Designation for its cardiac radioablation (CRA) system, currently in development as a noninvasive therapy for select patients with refractory ventricular tachycardia.
The Bravos afterloader is an integrated system designed to improve the patient and clinic experience by simplifying brachytherapy treatments and providing greater workflow efficiency.
South Africa Hospital Delivers HDR Brachytherapy Cancer Treatments with Varian Bravos Afterloader System
The company announced that Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa is the first hospital in Africa to deliver High Dose Rate (HDR) brachytherapy treatments with the Bravos™ afterloader system. Bravos is an integrated system designed to improve the patient and clinic experience by simplifying brachytherapy treatments and providing greater workflow efficiency.
4/2/19: Varian Halcyon simplifies and enhances virtually every aspect of image-guided volumetric intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), including improved patient comfort and shortening the time from installation to first-treatment without sacrificing quality.
Varian Installs Gantry for ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System at New Treatment Center in Singapore
The Varian ProBeam Compact system is a single-room system equipped with a 360-degree gantry for intensity modulated proton therapy.
1/17/19: HyperArc™ High Definition Radiotherapy (HDRT) is a new type of radiosurgery treatment solution reports Varian.
9/7/18: "Supplying equipment is only part of the solution," said Varian president and CEO, Dow Wilson. "By partnering with a visionary hospital network like Mediheal, we seek to address the entire cancer care continuum, from human capacity development to treatment to long-term sustainability."
8/6/18: "Varian is focused on enabling sophisticated high-quality cancer care safely and effectively, around the globe," said Kolleen Kennedy, president of Varian's Oncology Systems business.
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