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.
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."
6/19/18: "Building a proton therapy center in the middle of a large city like London is a construction and logistical challenge and we are very pleased to have reached this important milestone," said Moataz Karmalawy, PhD, general manager of Varian's Particle Therapy division.
Advanced Proton Therapy System is Available in Cancer Centers in Japan
Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has received Shonin approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) to market the ProBeam® system...
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