Varian Acquires Mobius: A Quality Assurance Software Leader

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Varian has broadened its ecosystem of cancer care solutions with the acquisition of Mobius Medical Systems, LP, a leader in radiation oncology Quality Assurance (QA) software.

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Varian Acquires Evinance, A Clinical Decision Support Software Company

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Varian recently acquired Evinance Innovation, Inc., a Montreal-based company focused on developing clinical decision support (CDS) software. The Evinance Decision Support™ solution, which is being incorporated into Varian’s 360 Oncology™ care management ...

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Varian Team’s Two-Part Article Named “Editor’s Choice” by Medical Physics Journal

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A two-part article authored by Varian-based researchers about the company’s Acuros® CTS, a software tool for scatter correction in Varian’s new Iterative cone-beam CT (CBCT) solution, was selected by the editors of Medical Physics to appear in the May 201...

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Triggered Imaging and Auto Beam Hold: Enhancing Lung SBRT

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Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is treating small tumors in the lung with SBRT. That in itself isn’t news, but how they are delivering the treatments is of interest.

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Early Adopters Find HyperArc Simplifies Delivery of Complex Radiosurgery Treatments for Brain Metastases

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In 2017, Varian’s HyperArc™ high-definition radiotherapy was used for the first time to treat patients with brain metastases. This new technology for delivering noncoplanar stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) has been deployed at Sacro Cuore Don Calabria Canc...

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ARIA Named 2018 “Best in KLAS” Category Leader; Receives ONC-Health IT 2015 Certification

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The ARIA® oncology information system (OIS) was recently named a Category Leader in the 2018 Best in KLAS: Software and Services Report by KLAS, an independent research firm specializing in monitoring and reporting on the performance of healthcare vendors...

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Starting an MRI-Based Brachytherapy Program for Cervical Cancer: How Challenges Were Overcome at Loyola University in Chicago

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Researchers have reported that cervical cancer patients who are treated with combined external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and brachytherapy appear to have a significantly better overall survival outcome than those treated with EBRT alone. This article poi...

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Using Data to Create a Focused Radiation Oncology Service Line Across 46 Facilities: The HCA Sarah Cannon Story

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In 2015, Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare, announced a new initiative to create an infrastructure and tools to assess and improve the quality, safety and outcomes across HCA Healthcare’s network of 46 radiation oncology centers.

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Math: Oncology’s New Best Friend

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Tim Fox, Varian’s associate vice president of imaging informatics, spoke at TEDXPeachtree 2012 about the exciting advances in radiation oncology—and the role of imaging in the field.

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University Hospitals of Geneva Uses Calypso-Guided Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer Treatment

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Doctors at the University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG) have begun to utilize the Calypso® GPS for the body® technology to enhance the accuracy of radiotherapy in the treatment of lung cancer.

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