ESTRO: Rad therapy plus immunotherapy kills tumors May 4, 2016 -- Radiation therapy plus immunotherapy can destroy both primary and secondary tumors, according to research presented at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) conference.
Agfa extends contract with French hospital May 4, 2016 -- Agfa HealthCare has extended its contract with a hospital in France for deploying its Orbis hospital information system (HIS)/clinical information system (CIS).
ESTRO: Lung cancer radiotherapy linked to noncancer deaths May 4, 2016 -- Treating patients who have early-stage non-small cell lung cancer with stereotactic body radiation therapy is associated with a small but increased risk of death from causes other than cancer, according to research presented at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) conference.
ESTRO: APBI rivals WBI, with better cosmetic results May 4, 2016 -- Accelerated partial-breast irradiation (APBI) with multicatheter interstitial brachytherapy is a safe and effective alternative to whole-breast irradiation (WBI) and has better cosmetic results, according to new research presented at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) conference.
Report: Global contrast-media injectors market surging May 3, 2016 -- The global market for contrast media injectors will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11% from 2016 to 2022, climbing from $830 million (720.9 million euros) in 2015 to reach almost $1.8 billion (1.6 billion euros) by 2022, according to a new report from market research and consulting firm GlobalData.