The Role of Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH) for Reducing Heart Dose during left-Sided Breast Radiotherapy

Most Left-breast cancer women treated by adjuvant radiotherapy after undergo primary surgery, as there are some microscopic tumor might remain after surgery which could lead to recurrence or metastases (or both) if not treated. Many studies show that the patients treated with radiotherapy for left-sided breast cancer suffer from cardiac complications and mortality in compared to due to the increase of cardiac absorbed dose for the [...]

May 13, 2019|Categories: News|

Aktina Showcased Latest Advancements for Cancer Treatment Accuracy and Patient Immobilization at ASTRO 2018

Congers, NY (November 6, 2018) – Aktina Medical, the industry’s primary source for radiation oncology needs, leveraged its participation at the ASTRO show’s 60th Annual Meeting by showcasing the company’s latest advancements for improved radiosurgery accuracy, and patient immobilization and comfort. Featured Aktina solutions on display at ASTRO 2018 included [...]

November 6, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Aktina Features New SpiroCheck Duo® ABC Quality Assurance Solution at AAPM 2018

Hosting Free Training Sessions on New SpiroCheck Duo in Booth #1113 Aktina Medical, the industry’s primary source for radiation oncology needs, is publicly debuting the recently upgraded SpiroCheck Duo® quality assurance system for Active Breathing Coordinator (ABC) systems at AAPM 2018, July 29th through August 2nd in Nashville, TN. To support the launch [...]

July 17, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Aktina Introduces New Quality Control Appliance

Congers, NY (May 8, 2018) – Aktina Medical, the industry’s primary source for radiation oncology needs, today announced the introduction of its new SpiroCheck Duo® quality assurance system designed for use with an Active Breathing CoordinatorTM (ABC). Accurate to within 1.25%, the new Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS) compliant [...]

May 8, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Aktina Medical Showcases Solutions to Ensure Radiation Treatment Accuracy at ASTRO 2017

  Aktina Medical, a leader in designing and manufacturing quality radiation oncology systems, is showcasing new solutions designed to ensure the accuracy of radiation therapy treatments at ASTRO’s 2017 Annual Meeting. Products showcased include the company’s Respiratory Compression Belt, SRS Cone Adapters and immobilization systems for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy [...]

September 21, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

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