*  List of MeSH codes (E02) - Wikipedia
... radioisotope teletherapy MeSH E02.831.387.500 --- motion therapy, continuous passive MeSH E02.831.671.221 --- communication ...
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*  Anomalies of pancreas, congenital - RightDiagnosis.com
Radioisotope labeling of chemical *Radioisotope Renography *Radioisotope scan and function study *Radioisotope Teletherapy * ... Radioisotope *Radioisotope Dilution Technique *Radioisotope implant *Radioisotope implant in cancer therapy * ...
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*  Radioisotopes and Their Biomedical Applications | OMICS International
Radionuclides also termed as radioisotopes are elements that possess radioactivity. It means upon decay they emit radiations ... Teletherapy, disinfectant, radiotherapy. Cr-51. 27.7d. Radiolabeling and dosimetry. Cs-130. 29.2m. Myocardial localizing agent ... Radioisotopes are widely used for a number of purposes following are some major applications of radioisotope. ... This decaying property of radioisotopes is called half-life. Thus radioisotopes could be used for numerous biomedical purposes ...
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*  Nordion - Wikipedia
... the division developed one of the first teletherapy units that used the radioisotope cobalt-60 to destroy cancerous tumours. ... Soon after, the division was given responsibility for selling radioisotopes produced by the newly established nuclear research ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nordion
*  History of radiation therapy - Wikipedia
The three main divisions of radiation therapy are external beam radiation therapy or teletherapy, brachytherapy or sealed ... and systemic radioisotopes are given by infusion or oral ingestion. Particle therapy is a special case of external beam ... though technically all radioisotopes of iodine are radioiodines; see isotopes of iodine). Pusey 1900, p. 302 Kassabian 1907, p ... source radiation therapy, and systemic radioisotope therapy or unsealed source radiotherapy. The differences relate to the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_radiation_therapy
*  Radioisotopes | definition of Radioisotopes by Medical dictionary
Radioisotopes explanation free. What is Radioisotopes? Meaning of Radioisotopes medical term. What does Radioisotopes mean? ... Looking for online definition of Radioisotopes in the Medical Dictionary? ... Radioisotope teletherapy. *Radioisotope thermal generator. *Radioisotope thermal generators. *Radioisotope Thermionic Generator ... radioisotope. (redirected from Radioisotopes). Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia. radioisotope. [ra″de-o-i´so- ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Radioisotopes
*  Radiation therapy - Wikipedia
... or teletherapy; brachytherapy or sealed source radiation therapy; and systemic radioisotope therapy or unsealed source ... A major use of systemic radioisotope therapy is in the treatment of bone metastasis from cancer. The radioisotopes travel ... External beam radiotherapy (teletherapy) began at the turn of the century with relatively low voltage (. 3.0.CO;2-I. PMID ... Systemic radioisotope therapy (RIT) is a form of targeted therapy. Targeting can be due to the chemical properties of the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radiation_therapy
*  William Valentine Mayneord - Wikipedia
His department subsequently developed one of the world's first radioisotope scanners. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal ... inventor of the cobalt-60 teletherapy unit, that Johns was prompted to go into medical physics. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Valentine_Mayneord
*  US20130048883A1 - Systems and methods for preventing unsafe medical treatment - Google Patents
Radiation isotopes such as Cobalt 60 are also used for teletherapy, produced by Viewray, Cleveland Ohio and formerly by Atomic ... Energy of Canada (AECL). Examples of brachytherapy devices are radioisotopes encapsulated in catheters and manipulated in a ... In the context of treatment devices delivering ionizing radiation, there are teletherapy devices (radiation source external to ... Examples of teletherapy devices are linear accelerators (LINAC) produced by Varian, Palo Alto, Calif.; TomoTherapy, Madison Wis ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US20130048883
*  Use of Brachytherapy to Preserve Function in Children With Soft-Tissue Sarcomas | Cancer Network
The use of teletherapy in young children can 1 ... of a tumor at a short distance using sealed radioisotopes ... teletherapy). The use of teletherapy in young children can result in significant long-term toxicities (especially growth ... Compared with teletherapy, brachytherapy has a shorter time course (7 to 8 days) and can be started soon after surgery. The ... The IRS I and II guidelines recommended limiting teletherapy doses to 40 Gy in infants. Doses of 50 to 60 Gy were recommended ...
  http://www.cancernetwork.com/review-article/use-brachytherapy-preserve-function-children-soft-tissue-sarcomas-2
*  Cobalt therapy - Wikipedia
Radioisotopes produced gamma rays in the megavolt range, but prior to World War II virtually the only radioisotope available ... Beginning in the 1950s cobalt-60 was widely used in external beam radiotherapy (teletherapy) machines, which produced a beam of ... Cobalt therapy or cobalt-60 therapy is the medical use of gamma rays from the radioisotope cobalt-60 to treat conditions such ... In 1937 the total worldwide supply of radium available for beam radiotherapy (teletherapy) was 50 grams, valued at $50 million ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cobalt_therapy
*  US Patent # 9,566,348. Methods and compositions for the treatment of cancer and infectious disease using alpha(2)...
... interstitial implantation of radioisotopes (I-125, palladium, iridium), radioisotopes such as strontium-89, thoracic radiation ... In preferred embodiments, the radiation treatment is administered as external beam radiation or teletherapy wherein the ...
  http://patents.com/us-9566348.html
*  Caesium chloride - Wikipedia
For teletherapy sources, however, the radioactive density (Ci in a given volume) needs to be very high, which is not possible ... When enriched in radioisotopes, such as 137CsCl or 131CsCl, caesium chloride is used in nuclear medicine applications such as ... In the production of radioactive sources, it is normal to choose a chemical form of the radioisotope which would not be readily ... This is a drawback for its radioactive form which urges a search for more stable radioisotope materials. Commercial sources of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caesium_chloride
*  Jewish General Hospital - 1950
A radio-isotope laboratory is established. 1952. *The Women's Auxiliary becomes a founding member of the Quebec Association of ... The Cobalt teletherapy unit goes into use.. 1957. *Seventh and eighth floors are added to the west wing. ...
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*  Home - MIT STS
Beginning in the 1950s cobalt-60 was widely used in external beam radiotherapy (teletherapy) machines, which produced a beam of ... "Cobalt therapy or cobalt-60 therapy is the medical use of gamma rays from the radioisotope cobalt-60 to treat conditions such ...
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*  Orphan source - Wikipedia
1987 - Praça Cívica, Brazil - A caesium-137 based teletherapy unit left behind at Goiânia's Instituto Goiano de Radioterapia ( ... generating electricity in radioisotope thermoelectric generators, medical radiotherapy or irradiation.[citation needed] These ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orphan_source
*  Radiotherapy facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Radiotherapy
Teletherapy' - directing beams of radiation at the appropriate part - was thus a method applicable to either X-rays or radium. ... Thus cobalt-60 for example mainly supplanted radium for cancer of the uterus, and other radioisotopes, such as caesium-137 and ... Beams of radiation may be directed at a diseased part from a distance (see teletherapy), or radioactive material, in the form ... These treatments, along with the diagnostic imaging techniques which employ radioisotopes have become the province of the ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/divisions-diagnostics-and-procedures/medicine/radiotherapy
*  Board of Radiation and Isotope Technology - Wikipedia
It produces and supply a variety of radioisotope products including radioisotope generators, sealed radiation sources, ... G. Ganesh is BRIT's Chief Executive officer since 1 August 2015, succeeding Anil Kumar Kohli (2006-2015). "Teletherapy sources ... It is involved in production, development, and supply of radioisotope based products and provision of isotope applications, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Board_of_Radiation_and_Isotope_Technology
*  Samut Prakan radiation accident - Wikipedia
During the same time, the OAEP was informed of the three teletherapy units in the car park, and a separate investigating team ... The licensing of radioisotopes and nuclear material for import, export, possession and use in Thailand is regulated by the Thai ... Although the symbol was displayed on the teletherapy head, none of those handling the device were aware of its meaning, nor ... The device involved in the Samut Prakan accident was a rotational Gammatron-3 teletherapy unit, manufactured by Siemens and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samut_Prakan_radiation_accident
*  Alexander, James (Jim) :: Center for Oak Ridge Oral History
And there was a huge emphasis on radioisotope production, and development of new radioisotopes. With the advent of newer ... many people on tours of the ORINS hospital and showing them the early whole body counters that particular room and other tele-therapy ... And there was a huge emphasis on radioisotope production, and development of new radioisotopes. With the advent of newer ... ALEXANDER: And in the '60s that certainly was still a very big program, to develop a myriad of radioisotopes that could be ...
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*  surgical terms
teletherapy *tenth-value layer (or thickness) *therapeutic *tomography *tracer studies *tram tracking (on chest x-ray) ... radioisotope *radiology *radiolucent *radionuclide *radiopaque *radiopharmaceutical *radioresistant *radiosensitive * ...
  http://www.mtstars.com/m-surgical-terms-20027.html
*  Morbid Streak: October 2015
They found the teletherapy machine, and, thinking that medical equipment must be worth something, they loaded it into a ... It contained 93 grams of highly radioactive cesium chloride, which is a cesium salt containing the radioisotope cesium-137.. ... For this purpose, the IGR employed a cesium-137 based teletherapy machine. ... warning them about the danger of keeping a teletherapy unit at an abandoned site, but they could not remove the equipment by ...
  http://morbidstreak.blogspot.com/2015/10/
*  Radiobiology - Wikipedia
Ingested alpha emitter radioisotopes such as transuranics or actinides are an average of about 20 times more dangerous, and in ... in his pocket A space traveller who is irradiated by cosmic rays A person who is treated for cancer by either teletherapy or ... A person who is being treated for cancer by means of a radiopharmaceutical where a radioisotope is used as a drug (usually a ... some experiments up to 1000 times more dangerous than an equivalent activity of beta emitting or gamma emitting radioisotopes. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radiobiology
*  E. M. radiation | definition of E. M. radiation by Medical dictionary
Beta particles are high-energy electrons, which are emitted by radioisotopes of lighter elements. Gamma rays are high-energy ... and calibration of teletherapy equipment. ... emitted by radioisotopes of heavy elements such as uranium. ... Alpha particles are high-energy helium-4 nuclei consisting of two protons and two neutrons, which are emitted by radioisotopes ... beta particles are high-energy electrons emitted by radioisotopes of lighter elements. gamma rays are high-energy photons ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/E.+M.+radiation