*  Catheter based intracoronary brachytherapy leads to increased platelet activation | Heart
Brachytherapy and control patients did not differ significantly in age, sex, distribution of coronary risk factors, or number ... Costa MA, Sabat M, van der Giessen WJ, et al. Late coronary occlusion after intracoronary brachytherapy. Circulation1999;100: ... Background: Vascular brachytherapy (VBT) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is associated with a higher risk of ... Patients with vascular brachytherapy (VBT) are indicated by number 3 (before the intervention) and 4 (after the intervention). ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/90/2/160
*  Endobronchial brachytherapy in the treatment of malignant lung...
Endobronchial brachytherapy in the treatment of malignant lung tumours.: A prospective study was made to assess the short-term ... Endobronchial brachytherapy in the treatment of malignant lung tumours.. Authors * Escobar-Sacristán, J A ... High-dose-rate endobronchial brachytherapy can be carried out as an intent-to-cure procedure in highly selected cases. See more ... High-dose-rate endobronchial brachytherapy is a good palliative treatment for endoluminal lung neoplasms, effectively ...
  https://www.mysciencework.com/publication/show/endobronchial-brachytherapy-treatment-malignant-lung-tumours-5c9e4ed7
*  New Studies Show Favorable Long-Term Results with Strut-based Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment - Cianna Medical
New Studies Show Favorable Long-Term Results with Strut-based Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment. September 15, 2014. ... Strut-based brachytherapy is used as part of breast conservation therapy (BCT), which consists of a lumpectomy followed by ... The five-year data is the most mature follow-up of the largest cohort of patients treated with strut-based brachytherapy to ... "Over the years, our data have continually shown strut-based brachytherapy to be a safe and effective treatment for lower risk ...
  https://www.ciannamedical.com/cianna_news_releases/new-studies-show-favorable-long-term-results-with-strut-based-brachytherapy-for-breast-cancer-treatment/
*  Bionix® Radiation Therapy Exhibiting at the 2017 American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Annual Meeting | Pristine Report
Bionix® Radiation Therapy Exhibiting at the 2017 American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Annual Meeting. Print This Article Share ... Bionix® Radiation Therapy Exhibiting at the 2017 American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Annual Meeting. Back To Homepage ... Bionix is excited to announce a new brachytherapy solution at the ABS Annual meeting, be sure to visit booth #310 to witness ... TOLEDO, OH - 5 Apr, 2017 - Bionix Radiation Therapy will be exhibiting at the 2017 American Brachytherapy Society Annual ...
  http://www.pristinereport.com/story/138907/601403.html
*  Brachytherapy to treat cervical cancer declines in US, treatment associated with higher survival | EurekAlert! Science News
The population-based analysis also revealed geographic disparities and decline in brachytherapy treatment in the United States. ... A study by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital found that brachytherapy treatment was associated with better cause- ... Brachytherapy is a type of cancer treatment in which radioactive implants are inserted directly into the tissue near the tumor ... Moreover, brachytherapy usage rate decreased from 83 percent in 1988 to 58 percent in 2009. There was a sharp decline from 43 ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-09/bawh-btt091113.php
*  Experiences of high dose rate brachytherapy - Prostate cancer treatment guidelines - Prostate Cancer UK Online Community
Experiences of high dose rate brachytherapy: Hello, I was diagnosed 2 weeks ago. I have stage T2 with Gleason of 3+4, and psa ... HDR brachytherapy or definitive RT (IMRT or proton therapy). Only HDR brachytherapy as monotherapy is still in experimental ... HDR brachytherapy or definitive RT (IMRT or proton therapy). Only HDR brachytherapy as monotherapy is still in experimental ... Low dose rate (LDR) brachytherapy with I-131 seeds is more suitable for low risk patients. For people with intermediate and ...
  http://community.prostatecanceruk.org/posts/t12754-Experiences-of-high-dose-rate-brachytherapy1
*  Brian Moran,M.D. - Brachytherapy - Best Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer | Prostate Cancer Treatment | Chicago Prostate...
Brachytherapy is a much more cost effective form of treatment. On average, brachytherapy runs $8,000 plus the cost of the seeds ... brachytherapy) , B (IMRT), and B = C (Proton Beam), then A , C. There will never be a randomized study of brachytherapy vs. ... Brachytherapy is a 1-time (1 day, out-patient) procedure with a patient able to resume daily activities within 1-2 days. ... Brachytherapy 8:105-180,2009.. 2. Nguyen PL, Trofimov A, Zietman A: Proton-beam vs intensity-modulated radiation therapy; Which ...
  https://prostateimplant.com/brian-moranm-d-brachytherapy-best-radiation-treatment-for-prostate-cancer/
*  Patent US7887476 - Helical brachytherapy apparatus and methods of using same - Google Patents
The brachytherapy device may be implanted in a helical configuration within the target tissue region. To assist in placement ... Once implanted, the sheath and the brachytherapy device may extend outside the body, where they may be folded and secured flat ... In some embodiments, a flexible brachytherapy device is implanted that includes a therapy delivery portion having one or more ... and removal of the brachytherapy device, a tubular sheath may be implanted by attaching (e.g., sliding over) a helically coiled ...
  http://www.google.ca/patents/US7887476
*  Salvage Brachytherapy After External-Beam Irradiation for Prostate Cancer | Cancer Network | The Oncology Journal
Following salvage brachytherapy, up to 98% of these cancers may be locally controlled, and 5-year freedom from second relapse ... Permanent brachytherapy with iodine-125 or palladium-103 has been used in an attempt to eradicate the remaining prostate cancer ... of salvage brachytherapy.. Guidelines. In conclusion, it appears that iodine-. 125 doses in the 110- to 145-Gy. range ( ... brachytherapy following external-. beam irradiation. One report suggests. a PSA , 10 ng/mL as indicative. of a high risk of ...
  http://www.cancernetwork.com/genitourinary-cancers/salvage-brachytherapy-after-external-beam-irradiation-prostate-cancer
*  Cianna Medical Launches Online Physician Resource for Breast Brachytherapy - Cianna Medical
... and the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) World Congress of Brachytherapy. ... Cianna Medical Launches Online Physician Resource for Breast Brachytherapy. May 14, 2012. May 14, 2012. ALSIO VIEJO, Calif. - ... Breast brachytherapy is a form of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI), a shortened course of radiation therapy for ... Cianna Medical, maker of the SAVI® breast brachytherapy applicator, recently announced the launch of BEST Forum™, a new ...
  https://www.ciannamedical.com/cianna_news_releases/cianna-medical-launches-online-physician-resource-for-breast-brachytherapy/
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Endobronchial brachytherapy | Read by QxMD
American Brachytherapy Society consensus guidelines for thoracic brachytherapy for lung cancer.. A Stewart, B Parashar, M Patel ... METHODS AND MATERIALS: Members of the American Brachytherapy Society with expertise in thoracic brachytherapy updated ... RESULTS: The American Brachytherapy Society consensus guidelines recommend the use of endobronchial brachytherapy for disease ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26561277/american-brachytherapy-society-consensus-guidelines-for-thoracic-brachytherapy-for-lung-cancer ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/37316
*  Calculating Curved Needles Deformation in Automated High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy Operations | Science Publications
Also for the first time the advantages of applying flexible needles for brachytherapy procedure have been mathematically ... article outlines the approach to applying the mechatronic technologies and robotic systems in carrying out the brachytherapy ... Calculating Curved Needles Deformation in Automated High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy Operations Nikolai A. Gryaznov, Olga V. ... Also for the first time the advantages of applying flexible needles for brachytherapy procedure have been mathematically ...
  http://thescipub.com/abstract/10.3844/ajassp.2016.335.343
*  BEBIG - brachytherapy prostate cancer, brachytherapy for prostate cancer, microsources for brachytherapy treatment of prostate...
... brachytherapy for prostate cancer, microsources for brachytherapy treatment of prostate cancer ... American Brachytherapy Society, Association of brachytherapists of Russia "Low-dose-rate brachytherapy treatment of prostate ... The opinions of experts about brachytherapy. Zyryanov Alexander MD, Professor, Head of the Department of Oncology, State ... member of the American Brachytherapy Society 'Brachytherapy is the unique method that combines innovative technologies, ...
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*  AAPM Reports - Dosimetry of Interstitial Brachytherapy Sources
Keywords: Interstitial, Brachytherapy, HDR, LDR, Dosimetry Radiation Therapy Committee Task Group #43 This report has been ... 051 - Dosimetry of Interstitial Brachytherapy Sources (1995) Category: Reports The dosimetry of sources used in interstitial ... 43 to review the recent publications on the dosimetry of interstitial brachytherapy sources and recommend a dosimetry protocol ... Many readers who may not be experts in brachytherapy physics would find that reading the appendices first makes it easier to ...
  http://aapm.org/pubs/reports/detail.asp?docid=50
*  Scott Hamilton Cares
Brachytherapy. Brachytherapy is radiation delivered from radiation sources (radioactive materials) placed inside or on the body ... Brachytherapy can be given as a low-dose-rate or a high-dose-rate treatment. In low-dose-rate (LDR) treatment, cancer cells ... Doctors can use brachytherapy alone or in addition to external-beam radiation therapy to provide a "boost" of radiation to a ... Intracavitary brachytherapy uses a source placed within a surgical cavity or a body cavity, such as the chest cavity, near a ...
  http://radcare.org/types-of-radiation-therapy/brachytherapy
*  Brachytherapy - Wikipedia
Brachytherapy to treat breast cancer is usually performed with HDR temporary brachytherapy. Post surgery, breast brachytherapy ... "American Brachytherapy Society cervical cancer brachytherapy task group" (PDF). American Brachytherapy Society. Retrieved 25 ... February 2007). "American Brachytherapy Society breast brachytherapy task group" (PDF). American Brachytherapy Society. ... "Patterns of Care for Brachytherapy in Europe: Facilities and resources in brachytherapy in the European area". Brachytherapy. 7 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brachytherapy
*  Prostate brachytherapy - Wikipedia
There are two types of brachytherapy - high dose-rate (HDR) and low dose-rate (LDR). LDR brachytherapy is the type that is most ... Brachytherapy Prostate cancer Skowronek, Janusz (2013). "Low-dose-rate or high-dose-rate brachytherapy in treatment of prostate ... Prostate Brachytherapy Discussion and Support Group American Brachytherapy Society (USA) Canadian Prostate Cancer Network ( ... LDR prostate brachytherapy (seed or polymer source implantation) on its own has been shown to be highly effective for the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prostate_brachytherapy
*  What is Brachytherapy?
Brachytherapy is a form of internal radiation therapy that uses ionizing radiation to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors. It ... Where is brachytherapy used?. Brachytherapy is mainly used to treat cancer of the prostate, cervix and womb but may also be ... Brachytherapy may be given on a permanent or temporary basis.. In permanent brachytherapy, seeds containing the radioactive ... For temporary brachytherapy, a catheter or applicator is used to deliver the radiotherapy to a target site. In cases of low ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Brachytherapy.aspx
*  Brachytherapy
... is a precise and targeted treatment of various cancers such as prostate, breast, skin and surface, rectum and ... Brachytherapy. Elekta Brachytherapy solutions are designed for precise, targeted treatment of various cancers such as prostate ... Brachytherapy Applicators. Fully integrated brachytherapy applicators. With a broad portfolio of specialized applicators, ... Celebrating 40 years of brachytherapy innovation. Elekta has been a pioneer in brachytherapy since 1975. Over the years, many ...
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*  Brachytherapy - PCF
Brachytherapy. A procedure in which radioactive material sealed in needles, seeds, wires, or catheters is placed directly into ...
  https://www.pcf.org/glossary/brachytherapy/
*  Brachytherapy Needles
Choose brachytherapy needles that are fully CT and MR compatible, with a range of lengths, thicknesses and sharp or round ... Brachytherapy Needles. Our range of ProGuide needles has been specially designed for interstitial brachytherapy. The needles ... Brachytherapy Applicators. Elekta offers a comprehensive portfolio of specialized, customer-focused applicators for more than ... A patient-friendly electronic brachytherapy solution for treating skin cancer. Esteya can be used anywhere in the clinic, and ...
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*  Gynecological Brachytherapy Applicators
Leading gynecology brachytherapy applicators - cervix, tandem & ovoid, ring, vagina and endometrium - for intracavitary and ... Brachytherapy Applicators. Our wide array of applicators for gynecological brachytherapy are available for many applications, ... Brachytherapy Applicators. Elekta offers a comprehensive portfolio of specialized, customer-focused applicators for more than ... The adoption of 3D image-guided brachytherapy for cervical carcinoma is gaining momentum in Southeast Asia and heading north ...
  https://www.elekta.com/brachytherapy/applicators/gynecological-brachytherapy-applicators.html
*  Breast brachytherapy | Hologic
To meet these requirements, Hologic offers a family of balloon brachytherapy products to provide compassionate treatment ... Breast brachytherapy. We understand you are passionate about providing patients with the best quality of life, and your ... To meet these requirements, Hologic offers a family of balloon brachytherapy products to provide compassionate treatment ...
  http://www.hologic.com/products/intervention-and-treatment/breast-brachytherapy
*  Brachytherapy | Johns Hopkins Medicine Health Library
Brachytherapy is radiation treatment that is given inside the patient, as close to the cancer as possible. The radiation is ... Permanent brachytherapy. This is also called low-dose rate brachytherapy. Permanent brachytherapy uses implants called pellets ... How does brachytherapy work?. Brachytherapy can be given in 3 ways:. * Intracavitary treatment. The implants are placed inside ... What is brachytherapy?. Brachytherapy is radiation treatment that is given directly into your body. It is placed as close to ...
  https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/adult/radiology/brachytherapy_85,P01276
*  Brachytherapy and blood contamination | allnurses
One of the practice questions asked if blood was contaminated when a pt has intra-cavity brachytherapy. I figured it as a no, ... Im studying for an exam and one of the topics is brachytherapy. ... When brachytherapy is done with sealed sources containing ... One of the practice questions asked if blood was contaminated when a pt has intra-cavity brachytherapy. I figured it as a no, ... Brachytherapy and blood contamination allnurses Safe Nurse Staffing T-shirt: Order Today! ...
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