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*  Spinal Metastases & Stereotactic Radiosurgery - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
... and patient outcomes. In general, conventional radiotherapy directs a uniform set of radiation beams at a target, with limited ... In a study of SRS treatment for vertebral metastases in 352 patients with 442 treatments across 7 institutions, long-term pain ... With SRS, high-definition imaging and computer-assisted navigation allow the delivered radiation to be formed to the shape of ... The treatment can also be delivered in one session, typically in less than an hour. This is not only more convenient for the ...
  http://www.massgeneral.org/cancer/about/newsarticle.aspx?id=4470
*  Thyroid carcino-sarcoma in a dog
The protocol also allowed for re-evaluation of the pulmonary nodule during the treatment period. Computer-assisted radiation ... One month after the patient's first radiotherapy treatment, the CT scan was repeated. The scan showed no sign of local tumour ... was performed for staging and treatment planning purposes. The study revealed a heterogeneous and diffuse, contrast-enhancing ... Two parallel-opposed wedged 6 MV beams were used (Clinac 600C, Varian). The PTV received a median dose of 4.01 gray per ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1019-91282013000100043&lng=es&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  AANS | Arteriovenous Malformations
Treatment and outcomes of ARUBA-eligible patients with unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations at a single institution. ... The use of an operating microscope and image-guided surgical navigation (also known as computer-assisted or frameless ... endovascular embolization and stereotactic radiotherapy used alone or in combination with varying degrees of treatment- ... Multiple radiation beams are focused to the isocenter of the target where a high dose is delivered with a sharp dose fall-off ...
  http://www.aans.org/Patients/Neurosurgical-Conditions-and-Treatments/Arteriovenous-Malformations
*  Local Therapies for Unresectable Colorectal Cancer Metastases to the Liver: A Comparative Effectiveness Review | Effective...
External-beam three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3D-CRT)-a type of radiotherapy that uses computer-assisted ... and outcomes that were not adequately studied in the RCTs. We will also use noncomparative observational studies (case series) ... Radiotherapy. The radiotherapy being reviewed will focus on focal treatment of the lesion or lesions and not whole liver ... The radiation oncologist uses these computer-generated images to shape radiation beams to the exact size and shape of the tumor ...
  https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/topics/colorectal-cancer-liver-metastases-therapies/research-protocol
*  Items where Year is 2011 - heiDOK
Kaster, Frederik Orlando (2011) Image Analysis for the Life Sciences - Computer-assisted Tumor Diagnostics and Digital ... a prospective study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 9 (48). pp. 1-6. ISSN 1477-7525 ... Umar, Nasir (2011) Evaluation of the Impact of Patient Preferences in the Treatment of Psoriasis. [Abstract of a medical ... Arka, Ioanna (2011) Non-Linear Waves in the Laboratory and in Astrophysics : Pair Production in Counter-Propagating Laser Beams ...
  http://archiv.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/volltextserver/view/year/2011.default.html
*  Brain Metastases
Brainlab provides hardware and software technologies to support both neurosurgery procedures and radiotherapy treatments that ... Computer-assisted surgery (CAS) works similarly to a car's navigation system by continuously tracking surgical instruments in ... We do the whole series of beams and deliver the entire treatment within about 15 minutes to half an hour. ... Douglas Kondziolka, MD: We did a study a number of years ago where I took my own patients and I tried to predict how long ...
  https://www.brainlab.com/for-patients/brain-metastases/
*  Pejman Ghanouni, MD, PhD's Profile | Stanford Profiles
... and long-term oncologic outcomes of focused ultrasound treatment.Level IV, therapeutic study. ... Computed Tomographic Diagnosis of Appendicitis Within a Spigelian Hernia JOURNAL OF COMPUTER ASSISTED TOMOGRAPHY Deshmukh, S., ... Hyperthermia therapy with MRgFUS is also feasible, and may be used in conjunction with radiotherapy and for local targeted drug ... and scattering of the acoustic beams. These effects depend on skull-specific parameters and can lead to patient-specific ...
  https://profiles.stanford.edu/pejman-ghanouni
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
In the manifestation of diseases such as Sjögren's syndrome, and in some clinical situations such as radiotherapy treatment for ... Computer-Assisted, Receptors, Dopamine, Dopamine, Functional Neuroimaging, Binding, Competitive, mathematical modeling (systems ... A number of studies have demonstrated that the movement elements are altered by motor system damage, including damage to the ... All are internally illuminable with an LED and monitored for head entries by infrared (IR) beams. Mice live in the environment ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24691625/understanding-aroma-release-from-model-cheeses-statistical-multiblock
*  Clinical decision support system - Wikipedia
"Long-term effect of computer-assisted decision support for antibiotic treatment in critically ill patients: a prospective ' ... The CDSSs improved patient outcomes in 13% of the studies. Sustainable CDSSs features associated with improved practitioner ... use previous case data to help determine the appropriate amount of beams and the optimal beam angles for use in radiotherapy ... "Retrieval with clustering in a case-based reasoning system for radiotherapy treatment planning". Journal of Physics: Conference ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clinical_decision_support_system
*  CPT 77373, 77371, 77432, G0339 | Radiology billing codes, services
4. Computer assisted tumor localization (i.e. "Image Guidance"). 5. Treatment planning - number of isocenters, number, ... Since the goal of SBRT is to maximize the potency of the radiotherapy by completing an entire course of treatment within an ... In SRS, highly focused convergent beams are delivered to the target while adjacent structures are spared due to a rapid dose ... CPT 95886, 95911, 95913, 95910, 95885 - Nerve Conduction study and EMG. Procedure code and Description Group 1 Codes: 51785 ...
  http://www.radiologybillingcoding.com/2017/01/cpt-77373-77371-77432-g0339.html
*  Edward Graves | Stanford Medicine Profiles
... which are commonly used in preclinical radiotherapy studies and are also being revisited as a clinical treatment modality. The ... 5th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention Ntziachristos, V., Ripoll, J., ... Outcomes of Modestly Hypofractionated Radiation for Lung Tumors: Pre- and Mid-Treatment Positron Emission Tomography-Computed ... The dose to tissue was calculated for five different kilovoltage beams currently used in small animal radiotherapy: a microCT ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/edward-graves
*  Research Fields Division of Physical Activity, Prevention and Cancer
Patterns, pathophysiology, and treatment of selected burdensome quality of life-related outcomes ... Radiotherapy Optimization. *Medical Engineering. *Novel Detection Techniques for Ion Beams. *Physical Quality Assurance in ... MARIE- and MARIEplus Studies (recruitment closed, follow-up for cohort continues) - Observational studies (case-control study ... Computer Assisted Medical Interventions *Team. *Research. *Publications. *Awards. *News. *Vacancies. *Directions. * Medical ...
  https://www.dkfz.de/en/bewegung-praeventionsforschung-krebs/team/research_fields.html
*  Quynh-Thu Le, MD, FACR, FASTRO | Stanford Health Care
INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY IN THE TREATMENT OF OROPHARYNGEAL CANCER: CLINICAL OUTCOMES AND PATTERNS OF FAILURE Daly, M. E ... Computer-assisted selection of importance factors in inverse planning Le, Q. T., Li, J. G., Pugachev, A., Boyer, A. L., & Xing ... A prospective study of electronic quality of life assessment using tablet devices during and after treatment of head and neck ... Very high-energy electron (VHEE) beams in radiation therapy; Treatment plan comparison between VHEE, VMAT, and PPBS. Schüler, E ...
  https://stanfordhealthcare.org/doctors/l/quynhthu-le.html
*  Books - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
Knee Surgery Using Computer-Assisted Surgery and Robotics will be an ideal guide to this exciting field for both novice and ... Clinical Studies in Treatment-Resistant Depressive Disorders -- 4. Ketamine and Suicidality -- 5. Ketamine: Safety, ... Outcomes of kidney and pancreas transplantation / Titte R. Srinivas, Herwig-Ulf Meier-Kriesche, and Jesse D. Schold -- Medical ... Quality of x-ray beams -- Measurement of absorbed dose -- Dose distribution and scatter analysis -- A system of dosimetric ...
  https://lane.stanford.edu/biomed-resources/eb.html?a=k
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis, computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), entropy, fractional Brownian motion, fractal dimension, Gabor ... Steep SBRT radiation dose drop-off permits narrow 'pencil beam' treatment fields to be used for ablative radiation treatment ... In this pilot study, a method is presented for measuring the intra-abdominal space available to the surgeon during laproscopy, ... Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) distinguishes itself by necessitating more rigid patient immobilization, accounting for ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23028553/excess-body-mass-index-risk-liver-cancer-nonlinear-dose-response-meta
*  Improving Outcomes Through Personalized Medicine
Radiotherapy Optimization. *Medical Engineering. *Novel Detection Techniques for Ion Beams. *Physical Quality Assurance in ... The concept of personalized medicine is that each patient should receive treatment that is tailored as much as possible to his ... Computer Assisted Medical Interventions *Team. *Research. *Publications. *Awards. *News. *Vacancies. *Directions. * Medical ... Study Program. *Cancer Biology Faculty. * Cancer Biology Students *Cancer Biology Students 2017 ...
  http://www.dkfz.de/en/presse/pressemitteilungen/2017/dkfz-pm-17-36-Improving-Outcomes-Through-Personalized-Medicine.php
*  Enhanced treatment of brain tumors
... may improve radiation treatment outcomes," Peter Huber adds, explaining the background of the study now published. ... Radiotherapy Optimization. *Medical Engineering. *Novel Detection Techniques for Ion Beams. *Physical Quality Assurance in ... Computer Assisted Medical Interventions *Team. *Research. *Publications. *Awards. *News. *Vacancies. *Directions. * Medical ... survived longer than those animals treated by radiotherapy alone. Tissue studies showed that, under the combination therapy, ...
  http://www.dkfz.de/en/presse/pressemitteilungen/2011/dkfz-pm-11-62-Enhanced-treatment-of-brain-tumors.php
*  Stop signal for dangerous immune responses
This will enable us to better assess chances for success and tolerability." Should the outcomes of the upcoming examination ... They develop novel approaches to make tumor diagnosis more precise and treatment of cancer patients more successful. The staff ... Computer-assisted medical interventions *Team. *Research. * Publications *Publications. *Technical Reports. *Patents. *Awards ... WHO Collaborating Center for Imaging - Radiotherapy. * Cooperations & Networks * National Cooperations *Heidelberg Center for ...
  https://www.dkfz.de/en/presse/pressemitteilungen/2017/dkfz-pm-17-27c-Stop-signal-for-dangerous-immune-responses.php
*  A Good Snack | TEG
... imaging were Godfrey Hounsfield and Allan Cormack who received the honor jointly in for the development of computer assisted ... for biopsy.Remarkably a single evidence based questionnaire study suggests that use of oral corticosteroids for the treatment ... The analysis was based mainly on the outcomes of clinical series.The disease may be associated with autoimmune disorders such ... density that serves no useful purpose on images a grid containing thin lead strips arranged parallel to the xray beams is ...
  http://twinsengineeringgreatness.com/blog/chrisluizzi/good-snack
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis, computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), entropy, fractional Brownian motion, fractal dimension, Gabor ... Radiological treatment, Computer-tomography (CT) imaging, Hypothalamus, Hypothalamic Proliferative Zone (HPZ), Median Eminence ... In this study, we report the detailed protocol of Agrobacterium-mediated VIGS system in cotton. Among the several viral VIGS ... All are internally illuminable with an LED and monitored for head entries by infrared (IR) beams. Mice live in the environment ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23874691/distributions-cranial-pathologies-provide-evidence-for-head-butting
*  Lung Cancer | MD Nexus
Cancer Care Outcomes Research and Surveillance (CanCORS) Study About Patient Expectations (NEJM, 2012) [MEDLINE] *Metastatic ... In Patient with Pancoast Tumor Who is Not a Candidate for Curative-Intent Treatment, Palliative Radiotherapy is Suggested ( ... preferably with computer-assisted measurements of area/volume/mass to facilitate early detection of nodule growth) (Grade 2C ... very limited number of high-dose fractions to a radiographically discrete treatment volume by using multiple convergent beams * ...
  https://www.mdnxs.com/topics-2/pulmonary-and-critical-care/lung-cancer/
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis, computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), entropy, fractional Brownian motion, fractal dimension, Gabor ... Radiological treatment, Computer-tomography (CT) imaging, Hypothalamus, Hypothalamic Proliferative Zone (HPZ), Median Eminence ... This study focusing on imaging methods indicates that SBFI is extremely useful for analysis of large mm-scale samples of ... All are internally illuminable with an LED and monitored for head entries by infrared (IR) beams. Mice live in the environment ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24339935/site-distribution-at-edge-palaeolithic-world-nutritional-niche
*  Rusch, Valerie
Results of a phase I dose-escalation study using three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy in the treatment of inoperable ... The international journal of medical robotics + computer assisted surgery : MRCAS. 2017 Academic Article GET IT ... Management and outcomes of relapse after treatment for thymoma and thymic carcinoma. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011 Academic ... Scalpels, beams, drugs, and dreams: Challenges of stage IIIA-N2 non-small-cell lung cancer. Journal of the National Cancer ...
  http://vivo.med.cornell.edu/display/cwid-vwr2001
*  Institute of Cancer Research Repository - Items where Year is 2001
... comparison with radiotherapy treatment alone. RADIOTHERAPY AND ONCOLOGY, 59 (1). pp. 5-11. ISSN 0167-8140 ... Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention - MICCAI 2001. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2208 . Springer, ... Verhaegen, F., Buffa, F. M., Deehan, C. (2001) Quantifying effects of lead shielding in electron beams: a Monte Carlo study. ... Gibbs, D. D., Gore, M. E. (2001) Pursuit of optimum outcomes in ovarian cancer - Methodological approaches to therapy. DRUGS, ...
  http://publications.icr.ac.uk/view/year/2001.html