Important Factors in Working with Linear Accelerator Equipment

25. May 2016 Uncategorized 0
Obtaining expensive equipment, such as a linac system, to provide external radiation therapy is a great responsibility for medical facilities.  A linear accelerator is crucial in penetrating increased amounts of x-ray energy to conform tumors to destroy cancer cells while maintaining the adjacent healthy tissue.  An oncologist specializing in radiation therapy will employ techniques to ...

Radiation Therapies Delivered Using Linear Accelerators

16. May 2016 Uncategorized 0
A short expression for Linear Accelerators is Linac.  Radiation is a high powered x-ray that is produced by Linac machines.  These systems are intended to distribute radiation.  If an organization wishes to perform radiosurgery or IMRT (intensity modulated radiation therapy) linear accelerators can be tailored.  To adapt a universal linac system another piece of equipment ...

Tips On Purchasing Linear Accelerator Equipment

09. May 2016 Uncategorized 0
Medical facilities looking into purchasing Linear Accelerator equipment should budget between one million to upwards of five million dollars.  On top of the cost of radiotherapy equipment also comes with the expense of simulators, treatment planning coordinators, treatment room, machine operating costs, and the salary costs of the radiographers and physicists.  The overall expense is ...

Tips To Consider Before Purchasing Diagnostic Imaging Equipment

29. April 2016 Uncategorized 0
Are you in the market to replace diagnostic imaging equipment that is out of date or broken down?  Are you looking to purchase the latest and greatest in Linacs systems?  If this describes where you are at it is crucial to purchase the right equipment for your working environment.  When purchasing IMRT Equipment, otherwise known ...

Hickman Cancer Center delighted with Acceletronics care of their Varian TrueBeam® Linear Accelerator

29. April 2016 Uncategorized 0
When the Hickman Cancer Center at ProMedica Health System’s Flower Hospital in Sylvania, Ohio entrusted Acceletronics with the care of their Varian TrueBeam® Linear Accelerator, they had a laundry list of things that they were living with which spoiled their enjoyment of their state of the art technology. As Anita Stolaruk, Director of Oncology observed, ...