Professionals Blog

Thursday, June 13, 2019

The Future of Brachytherapy is a Partnership: Myriad Medical and C4 Imaging Introduce the First Positive Signal LDR MRI Marker Both a Seed Spacer and a Marker

Myriad Medical, LLC, is pleased to announce a next step for the advancement of Brachytherapy in the treatment of Prostate Cancer, as the U.S....

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Hydrodissection Study in Radical Prostatectomy Terminated Because of High Percentage of Positive Surgical Margins

The International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery published a study by Hatiboglu et al from the University of Heidelberg...

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Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Prostate Immobilization Using a Rectal Balloon - Treatment and Outcome Implications of an Immobilization Device for Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy

With an estimated 180,890 new cases and 26,120 deaths related to the disease in 2016, prostate cancer has the highest incidence rate (21%) and the...

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Prostate Balloon - Benefits, Dangers and Clinical Implications

Since the 1960s, external beam radiation therapy (ERBT) has been one of the primary treatment modalities for localized prostate cancer management...

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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Radiation Therapy Immobilization Products - The Impact of Immobilization Product Selection on Prostate Cancer Treatment Safety and Efficiency

Evidence suggests that external beam radiation therapy (ERBT) is a well-warranted treatment modality for prostate cancer, and 51.7% to 53.1% of...

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

About Immobilization Techniques in radiotherapy: A comparison of Rectal DVH with and without prostate immobilization.

External beam radiotherapy has been widely accepted as an efficient treatment modality for localized prostate cancer, with dose escalated...

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

What are the benefits of using a rectal balloon during radiation therapy of the prostate?

Compared to other treatment options, including brachytherapy, chemotherapy, and prostatectomy, external beam radiation therapy (ERBT) has been...

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