Breast Cancer Survivor Story In Virginia

Breast Cancer Survivor Story: Meet Sandra Bibb of Stafford, VA. Sandra was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer after doctors saw an anomaly on her annual screening mammogram. She is a dedicated full-time postal carrier. With the busy holiday season approaching...

AccuBoost For The World

After 10 years of clinical success, AccuBoost is now becoming available for deserving breast cancer patients throughout the world. The non-invasive nature and the reliance on cost-effective HDR brachytherapy make AccuBoost particularly well suited for developing...

AccuBoost: A Prime Booster for the HDR Market

In recent years, with mergers in the radiation therapy market, the support for brachytherapy and initiatives to promote the HDR business has been on the decline. Since the acquisition of Nucletron, the marketplace lacks a company solely dedicated to HDR sales, and as...

No HDR, No Problem

What do Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia, MO and Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar, MN have in common? It turns out that the former is about a hundred miles east of Kansas City and the latter, about the same distance west of Minneapolis – major metropolitan...

AccuBoost Comfort Plus Upgrade

As part of the constant effort to improve the equipment, the AccuBoost team has redesigned the lower positioning device. The new design, known as Comfort Plus, provides several inches of additional space between the compression plates and patient’s thigh, facilitating...

HDR Programs Under Pressure

HDR Brachytherapy Programs Are Under Pressure “Use it or lose it,” is an old adage that is finding new meaning in this day and age of cost-cutting in radiation oncology circles. Facilities that have long owned and operated HDR afterloaders are coming under increasing...