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stereotaxis

[‚ster·ē·ə′tak·səs]
(biology)
An orientation movement in response to stimulation by contact with a solid body. Also known as thigmotaxis.
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Medical technology company Xcision Medical Systems, LLC reported on Tuesday the receipt of the 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for the GammaPod Stereotactic Radiotherapy System for breast cancer conserving surgery.
ST) reported on Wednesday the launch of an exclusive agreement for the US for its stereotactic neurosurgery solutions with Brainlab.
Azhar Rashid Radiation Oncologist at NCCI giving introduction to Stereotactic Radiosurgery and indications said that this new technique is very well known, there is more improvement now and people from different specialties are referring the patients and accepting this technique which is improving day by day.
Total quantity or scope: Lot 1 - CIG 6795242B15 2 digital mammography with tomosynthesis, system-guided stereotactic biopsy and complete digital mammography tomosynthesis system by means of dual-energy contrast amount based auction of ~ 500 000 EUR, in addition VAT
Methods: This retrospective study was conducted at Izmir Ataturk Research and Tranining Hospital, Turkey, and comprised data of vestibular schwannomas patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy from March 2010 to December 2013.
Stereotactic apparatuses from two different manufacturers were used (Group 1, David Kopf Instruments, Tujunga, CA, USA.
It gives me great personal and professional satisfaction seeing the difference stereotactic radiotherapy is making in patient care.
Mr Richmond's role includes in-creasing the use of stereotactic ablative body therapy for tumours within the body, and stereotactic radiosurgery for treating tumours within the brain.
The conference is being held by World Society for Stereotactic and functional Neurosurgery with the collaboration of Pan-Arab Neurosurgical Societies and Gulf Neurosurgical Society.
In this paper we have developed a novel phantom called the T-Phantom (Trajectory Phantom) which is to the author's knowledge the first stereotactic phantom which enables simultaneous measurements both in deviation from target and entry positions and angular deviation from the planned trajectory.
The new machine will offer advanced radiotherapy as well as the standard functions of a linear accelerator and will double Velindre's capacity to deliver stereotactic radiotherapy treatment.