Applications of 3D Printing in Radiation Oncology

Applications of 3D Printing in Radiation Oncology

Sign in to 3DMedNet to view content.  Search “applications in radiation oncology”.  In this commentary, Dr. James Robar (Nova Scotia Health Authority, Canada) discusses combining 3D printing technology with patient image data to improve accuracy and...
3D Printing Is Revolutinizing Radiation Therapy in Halifax

3D Printing Is Revolutinizing Radiation Therapy in Halifax

Healthcare professionals are always striving to improve three main areas: quality of care, efficiency of care and patient experience.  At the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, Canada, they have found a way to drastically improve all three — at...
Radiation Therapy News

Radiation Therapy News

Electron beams provide advantages in superficial radiation therapy in that they have a rapid dose fall-off with depth of penetration.  However, conventionally it has been difficult to conform the high dose area to the distal edge of the treatment volume.  Researchers...