CT (Computerized Tomography) based delineation of the target/Critical structures (slice by slice) to produce a 3D picture on which the virtual simulation.
It is the most advanced form of conformal radiotherapy in which we can achieve conformal avoidance of critical sturctures and non uniform dose distribution across the field.
Tumors can move between treatment sessions due to changes in organ filling or while breathing. There could also be variation in the patient's position during day-to-day treatment session set up.
CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery system is the first and only robotic radiosurgery system designed to treat tumors anywhere in the body, including the brain, spine, lung, liver.
Prefix "Brachy" - from Greek for "short range" Internal radiation treatment achieved by implanting radioactive material directly into the tumor or very close to it.
Hyperthermia is a medical treatment which involves heating a part of the body to a temperature of 42 degrees celsius. At this temperature cancer cell or tumors can be destroyed more easily.