New cutting-edge therapy equipment installed in Penza oncology treatment center
Penza, 9 March 2016. PenzaNews. An Electa Infinity high-power digital accelerator will soon become operational in the Penza regional oncology treatment center.
The machine already has been installed and tested, and the staff underwent an operations training course.
On March 8, the radiologists and engineering physicists of the oncology treatment center began a training course with an expert from Canada, which will last until March 11.
The new machine is a fully integrated treatment system that allows to subject patients to high-precision radiation treatment techniques such as radiosurgery and stereotactic therapy.
“It helps plan and conduct external beam therapy for oncology patients using cutting-edge techniques. The machine allows maximum precision when targeting the tumor,” the press service of the regional Health Ministry quotes the head of the oncology treatment center.