Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Radiation therapy system and method of using the same










Image Number 13 for United States Patent #7295649.

A method of using a radiation system having a multileaf collimator ("MLC") to adjust for unevenness in the radiation emitted by the system is disclosed. By appropriately controlling the MLC in accordance with the invention the system can be operated without a flattening filter. In addition, the invention allows the system user to vary the radiation beam energy in the course of a single treatment, without the need to use or change flattening filters. A map of the uneven radiation beam intensity in the treatment area is obtained, and the map information is combined with a treatment plan to control movement of the leaves of the MLC such that each area receives the correct radiation dose.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Systems and methods for automated institutional processing of payments
Method and device for determining processed image data about a surround field of a vehicle
System and method for storing redundant information
Performance monitoring of advanced process control systems
Semiconductor device
System and method for redirected firewall discovery in a network environment
Liquid crystal display backlight control
  Randomly Featured Patents
Apparatus and method for radiosurgery
Apparatus for the treatment of oil filters for low contaminant recycle
Interchangeable plug device
Backup power circuit
Image forming device and detachably loaded process unit
Steam generator
Method for producing mineral wool
Method and apparatus for thermocapillary drying
Table top
Apparatus, method and computer program