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
Computerized apparatus for identifying industries for potential transfer of a job function
Generation, display, and manipulation of measurements in computer graphical designs
System for setting programmable parameters for an implantable hypertension treatment device
Rack
Cylindrical LED fixture
Measurement and uses of oxidative status
Module-code verification layer to automatically validate user input
  Randomly Featured Patents
Signal adaptive filtering method, signal adaptive filter and computer readable medium for storing program therefor
Valve for use with agricultural sprayers
Fault tolerant communication apparatus
Electronic device
Charger
Zoom lens and photographing apparatus using the same
Method of inhibiting proliferation of cells by administering an aminosterol compound
Control device for internal combustion engine
Method of manufacturing conductive pattern and electronic device, and electronic device
Power converter