Recently Max Healthcare in New Delhi, India has launched its Oncology Programme — Max Cancer Care offering the latest and most technologically advanced treatment in surgical, radiation and medical disciplines of Oncology, says a press release.
MAX Cancer Care has installed the Novalis Tx radiosurgery platform; which is one of the most precise and non-invasive radiosurgery technologies available in the world and can treat cancerous and non-cancerous conditions of the brain and body.
The Novalis Tx radiosurgery platform uses a treatment beam, precisely contoured to the shape of the tumour to accurately and painlessly deliver treatment. It facilitates IMRT and IGRT, SRS and SRT treatment that offers state-of-the-art, non-invasive treatment for a wide range of malignancies and other potentially debilitating conditions, without harming nearby healthy tissue and without involving traditional surgery.
With RapidArc, a form of volumetric modulated arc therapy, MAX Healthcare can perform complex conformal treatments delivered in a fraction of the time required by conventional radiotherapy treatments — the press release also informed.
Source: The Daily Star, October 10, 2009