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What does IMRT stand for?

IMRT stands for Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy

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The Varian Clinac iX devices, along with Eclipse (TM) treatment planning software and ARIA oncology information management software, will enable doctors at the newly-constructed facility to deliver advanced treatments such as intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT).
The new linear accelerator at Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff is capable of delivering intensity modulated radiotherapy and image-guided radiotherapy.
But intensity modulated radiotherapy uses computer imaging to judge the depth and density of tissue, so radiation is given at equal doses.
The fact that Addenbrooke's so quickly decided to install their second TomoTherapy unit, and from local funding, is a testament to their belief in this technology, which not only offers the highest quality of treatment for significant cohorts of patients, but also a very cost-effective way of introducing advanced image guided and intensity modulated radiotherapy.