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Acceletronics, Inc. Announces the Installation of 15 TheraView LX(R) Technology Electronic Portal Imaging Systems for Image Guided Radiation Therapy Treatment Verification


7/23/2007 8:40:10 AM

EXTON, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Acceletronics, Inc., a U.S. provider of Oncology equipment service and distributor of new and pre-owned radiotherapy equipment, announced that it has recently completed the installation of 15 TheraView Electronic Portal Imaging Devices (EPID) over the past 6 months to 11 cancer treatment centers in Florida, Texas, California, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Colorado. The TheraView EPID is an image guided radiotherapy (IGRT) cancer treatment verification system, designed by Dutch manufacturer Cablon Medical BV. The TheraView(R) system, designed for the precise needs of radiation therapy, delivers Clinicians an extensive scope of mega-voltage portal imaging and quality assurance features for daily IGRT verification. TheraView Target Check(R) with automated treatment beam shape verification and patient position verification software gives the precision and control Clinicians need for both conventional, image guided (IGRT) and intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).

"We are very pleased with the level of acceptance and excitement for the TheraView EPID from the Radiotherapy community", said James Young, Jr., Acceletronics' Vice-President of sales and marketing, "the TheraView EPID makes it possible for cancer treatment centers with any manufacturer of linear accelerator, to upgrade to this new technology. Plus, it not only replaces time consuming port films but also give the clinicians the tools they need, such as the sophisticated TargetCheck(R) software, to perform advanced IGRT.

About Acceletronics, Inc.

Acceletronics specializes in the repair, refurbishing, remarketing and installation of medical linear accelerators, CT simulators, MRI scanners and other oncology and medical imaging equipment. Acceletronics is a distributor and service provider of high quality, high technology after-market products used to improve quality of patient care and is the exclusive North American distributor of the TheraView portal imaging system. Founded in 1981, Acceletronics, Inc. is one of the world's largest and leading independent radiotherapy equipment service, distribution and refurbished equipment organizations. Acceletronics is registered to ISO 9001:2000 quality system standards. For more information, visit http://www.acceletronics.com

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Contact: James Young, Jr., Vice President Acceletronics, Inc., 610.524.3300 info@acceletronics.com

Acceletronics, Inc.

CONTACT: James Young, Jr., Vice President, of Acceletronics, Inc.,+1-610-524-3300, info@acceletronics.com


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