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Varian Showcases Advanced Cancer Care Solutions at AAPM 2018

Posted on: 25 Jul 18

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it will be showcasing its advanced cancer care solutions including a new version of Eclipse™ treatment planning software with support for Halcyon™ 2.0 treatment system, July 29 – August 1 in Nashville, TN at the 2018 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting and exhibition, booth #601.

Additional Varian solutions being demonstrated at AAPM 2018 includes:

Halcyon 2.0 featuring kV Cone-beam CT (CBCT) and Iterative CBCT imaging for better soft tissue definition

HyperArc™ high-definition radiotherapy, designed to to automate and simplify sophisticated advanced stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatments and allow more clinicians to deliver treatments safely and confidently in standard treatment time slots

Eclipse Multi-Criteria Optimization (MCO), allows clinicians to explore the impact when conflicting clinical criteria are varied.  MCO leverages RapidPlan™ to expedite finding the optimal plan for a given patient with minimal trial and error iterations.

Velocity™ 4.0 with Rapidsphere™, a module for Y90 Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) dosimetry analysis

TrueBeam® v2.7 with Iterative CBCT– On the TrueBeam platform, Iterative CBCT produces exceptionally high-quality images for better visualization of soft tissue structures

Brachytherapy: Varian's integrated solution includes a full line of brachytherapy applicators, as well as BrachyVision™ 3D treatment planning system, VariSeed™ LDR treatment planning system, and Vitesse™ real-time planning for HDR brachytherapy

When: AAPM 2018 is July 29-August 1, 2018. The exhibition is open from 12:30pm-5pm July 29, 9am-5pm July 30-31, and 9am-2pm August 1.

Where: Booth # 601, Music City Center, Nashville, TN

About Varian

Varian is a leader in developing and delivering cancer care solutions, and is focused on creating a world without fear of cancer. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, Varian employs approximately 6,500 people around the world. For more information, visit and follow @VarianMedSys on Twitter.

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Editor's Details

Mike Wood

Last updated on: 25/07/2018

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