Amethyst chooses to implement the latest technology available in radiotherapy: Volumetric modulated Arc-Therapy
With VMAT, radiation beams sweep around the patient, greatly reducing treatment time compared to conventional radiation treatment. This technology also offers the radiotherapist more control and flexibility to deliver a carefully targeted dose so that the tumor, only, receives a high dose of radiation.
- Higher dose on the tumor
- Shorter treatment time
- Better protection of surrounding healthy tissues
To better understand the benefits of VMAT technology vs other technologies, read more
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