This purchase includes the Accuray Radixact and CyberKnife
M6 Systems, as well as the RaySearch RayStation TPS and RayCare OIS.
Tribune News Network Doha More than 100 patients have benefited from the cutting-edge M6 CyberKnife
robotic radiosurgery system since it was installed at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) in 2015.
The M6 CyberKnife
robotic radiosurgery system installed at HMC's NCCCR
KARACHI -- A second CyberKnife
robot is being installed at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Hospital (JPMC) to treat tumours with high-dosage precision radiation.
The new block will house the latest equipment including two High Energy Linear Accelerators, Cyberknife
, Digital X Ray and Mammography, CT simulator and Diagnostic CT along with extension of indoor and outdoor facilities.
KARACHI -- Adviser to the Sindh Chief Minister on Information, Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Saturday visited Cyberknife
Robotic Radiosurgery Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) and said score of cancer patient are being referred to this centre for treatment from all over Pakistan.
Currently, the JPMC Neuro Trauma Unit is the only place in the country which is providing the latest technology and treatment regarding neurological and surgical issues, with machines such as Cyberknife
, Gamma Knife and radiotherapy at the hospital, Dr Rehman stated.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari pointed out the provision of Cyberknife
Robotic Radiosurgery at Jinnah Hospital, Karachi free of cost to cancer patients from all over the country.
He appreciated the Patients' Aid Foundation and Child Aid for their support under the public-private partnership for CyberKnife
facility, adding that the Sindh government would establish another CyberKnife
project and pay its operational cost as well.
The Foundation invests capital and manages the CyberKnife
(advanced robotic cancer treatment), PET Scan, MRI, Mammography and other health facilities.
Dr Aditya Gupta, who is aneurosurgeon, cyberknife
at Artemis Hospital said, "CyberKnife
radiation surgery is one of the most advanced & non invasive therapy available for treating benign as well as malignant tumors with the use of precise beams of high-dose radiation.