radiotherapy equipment


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Noun1.radiotherapy equipment - equipment used to treat diseases with x-rays or radioactivity
equipment - an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
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Other initiatives include the equipping of Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital with radiotherapy equipment by end of this year valued at Sh350 million and establishment of an Oncology Reference laboratory at the National Public Health Laboratory within a month to support county labs in cancer diagnosis.
Hisham Inam Ullah Khan said that the government had given a grant for cancer treatment of Rs 500 million to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa patients for the last few years, and besides this, Rs 297 million issued for purchase of radiotherapy equipment.
While addressing the seminar, the health minister furthered that the government had given a grant for cancer treatment worth Rs500 million for cancer patients in the province during the last few years, and besides this, Rs 297 million has been allocated for the purchase of radiotherapy equipment.
Included in the scope of the agreement, is the creation of a significant number of new cancer centers, as well as the installation of advanced radiotherapy equipment in already existing centers in these areas.
Nuclear medicine scanning needed for staging cancers, radiotherapy equipment and some specialized surgeries are unavailable.
The large share of this segment can be attributed to factors such as increasing installations of advanced radiotherapy equipment in developed as well as developing regions, increasing government initiatives, and rising incidence of cancer.
Northern Centre for Cancer Care staff with its high-tech radiotherapy equipment. Photo: Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Addenbrooke's Hospital reportedly purchased one Radixact System through the NHS England radiotherapy equipment upgrade fund, with a second system funded by the Trust.
'Nigeria has nine radiotherapy equipment while countries like Japan, Egypt, Sri Lanka and Pakistan have enough equipment to combat the dreaded disease.'
10 May 2018 - California, US-based medical devices manufacturer Varian (NYSE: VAR) has acquired Taiwan-based radiotherapy equipment distributor Cooperative CL Enterprises, the company said.
It also frees up radiotherapy equipment, saving money and benefiting other patients on the waiting list for treatment.