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Radiation Oncology Program

RapidArc Technology Provides Faster, More Precise Radiotherapy to Fight Cancer

RapidArc Vs. Conventional IMRT

Treatment plan with RapidArc (at left) compared to conventional IMRT (at right)

Treatment plan with RapidArc (at left) compared to conventional IMRT (at right) for head and neck cancer. RapidArc shapes and modulates a highly focused treatment beam so that it targets the tumor precisely, sparing more surrounding healthy tissue.


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