Radiotherapy: alleviating fears through virtual reality – Sciences et Avenir

The machine is massive, its big articulated arm with six degrees of movement, impressive. The Cyberknife, that’s its name, is a radiosurgery robot designed by a Californian company, capable of rotating around the patient to better target the target organs and reduce the dose of X-rays received by the organs at risk. But because being … Read more

A virtual reality headset to prepare for radiotherapy

A virtual reality headset to prepare for radiotherapy

News Posted 2 hours ago, Reading 2 mins. To familiarize patients with high-precision radiotherapy sessions, the Hartman Institute has created a completely innovative process: a 3D, virtual and interactive simulator. A virtual reality headset allows you to prepare more serenely. The CyberKnife® is a robotic stereotactic radiotherapy device. Very impressive, this device makes it possible … Read more