Today 2 out of 3 patients receive care with Elekta brachytherapy solutions*
With abundant clinical evidence, it is an indispensable part of radiation therapy.
Elekta brings cutting edge solutions to everyday clinical practice through the world’s largest brachytherapy educational resource platform.
* Based on market share for HDR brachytherapy
Elekta Brachytherapy solutions are designed for precise, targeted treatment of various cancers such as cervical, prostate, breast, skin and rectal. Brachytherapy is suited as a single modality or in combination with other treatments such as external beam radiation therapy. Elekta Brachytherapy offers you best-in-class clinical solutions, a worldwide presence and above all, a commitment to patient care.
An integral part of worldwide treatment guidelines
ABS, ESTRO, ASTRO, NCCN1-4
Standard of care for cervical cancer5
Demonstrated favorable patient outcomes for many different body sites including cervical, prostate, breast and skin6-8
Find out more about the abundant clinical evidence on BrachyAcademy.com
1 American Brachytherapy Society. 2009
2 European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. 2010
3 American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. 2010
4 National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 2010
5 Viani GA, Manta GB, Stefano EJ, et al Exp Clin Cancer Res 2009;28:47
6 Sylvester JE, Grimm PD, Blasko JC, et al. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2007;67(1):57-64
7 Jalali R, Singh S, Budrukkar A. Acta Oncol. 2007;46(7):879-92
8 Guix B, Finestres F, Tello J, et al. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2000;47(1):95–102
Elekta Brachytherapy solutions are part of Elekta’s leading radiation therapy portfolio and encompass forty years of Nucletron® innovations. These include Esteya® electronic brachytherapy, Flexitron® afterloader, Oncentra® Brachy treatment planning, the broadest range of applicators in the industry and Real-time Prostate Solutions.
And the latest innovation: the advanced gynecological applicator Venezia.
The BrachyAcademy comprises a complete peer-to-peer medical education library and includes programs such as clinical workshops and training visits to leading hospitals worldwide.
35 educational centers worldwide
Peer-to-peer expert community with over 1800 members
Gain access to the world’s largest brachytherapy resource platform
Elekta also offers the only online brachytherapy portal for patients including awareness materials: