John Hayes, Galil Motion Control

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Mechatronics and Motion Control October 1, 2008

Targeting Tumors with Motion Control

Focused radiation continues to be an effective means for treating cancerous tumors, particularly when there is a clear shot at the target. Getting a clear shot, however, is no simple task, especially since the target is often surrounded by healthy tissue, can grow, shrink or shift over time, and is affected by changes in the patient’s anatomy.

By John Hayes, Galil Motion Control