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Wed 1 Mar 2017
Accuray have launched new www.cyberknife.com and www.tomotherapy.com sites! The new sites provide an additional resource for cancer patients to turn to for information about their disease and potential treatment options. Enhanced functionality and ease-of-use puts the information patients need at their fingertips    
Fri 24 Feb 2017
CyberKnife - Confidence in Motion video
Mon 20 Feb 2017
Accuray Incorporated has announced data from a prospective, phase II, 17-center study which showed that treatment with the CyberKnife System for low- and intermediate-risk prostate cancer provides excellent long-term results. At five years, the disease-free survival rate for low-risk prostate cancer patients was 100 percent and for intermediate-risk patients was 88.5 percent. These results were maintained by patients followed for seven years. The study was presented at the American Society of...
Sun 12 Feb 2017
Sunday 19th February 2017 - The Rime of The Ancient Mariner Open Day.    For the last 18 months, the Charity has been associated with Goodrow Productions based in Lichfield, and have worked together in the community. Goodrow have performed 2 musicals (Hamelin the Musical and the Pied Piper) in Sutton Coldfield and the Lichfield area, and we as a Charity have profited significantly from the sales of beverages and raffle tickets at their superb performances.   Feb 19th sees the...
Sat 11 Feb 2017
Its name is synonymous with treating brain, lung, liver and prostate cancer. But experts at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute at Pelham are using it for so much more.  The CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System targets tumors and other non-cancerous conditions with unparalleled  precision, and has been used to treat patients in Upstate South Carolina since January 2016.  “It turns out, CyberKnife is actually a great tool for treating a number of benign conditions,”...
Mon 6 Feb 2017
A Charity concert will be held at Lichfield Rugby on 1st July 2017 in aid of The Stan Bowley Trust.   The concert at Cooke Fields has been called called Six 'O The Best and will feature the music of six legendary rock acts, namely Queen, Pink Floyd, Oasis, Elton John, the Beatles and the Eagles. The show will feature a section each dedicated to the aforementioned artists. The 'house' band on the day includes some of South Staffordshire's finest musicians. Already confirmed are Dave O'...
Sun 18 Dec 2016
Fusion dance school hosted their annual Christmas Show at Wilnecote High School on Saturday 17th December 2017. The two packed shows were treated to dance from three age groups ranging from 5 years to adults. Guests also got the chance to view competition dances from Rhythmic Crew and Short Fuse. The hour and a half show was organised by dance teacher Nicci Lewis who also performed two solo dances. A raffle which was held raised an impressive £346 which is to be donated to The Stan Bowley...
Sun 18 Dec 2016
Goodrow Productions are performing four shows of their new, modern and highly acclaimed story of The Pied Piper. The Company will be donating all monies raised on refreshments from the four shows to The Stan Bowley Trust. The Musical, is a fun, sad, happy but thouroughly entertaining show which has been written and directed by Lichfield duo Stuart Goodwin and Alan Rowe. The cast of 15 children and 5 adults are all locally based and will be performing and singing some great music written for...
Sun 4 Dec 2016
The Stan Bowley Trust hosted their 10th annual ball at Alton Towers on Saturday 19th November 2016. The Sparkling Champagne Ball proved to be the most successful to date, with £85,000 being raised. Guests were treated to pre-dinner entertainment by violinist Sally Potterton. Sally, from East Sussex mesmerised the guests with her modern approach to the violin. The ballroom, as you would expect from The Stan Bowley Trust, was dressed to impress. The array of lights and chandeliers plus the...
Sun 27 Nov 2016
Abstract Purpose To assess the potential dosimetric benefits associated with the CyberKnife (CK) tumor tracking capability, wherein an extra margin for respiratory tumor motion is not required, when compared to respiratory-gated volumetric-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Methods Twenty-nine HCC patients previously treated with double-arc VMAT were enrolled. In each VMAT plan, the individual internal target volume (ITV) margin around...

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