New Solutions From CIVCO Radiotherapy for Head & Neck Immobilisation

by Jun 30, 2019Civco News0 comments

Solstat™ and Solstice™ SRS Immobilisation – featuring IMRT Reinforced™ Thermoplastic

CIVCO Radiotherapy brings leading-edge innovation, increased patient comfort and rigidity for head and neck treatment with the Solstat™ and Solstice™ SRS Immobilization Systems.  These systems are fully CE marked and available in the UK from 1st July through Xiel Limited.

·         The Solstat™ system is comprised of a rigid head support, customizable cushion or non-custom headrest and a dedicated thermoplastic mask designed for secure and simple attachment.

·         The Solstice™ system has a carbon fibre head support which provides unique corrective pitch capability and positioning flexibility, and also has the customizable cushion and thermoplastic mask.

These components create a highly customizable and comfortable setup for more accurate head and neck treatments and will help deliver improved radiotherapy treatment in the UK for head and neck patients.

Some of the specific technical benefits include:

 

Solstice™ SRS

  • Variable pitch capability provides increased setup options in CT simulation and corrective positioning flexibility during treatment setup
  • Midline thermoplastic mask attachment provides increased rigidity and minimizes shrinkage to enhance patient comfort
  • Highly conformal to the patient when using a customizable cushion and dedicated thermoplastic mask
  • Utilizes a variety of thermoplastic types including IMRT Reinforced™ and ClearVision™ open-face compatible with Vision RT’s AlignRT® camera system
  • Adaptable with Precise Bite™ to aid in effective and repeatable positioning
  • Unique thermoplastic frame provides easy to use, secure and quiet mask attachment (patent pending)
  • Type-S™ and Posifix® version compatible

 

Solstat™

  • A midline thermoplastic mask attachment which provides increased rigidity and minimizes shrinkage to enhance patient comfort
  • Highly conformal to the patient when using a customizable cushion and dedicated thermoplastic mask
  • Fully adaptable with Precise Bite to aid effective and repeatable positioning
  • A unique thermoplastic frame which provides easy to use, secure and quiet mask attachment (patent pending)
  • Type-S™ and Posifix® version compatible

 

For further information, please contact [email protected] 01749 372217 xiel.co.uk