The SAVI 6-1Mini is the only APBI implant solution for certain cavities, according to a poster presentation at the recent ASTRO annual conference.
The study considered seven patients who were ineligible for balloon brachytherapy, due to breast size, cavity size and/or proximity of the cavity to the skin.
Even with limited spacing, use of the 6-1Mini for these patients resulted in…Read full study
Also presented at the 2009 ASTRO meeting:
APBI Brachytherapy Device Stability and the Importance of Pre-faction Device QA – University of California, San Diego
Dosimetric Effects of Non-Symmetric Openings of Multi-Catheter Breast Brachytherapy Applicators – Hahnemann University Hospital.