Outsource Your Photon/TBI Blocks
The need for custom photon blocks has become rare with the advent of multileaf collimators (MLC). And for those clinics that offer TBI, it is typically a low volume treatment. To carry the safety and regulatory overhead for an in-house block/mold room for low volume devices may not be cost effective for a clinic, not to mention that storage and office space in most clinics is at a premium.
As a result, many radiation therapy clinics have elected to shut down their block rooms and outsource special photon blocks and TBI blocks to .decimal along with their electron cutout needs. Our Materials
For more information about outsourcing all your block/mold room jobs to .decimal, visit our page on electron apertures.