TITLE

Xoft gets CPT code approval

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;8/6/2007, Vol. 11 Issue 148, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Xoft has received a common procedural terminology (CPT) code approval for its electronic brachytherapy from the American Medical Association. Electronic brachytherapy is a form of high-dose rate radiation therapy for the treatment of early-stage breast cancer. Xoft is the maker of the Axxent electronic brachytherapy system. According to Xoft, the decision is an important step in accelerating the adoption of Axxent system. Information on CPT codes is presented.
ACCESSION #
26069516

 

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