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A:HUMAN NECESSITIES  
 A61: HEALTH; AMUSEMENT; MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE  
  A61N: ELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY (measurement of bioelectric currents A61B; surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body A61B18/00; anaesthetic apparatus in general A61M; incandescent lamps H01K; infra-red radiators for heating H05B)  
   A61N5/00: Radiation therapy (ultrasound therapy A61N7/00; devices or apparatus applicable to both therapy and diagnosis A61B6/00)  
   A61N5/01: Devices for producing movement of radiation source during therapy {A61N5/1077 takes precedence}  
   A61N5/02: using microwaves  
   A61N5/022: . . Apparatus adapted for a specific treatment  
   A61N5/025: . . . Warming the body, e.g. hyperthermia treatment  
   A61N5/04: . . Radiators for near-field treatment  
   A61N5/045: . . . specially adapted for treatment inside the body  
   A61N5/06: using light  
   A61N5/0601: . . Apparatus for use inside the body  
   A61N5/0603: . . . for treatment of body cavities  
   A61N5/0613: . . Apparatus adapted for a specific treatment  
   A61N5/0614: . . . Tanning  
   A61N5/0616: . . . Skin treatment other than tanning  
   A61N5/0617: . . . . Hair treatment  
   A61N5/0618: . . . Psychological treatment  
   A61N5/0619: . . . Acupuncture  
   A61N5/062: . . . Photodynamic therapy, i.e. excitation of an agent  
   A61N5/0621: . . . Hyperbilirubinemia, jaundice treatment  
   A61N5/0622: . . . Optical stimulation for exciting neural tissue  
   A61N5/0624: . . . for eliminating microbes, germs, bacteria on or in the body  
   A61N5/0625: . . . Warming the body, e.g. hyperthermia treatment  
   A61N5/10: X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy (A61N5/01 takes precedence)  
   A61N5/1001: . . using radiation sources introduced into or applied onto the body; brachytherapy  
   A61N5/1002: . . . Intraluminal radiation therapy  
   A61N5/1007: . . . Arrangements or means for the introduction of sources into the body  
   A61N5/1014: . . . Intracavitary radiation therapy  
   A61N5/1015: . . . . Treatment of resected cavities created by surgery, e.g. lumpectomy  
   A61N5/1016: . . . . Gynaecological radiation therapy  
   A61N5/1017: . . . . Treatment of the eye, e.g. for "macular degeneration"  
   A61N5/1027: . . . Interstitial radiation therapy  
   A61N5/1028: . . . using radiation sources applied onto the body  
   A61N5/1029: . . . . Radioactive dressings  
   A61N5/103: . . Treatment planning systems  
   A61N5/1031: . . . using a specific method of dose optimization  
   A61N5/1036: . . . Leaf sequencing algorithms  
   A61N5/1037: . . . taking into account the movement of the target, e.g. 4D-image based planning  
   A61N5/1038: . . . taking into account previously administered plans applied to the same patient, i.e. adaptive radiotherapy  
   A61N5/1039: . . . using functional images, e.g. PET or MRI  
   A61N5/1042: . . with spatial modulation of the radiation beam within the treatment head  
   A61N5/1043: . . . Scanning the radiation beam, e.g. spot scanning or raster scanning  
   A61N5/1044: . . . . with multiple repetitions of the scanning pattern  
   A61N5/1045: . . . using a multi-leaf collimator, e.g. for intensity modulated radiation therapy or IMRT  
   A61N5/1047: . . . . with movement of the radiation head during application of radiation, e.g. for intensity modulated arc therapy or IMAT  
   A61N5/1048: . . Monitoring, verifying, controlling systems and methods  
   A61N5/1049: . . . for verifying the position of the patient with respect to the radiation beam  
   A61N5/1064: . . . for adjusting radiation treatment in response to monitoring  
   A61N5/1065: . . . . Beam adjustment  
   A61N5/1067: . . . . . in real time, i.e. during treatment  
   A61N5/1068: . . . . Gating the beam as a function of a physiological signal  
   A61N5/1069: . . . . Target adjustment, e.g. moving the patient support  
   A61N5/107: . . . . . in real time, i.e. during treatment  
   A61N5/1071: . . . for verifying the dose delivered by the treatment plan  
   A61N5/1075: . . . for testing, calibrating, or quality assurance of the radiation treatment apparatus  
   A61N5/1077: . . Beam delivery systems  
   A61N5/1078: . . . Fixed beam systems  
   A61N5/1079: . . . Sharing a beam by multiple treatment stations  
   A61N5/1081: . . . Rotating beam systems with a specific mechanical construction, e.g. gantries  
   A61N5/1082: . . . . having multiple beam rotation axes  
   A61N5/1083: . . . Robot arm beam systems  
   A61N5/1084: . . . for delivering multiple intersecting beams at the same time, e.g. gamma knives