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Linear accelerator performs stereotactic radiosurgery

Format
Online
Title
Linear accelerator performs stereotactic radiosurgery
Series
Draw Sheet, February 23, 1987, Volume Vol. 36, Issue No. 3
Date Created
1987
Description
"This linear accelerator is one of the few in America modified to perform stereotactic radiosurgery. Physicist Alan Aquilino points the accelerator at a model skull held in place by the stereotactic head frame to show how surgeons will use it to pinpoint and destroy brain tumors." This photo accompanied the article "New Radiation Method Targets Brain Tumors" in the Draw Sheet, February 23, 1987.
Type
black-and-white photographs
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints20337
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011