Product information & Education

How do our immobilization materials and systems work?

This page guides you through the properties of our different thermoplastic materials. You will also find dosimetric properties, instructional videos for most of our solutions and regulatory documents.

Thermoplastic properties
Efficast
Immobilizing a patient has never been easier, more precise and safer. All Efficast thermoplastic pre-cut masks have innovative integrated L-shaped…
Nanor
Nanor is the thinnest thermoplastic material on the market. Thanks to the use of nanotechnology a very thin and at…
U-Plast
U-Plast for UON/DUON is made from a specially formulated low melting temperature thermoplastic meant for patient immobilization in radiation oncology applications…
Dosimetric properties

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The Mask Finder

Find the right mask for each patient. The diagram will lead you through various questions and at the end of the decision tree you will find the correct mask model for a specific patient. Available for High Precision masks and for Push-Pin masks.

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Videos
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Efficast 3-points head immobilization mask – instructional video

Efficast 5-points head, neck and shoulders immobilization mask – instructional video

3-points open face hybrid mask – instructional video

5-points open face hybrid mask – instructional video

Regulatory documents

Files on CE marking, FDA, ISO and REACH can be found here.

Regulatory documents
Instructions for use

We have Instructions for use for each of our items.
Download them on the page of the specific product or component by going to the product page or type in the article number of the product in the search box at the top right of this page.

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Couch top indexing device finder

Use our couch top indexing device finder to know which fixation device(s) you need to secure a certain base plate to a specific couch top.

Couch top indexing device finder
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Thermoplastic bolus for targeted radiation therapy

The characteristics and use of thermoplastic bolus material

A bolus material can be used to alter the depth of the maximum radiation dose (Dmax) during radiation therapy. It is a tissue-equivalent material, which means that it has similar properties as human tissue when it is irradiated.
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Best of 2018

Top 3 Orfit Radiation Oncology Blog Posts of 2018

It is heart-warming to observe that RT teams continuously look for ways to alleviate some of their patient’s worries. The decoration of thermoplastic masks continues to be a trending topic. Our top two blog posts get you started with painted mask decorations and share a personal mask decoration story. On the other hand, there was a great interest in innovative radiation therapy treatment. The third most-read blog post discusses Orfit’s immobilization devices for proton therapy.
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