Rapid arc is a technique that shortens the treatment time remarkably and uses computer generated images to plan and deliver the radiation dose (IGRT- Image guided radiation dose). The machine has the capability to rotate 360 degrees and thus deliver the highly focused beam of radiation onto the tumor. The technique helps in targeting the tumor from almost any angle and is less dangerous to the surrounding healthy tissue.
KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital is a leading multispecialty hospital in Malaysia established by KPJ Healthcare Berhad (KPJHB), the healthcare division of Johor Corporation. The 200-bedded medical facility has a contemporary infrastructure suiting to international standards and is committed in delivering exceptional healthcare services and personalized care to all patients. The hospital offers outstanding outpatient and inpatient facility along with critical care and emergency services and is fully facilitated with modern equipment and advanced techniques.