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.
Gleneagles Global Health City earlier known as Global Hospital Chennai is a leading tertiary care providing multi-specialty hospital in India with excellent outpatient, inpatient and emergency care facilities. The hospital is one of the largest hospitals of Gleneagles Global Hospitals in India, with a capacity of 1000 beds and ultra-modern infrastructure offering a wide range of healthcare services. The hospital is a recognized hospital and has many firsts to its credit including conducting the first Adult Liver swap Transplant, split liver transplant, and single lung transplant in India, along with being the first in South Indian states to perform 5 successful liver transplants in a day.