Radiation Oncology - A Comprehensive Review, Series 2

Radiation Oncology - A Comprehensive Review CME / CPD 

Full Course:  29.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD; (EXPIRES 11/15/21)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  The activity was planned for Radiation Oncologists in practice, Radiation Oncology Residents and Fellows.

Series 2 (RONC2):  Explore Key Topics

Featuring experts in the practice of Radiation Oncology, this CME program focuses on core concepts and emerging trends. Radiation Oncology – A Comprehensive Review includes case-based lectures on topics like proton radiation therapy in adults, radiation therapy for prostate cancer, spine stereotactic body radiation therapy, soft tissue sarcomas, skin cancer, and more. It will help you to better:

  • Recognize the importance of clinical evaluation of cancer patients during various treatment phases
  • Outline effective curative and palliative treatment goals
  • Explain the potential outcomes of combining immunotherapy and radiation therapy
  • Discuss the efficacy of stereotactic body radiation for spinal tumors
  • Evaluate and overcome challenges encountered in radiation oncology

 

This course is strictly ONLINE with no download – an internet connection is critical in order to do this course.  Do not complete testing prior to the end of your chosen date period or your dates will be adjusted.

To view topic outline of the full course, see below:

Full Course:
RONC2
Full Course Price:
$1180
Format:
Available in Interactive format.
Only Available Option: Full

Topics

Newer Modalities: Proton Radiation Therapy in Adults

New Modalities: Thermal Therapies and Nanotechnology

Imaging Applications in Radiation Therapy

Practical Radiotherapy Management of Brain Metastases

Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Adult Primary Brain Tumors

Head and Neck Tumors: Trials and PET-CT

Head and Neck Tumors: HPV, Postop, Planning, Progression, Palliation

Thoracic Tumors: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Thoracic Tumors: Small Cell Lung Cancer and Pleural Mesothelioma

Radiation Therapy for Upper GI Malignancies

Liver Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Liver Metastases and Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Lower Gastrointestinal Tumors: Colon, Rectum, Anus

Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Treatment for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Evidence Based Management of Testicular, Renal, and Penile Cancers

Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer: Decision-Making after Mastectomy and Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer: Decision-Making After Breast Conservation

Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Lymphomas: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Hematologic Malignancies Hodgkin Lymphoma and Plasma Cell Neoplasms

Gynecologic Tumors: Cervix and Vagina

Gynecologic Tumors: Uterus and Vulva

The Experimental and Historical Development of Total Body Irradiation for Bone Marrow Transplantation

Pediatric Malignancies I - CNS Tumors

Pediatric Malignancies II - Non-CNS Tumors

Skin Cancer

Immunotherapy and Radiation Therapy

Spine Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
 
  • Define the initial clinical evaluation of a cancer patient – using the physical exam, history, relevant diagnostic studies, and communication with the referring and other physicians involved
  • Formulate effective curative and palliative treatment goals
  • Describe and manage informed consent
  • Organize patient education
  • Apply treatment planning
  • Use clinically appropriate treatment aids
  • Formulate appropriate dosages
  • Discuss effective delivery of treatment
  • Perform patient evaluation during treatment
  • Perform follow-up evaluation of the patient
  • Describe the potential outcomes of combination therapy of radiotherapy and immunotherapy
  • Discuss the efficacy of stereotactic body radiation for spinal tumors
 

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Designation
Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 29 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Date of Original Release: November 15, 2018 
Date Credits Expire: November 15, 2021
Estimated time to complete: 29 hours
 
CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.
 

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