Contemporary Prostate Cancer Radiation Therapy in the United States: Patterns of Care and Compliance with Quality Measures
PRO Journal SA-CME activity for September-October, 2018 (Volume 8, Issue 3) summarizes the standard quality metrics for prostate cancer radiotherapy.
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This activity is available from August 31, 2018, through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on August 30, 2020.
This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncologists and radiation oncology residents.
- List the standard quality metrics, as far as acceptable dose, use of IGRT and ADT, for prostate cancer radiotherapy based on the D'Amico risk stratification (low, intermediate and high risk groups).
- Identify how compliance with quality measures varies in this trial based on sociodemographic factors.
Daniel J. Lee, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
Ashesh Jani, MD holds a leadership position with ADROP and has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
W. Robert Lee has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
The person(s) above served as the developer(s) of this activity. Additionally, the Journal CME Task Force and CME/MOC Committee had control over the content of this activity.
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