Practical Safety Considerations for Integration of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Radiation Therapy
This journal activity provides practitioners with the knowledge about closing the practice gap in outlining safety concerns when MRI is integrated into radiation oncology departments.
Please visit https://www.practicalradonc.org/article/S1879-8500(20)30202-2/fulltext to read the related journal article online.
This activity is available from November 3, 2020, through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on November 2, 2022.
This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncologists, physicists, radiation therapists, nurses and radiation oncology residents.
- Identify some of the safety concerns surrounding the use of MRI.
- Identify several specific safety precautions a radiation oncology department should undertake when using MRI for simulation and treatment delivery.
W. Robert Lee, , MS, MEd, FASTRO has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
Ashesh Jani, MD is employed by Emory University and 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.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education to physicians.
ASTRO is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology to provide SA-CME as part of Part II Maintenance of Certification.
- 1.00 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
- 1.00 SA-CME
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) designates this Journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity meets the American Board of Radiology's criteria for a self-assessment activity in the ABR's Maintenance of Certification program. Participation in this course in combination with the successful completion of the corresponding assessment and course evaluation adheres to the guidelines established by the ABR for 1.00 self-assessment credits.
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