Joint RUSSCO-ASTRO-SPRO Session on Palliative Radiation Therapy in Incurable Patients: Keeping symptoms down and hope high-AM2019
Forty percent of radiation therapy in the United States is given with palliative intent. At the same time, palliative RT receives disproportionately low attention at national meetings, is not well studied on clinical protocols. Palliative RT remains more of an art than clinical science.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
2020 ASTRO Annual Refresher Course - onDemand
This course is designed to provide clinicians in practice and trainees with a comprehensive review and update of the clinical practice parameters across most sub-disciplines of radiation oncology, including sarcomas and the use of radiation therapy for palliative purposes.
Category
  • Breast Cancer
  • Radiobiology
  • Central Nervous System
  • Palliative Care
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
Format
  • OnDemand Meeting
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Certificate of Attendance
Effects of Exercise During Radiotherapy on Physical Function and Treatment-related Side Effects in Men with Prostate Cancer
IJROBP Journal SA-CME activity for November 1, 2021, provides practitioners with knowledge needed to optimize clinical decision making and prognostic estimation for patients with rectal cancer.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Genitourinary Cancer
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME
Radiation Oncologists’ Role in Promoting Person-Centered Care in the Curative and Palliative Settings - 2021 Annual Meeting
The course begins with case studies involving suboptimal multidisciplinary care, which translates into detrimental effects for the patients involved.
Category
  • Non Clinical Skills
  • Palliative Care
  • Other
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME
Rapid and Durable Symptom Palliation with QUAD Shot Radiotherapy to Non-Osseous Metastatic/Recurrent Cancer in Elderly or Frail Patients in a Rural Community Clinic
This Advances in Radiation Oncology Journal activity provides practitioners with the knowledge needed to appropriately utilize palliative QUAD radiotherapy for elderly or frail patients.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME
Trends in radiotherapy for bone metastases, 2015-2017: Choosing Wisely in the era of complex radiation
IJROBP Journal SA-CME activity for March 15, 2021 provides the clinician with important knowledge on new clinical trials as well as ASTRO practice statements have emerged over the past 5 years that may impact how palliative radiation therapy for bone metastases is used.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME
Long-term results of dose-intensified fractionated stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for painful spinal metastases
IJROBP Journal SA-CME activity for June 1, 2021 provides practitioners with with information on selection of appropriate candidates for multifraction SBRT for painful vertebral body metastases.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME