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
Deep Dive on Palliative Care
Prognostication is one of the most difficult tasks that radiation oncologists face. Traditionally, patients with metastatic cancer have had poor life expectancies on the order of weeks to months.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Other
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • 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