Challenging Cases in Palliative Care
With this activity, ASTRO continues its series of challenging case panel sessions related to palliative radiotherapy for patients with advanced cancer.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Other
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Partial Breast Irradiation for Patients With Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer or Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: An ASTRO Clinical Practice Guideline
ASTRO organized content area experts to evaluate clinical data regarding the use of partial breast RT. The experts used standardized criteria for curating and ranking the quality of evidence.
Category
  • Breast Cancer
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Leptomeningeal Metastases: Novel Therapies, Future Directions and the Patient's Perspective
This panel session is the first ASTRO session dedicated to leptomeningeal disease in cancer. This is a case-based session with experts in neuroimaging, neuro-oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, as well as a patient speaker with LM disease who share their perspective.
Category
  • Central Nervous System
  • Other
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Gray Zone - By Your Powers Combined: Treating Pelvic Osteosarcoma with Combination Radiation and Thermoablation
The ultimate goal of radiation oncology research is to improve clinical care.  As a specialty, we tackle diverse research questions, addressing every type of cancer and encompassing cancer biology and radiation physics.  But despite our best efforts, evidence-based medicine cannot provide 1 clear
Category
  • Sarcoma/Cutaneous
Format
  • Gray Zone
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Palliative Re-Irradiation
Palliative radiotherapy (RT) is a foundation of the discipline and practically represents a significant portion of most practices. The standard protocols for palliative RT (8Gy x 1, 4Gy x 5, etc.) were pioneered almost 50 years ago, when systemic therapies were far less useful.
Category
  • Central Nervous System
  • Palliative Care
  • Other
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
How to Write a Research Abstract for a Meeting
Many academic physicians and scientists perform research and presenting research at conferences is an excellent opportunity to share interesting, and potentially practice changing, results.
Category
  • Non Clinical Skills
Format
  • Webinars
Credits
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Certificate of Attendance
ASTRO/ILROG Joint Session - When Every Centigray Counts: Expert Panelists on Approaching and Optimizing the Most Challenging Lymphoma Plans
Ongoing advances in technology have allowed for the shrinkage of target volumes and lowering of doses in the treatment of lymphomas with radiation.
Category
  • Other
  • Leuk/Lymph/Hema
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.25 Certificate of Attendance
Late Toxicity and Health-related Quality of Life Following Definitive Chemoradiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
This journal activity provides practitioners with the knowledge needed to appropriate counsel and educate patients requiring chemoradiotherapy for esophageal cancer and provide practitioners with the knowledge regarding common late effects of treatment in this patient population.
Category
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Example Radiation Oncology Policy for Managing Patients With Implanted Electronic Devices Other Than Implantable Cardiac Pacemakers or Defibrillators
This journal activity provides practitioners with the knowledge needed to manage patients with implanted electronic devices other than implantable cardiac pacemakers or defibrillators.
Category
  • Other
  • Physics
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Advancing Our Multi-Disciplinary Understanding of the Cardiovascular Considerations with Radiation Therapy
While radiation therapy (RT) is a highly effective treatment for many solid tumors, thoracic RT carries a risk of cardiovascular (CV) morbidity and mortality that limits critical gains in cancer control and survival.
Category
  • Other
  • Patient Safety
Format
  • CME only
Credits
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance

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