Palliative Care-BOA2018
The care of patients with metastatic cancers is a substantial component of care in radiation oncology settings.  Palliative care in radiation oncology has often been a neglected area of clinical research.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
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
Patient-reported outcomes of oligometastatic patients after conventional or stereotactic radiotherapy to bone metastases: an analysis of the PRESENT cohort
IJROBP Journal SA-CME activity for May 1, 2020 reviews the patient-reported outcomes of oligometastatic patients after conventional or stereotactic radiotherapy to bone metastases.
Category
  • Immunotherapy
  • SBRT
  • Soft Tissue/Bone
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • SA-CME
Optimizing whole brain radiation therapy dose and fractionation: Results from a prospective phase III trial
In patients receiving whole brain radiotherapy after surgical resection of brain metastasis, this article addresses the optimal radiotherapy dose for both tumor control and minimization of short and long-term toxicities.
Category
  • Central Nervous System
  • 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
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
2020 Best of ASTRO onDemand
The 2020 Best of ASTRO meeting provided a review of the most relevant, highly-rated abstracts from the 2020 Annual Meeting that highlight recent technological advances and illustrate the importance of the clinical and non-clinical skills needed to provide patients with the full benefit of radiati
Category
  • Breast Cancer
  • Radiobiology
  • Central Nervous System
  • Palliative Care
  • Lung Cancer
  • Physics
  • Leuk/Lymph/Hema
  • Patient Safety
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
Format
  • OnDemand Meeting
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Certificate of Attendance
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
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
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