Implementation of Hypofractionated Prostate Radiotherapy in the United States: A National Cancer Database Analysis
Practical Radiation Oncology Journal SA-CME selection for July-August 2017 (Volume 7, Issue 4) explores the patterns of utilization of hypofractionation for prostate cancer in the United States.
Category
  • Genitourinary Cancer
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Estimating Survival in Melanoma Patients with Brain Metastases: An Update of the Graded Prognostic Assessment for Melanoma Using Molecular Markers (Melanoma-molGPA)
IJROBP Journal SA-CME activity for November 15, 2017 (Volume 99, Issue 4) provides practitioners with the knowledge needed to discuss treatment options and expectations for survival outcomes among patients with brain metastases from melanoma.
Category
  • Sarcoma/Cutaneous
Format
  • Journal SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Advances in Endometrial Cancer
Controversy exists as to the need for surgical staging in all patients. The proper application of adjuvant radiotherapy and chemotherapy also is a source of considerable debate. This educational session will review these controversies with special attention to the impact on patient care.
Category
  • Gynecologic Cancer
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Esophagus and Gastric Cancer: Contemporary Treatment Approaches
This session will review current evidence based guidelines as well as the basis for guidelines pertaining to the treatment of esophageal and gastric cancer. Worldwide changes in epidemiology will be discussed. Current treatment strategies will be reviewed and compared.
Category
  • Gynecologic Cancer
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Optimizing Post-Prostatectomy Radiotherapy: A Multi-Disciplinary Perspective
The joint ASTRO/AUA guideline for post-prostatectomy radiotherapy was published in 2013 and provides guidance when offering patients either adjuvant or salvage radiotherapy.
Category
  • Genitourinary Cancer
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Diversity and Inclusion: Leadership Imperatives in Radiation Oncology
The session will be broken up into three main parts and speakers: 1) The State of Diversity, Inclusion and Representation in Radiation Oncology: History, Trends and where we are today: how we got to where we are; history, trends, influencers and drivers; 2) Leveraging Diversity and Inclusion: Lea
Category
  • Other
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Managing Brain Metastases in the 21st Century: Treatment Options and Case Discussions
As patients with metastatic disease are enjoying improved survival, brain metastases are an increasing problem. Technologic advances as well as emerging evidence suggests that the indications for radiosurgery are increasing, and can be performed without threatening quality of life.
Category
  • Central Nervous System
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Late Toxicity of Radiation for Breast Cancer: Overblown or Underappreciated?
This session will focus on late toxicity of radiation for breast cancer, with the theme of whether these risks are overblown or under-appreciated. Along with the introduction and a question and answer session, there are four videos, each approximately 15 minutes:
Category
  • Breast Cancer
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Advancements in Clinical Brachytherapy
Recent advances in brachytherapy techniques have included the use of volumetric imaging (CT, MRI) for target delineation, ultrasound-guided applicator placement, personalized implantation of interstitial catheters, inverse planning dose optimization algorithm and model-based dose calculation meth
Category
  • Physics
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance
Practical Management, Emerging Evidence and Technologic Advances in Small Cell Lung Cancer
This session will discuss current evidence and emerging treatment options in the management of SCLC. An overview of SCLC will be provided including definitions, staging, epidemiology, pathology and other general considerations.
Category
  • Lung Cancer
Format
  • Online SA-CME
Credits
  • SA-CME
  • Certificate of Attendance

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