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12/04/2013-A Dozen Uses for Medical Radiation You Never Realized

Dec
4
Wed
Dec 4, 2013
Wednesday
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

Improve appropriate referral patterns and consideration of appropriate patients for several radiation procedures that are not frequently offered the option.

Registration Details

Registration is not required.

Description

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

1)    Describe when to refer patients for evaluation by radiation oncologists with a lung tumor

2)    Describe non-oncologic conditions that may be treated with radiation such as gynecomastia, keloids, AVSm, vestibular schwannoma, meningioma, heterotopic ossification prophylaxis

3)    Describe uses for radiation in oncologic patients other than for cure or pain relief

Professional practice gap to be addressed: Improve appropriate referral patterns and consideration of appropriate patients for several radiation procedures that are not frequently offered the option.

Target audience: Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, health care administrators

Instructor(s)

  • Shane Hopkins, MD

Contact

DeArliss Karsjen at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, December 04 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium Shane Hopkins, MD

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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