Imaging and advanced practice in radiotherapy - ESR Connect

Refresher Courses

RC 214 - Imaging and advanced practice in radiotherapy

  • 3 Lectures
  • 54 Minutes
  • 3 Speakers

Lectures

1
RC 214 - A. CT in radiotherapy

RC 214 - A. CT in radiotherapy

17:31R. Guisantes, Coimbra / Portugal

Learning Objectives
1. To explain the specific radiotherapy requirements of CT simulation.
2. To understand the key principles of optimisation when performing CT simulation.
3. To be aware of the impact of patient preparation and positioning during CT simulation in the treatment planning process.

2
RC 214 - B. MRI in radiotherapy

RC 214 - B. MRI in radiotherapy

17:59V. Mekis, Ljubljana / Slovenia

Learning Objectives
1. To understand the importance of MRI simulation in the treatment planning process.
2. To explain specific radiotherapy requirements of MRI simulation and to consider the role of the MRI linear accelerator.
3. To discuss future perspectives of MRI in radiotherapy.

3
RC 214 - C. Advanced practice in radiotherapy

RC 214 - C. Advanced practice in radiotherapy

18:47Sue Mercieca, Msida / Malta

Learning Objectives
1. To review the current advanced practice opportunities in radiotherapy.
2. To explore the potential opportunities for radiographers in radiotherapy practice.
3. To discuss the importance of education, training, and continuous professional development for radiographers specialising in radiotherapy.

Speakers

Presenter

Rafaela Guisantes

Coimbra, Portugal

Presenter

Vesna Mekis

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Presenter

Susan Mercieca Mercieca

Rabat, RBT, Malta