The role of medical imaging in radiotherapy - ESR Connect

REFRESHER COURSE

RC 214 - The role of medical imaging in radiotherapy

  • 3 Lectures
  • 64 Minutes
  • 3 Speakers

Lectures

1
RC 214_1 - A. CT and MRI in treatment and planning

RC 214_1 - A. CT and MRI in treatment and planning

26:07Jose Guilherme Couto, Msida / MT

Learning Objectives
1. To highlight the imaging specifications for planning.
2. To understand the role of CT in current radiotherapy practice.
3. To be familiar with the role of MRI in current radiotherapy practice.

2
 RC 214_2 - B. Role of imaging in positioning verification

RC 214_2 - B. Role of imaging in positioning verification

18:24Alexander Raith, Vienna / AT

Learning Objectives
1. To discuss the use of different imaging modalities for position verification.
2. To be familiar with modification techniques to address deviations in treatment planning.
3. To identify practical tips for MRI Linac use.

3
RC 214_3 - C. The radiographers' role in radiation planning and dosimetry

RC 214_3 - C. The radiographers' role in radiation planning and dosimetry

19:54Nuno Rodrigues, Melres / PT

Learning Objectives
1. To identify advantages and disadvantages of different methods for radiation planning and dosimetry.
2. To be familiar with strategies to decrease organ risk.
3. To understand the importance of adaptive radiotherapy.