Posts Tagged "nuclear medicine"

A Better Way to Diagnose and Treat via Nuclear Medicine

  Sep 18th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Uncategorized   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/a-better-way-to-diagnose-and-treat-via-nuclear-medicine Join Rad-Cast as we welcome Dr. Richard Fleming! Dr.Fleming will detail his research and methods that show the ability to measure changes in growth rates through the transitional and cancer growth cycles. Dr. Fleming discusses FMTVDM, the first patented method which quantifies results. Through calibration, enhancement and quantification, it […]

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PET, CT, MRI: Oh My!

  Sep 23rd, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/pet-ct-mri-oh-my Multimodality imaging such as computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and positron emission tomography (PET) plays an important role in accurately identifying both normal tissues and those that have become diseased. CT images are generally used for diagnosis, evaluation, and radiation therapy treatment planning. However, MRI images […]

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Real Talk about Professionalism and Ethics

  Aug 12th, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/real-talk-about-professionalism-and-ethics A recent article described a person’s work ethic as a representation of his or her character. A strong work ethic suggests that the person places a high value on doing a good job, as well as respecting others and functioning with integrity. Professionalism is a component of the […]

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ARRT CQR: Do I Really Have to Re-Take My Exam?

  Jul 11th, 2018   -     1.0 CE Credit   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/arrt-cqr-do-i-really-have-to-re-take-my-exam On their website, the ARRT explains that in today’s healthcare environment, patients demand high quality care and accountability from their health care providers—so it’s important for medical professionals to routinely assess their knowledge and skills. By doing so, they become better prepared to meet changing standards. That’s why […]

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PET/CT: Radiation Therapy’s Hot Little Friend

  May 31st, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/pet-ct-radiation-therapys-hot-little-friend/ In the simplest of terms a positron emission tomography, or PET scan, is an imaging test that allows your doctor to check for diseases in your body. The scan uses a special dye that has radioactive tracers. These tracers can either be swallowed, inhaled, or injected into a vein […]

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IORT: The Little Linacs that Pack a Powerful Punch

  May 29th, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ!https://rad-cast.com/iort-the-little-linacs-that-pack-a-powerful-punch/ IORT (Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy) involves the administration of a single dose of radiation during surgery, to eliminate any cancer tissue the surgeon is unable to remove. Thanks to mobile linear accelerators, high-energy accelerated electron beams, which deliver a very uniform dose of radiation to the target tissue in extremely […]

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