Posts Tagged "patient care"

All Things Interventional Radiology

  May 22nd, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/all-things-interventional-radiology/ Dr. Amrit Hansra taught me so much in this latest episode. We talk about interventional radiology and all of the things that can be accomplished via this modality. From trauma patients to cancer patients, it seems that there is a role for interventional radiology. I am certain that you […]

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Understanding and Appreciating SGRT

  Apr 28th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit)   TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/understanding-and-appreciating-sgrt/ What is Surface Guided Radiation Therapy? How does it work and how does it impact patient treatments? On this episode of Rad-Cast, we talk to Dawn Wyatt from Vision RT and she tells us all the ins and outs of surface guided radiation therapy; she will explain to […]

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An Overview of Proton Therapy

  Apr 17th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/an-overview-of-proton-therapy/ We welcome Dr. Lane Rosen from the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center in Shreveport, Louisianna. Dr. Rosen provides an energetic and informative overview of proton therapy … including the history and development of proton therapy for cancer treatment, current procedures and evolving treatment options, and a look at research which is […]

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When a Young Adult Gets Cancer: From Her Perspective

  Mar 27th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit)   TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/when-a-young-adult-gets-cancer-from-her-perspective How does a young adult describe the experience of cancer? What does it mean to be diagnosed and what is treatment really like; how do you cope? Find out in this episode with Valerie Powell: cancer survivor, University of Alabama Cancer Center employee, and Instagram extraordinaire! Listen […]

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Banishing Burnout: For Employees, Departments, and our Profession (Free CE!)

  Jan 9th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) TAKE THE FREE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/banishing-burnout-for-employees-departments-and-our-profession On this Rad-Cast episode, we are talking to Dr Gina Passmore about a topic that I am very passionate about and one that deserves a much needed conversation. We are going to discuss workplace stress, burnout, and the implications for provider and patient safety. The learning objectives […]

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MRI Anxiety: Helping Patients Cope

  Nov 27th, 2018   -     Podcast   -  

On today’s “teaser” episode, we will look at some answers to the following questions … Get Ready! The whole MRI: Patient Anxiety show is coming up soon! What is MRI and how is it different than other modalities? What type of patient requires an MRI? What things are you looking for? What is the process […]

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Nursing Assessment: A Multi-faceted Approach to Patient Care

  Oct 29th, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/nursing-assessment-a-multi-faceted-approach-to-patient-care Cancer is not just one disease. There are many types of cancer. It’s not just one disease. Cancer can start in the lungs, the breast, the colon, or even in the blood. Cancers are alike in some ways, but they are different in the ways they grow and […]

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A Holistic Approach to Breast Cancer Treatment (Free CE!)

  Sep 30th, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE (FREE) QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/a-holistic-approach-to-breast-cancer-treatment Dr. Katie Demming discusses a holistic approach to breast cancer treatment. Dr. Demming is a physician leader, inventor and entrepreneur who is transforming the cancer experience through collaboration and development of novel solutions. She completed her medical school, internship and residency in radiation oncology at Duke University. […]

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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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