Posts Tagged "radiation therapist"

Radiography and the Role of Social Media

  Sep 5th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/radiography-and-the-role-of-social-media Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter … what is the role of social media in radiography professional practice? Are there pros and cons? Jason Hernandez, founder of Your X-Ray Tech, explains the ins and outs, good and bad of using social media in the radiation sciences. https://www.yourxraytech.com A study guide for […]

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For the Love of Pets: Radiation Therapy for Animals

  Aug 21st, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/for-the-love-of-pets-radiation-therapy-for-animals/ We all love our pets and go crazy over the pictures of exotic animals receiving radiation therapy. On this episode, we hear from Shivani Narayana from PetCure Oncology. She tells us everything we wanted to know about radiation therapy for our fur-babies! A study guide for this episode is […]

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The History of Healthcare

  Jun 5th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/the-history-of-healthcare/ How did we get here and how was the road to modern-day healthcare paved? From the early settlers to the innovations of the future, Dr. Steve Goetsch starts from the beginning with interesting and entertaining stories. He gives us brilliant insight on medicine during the Great Wars and tells […]

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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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3D Bolus, Additive Manufacturing, & Personalized Care

  May 15th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/3d-bolus-additive-manufacturing-personalized-care/ Still using wet gauze, folded towels, or any of the other ‘homemade’ bolus materials for your patients? On this episode of Rad-Cast, we talk to Peter Hickey from Adaptiiv about the innovative technologies that change the bolus game and improve patient treatments. Adaptiiv’s treatment method improves the patient experience. […]

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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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Dosimetry: Past, Present, & Future

  Feb 20th, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/dosimetry-past-present-future On this episode of Rad-Cast, we welcome Isaac Valdez. Isaac is a certified medical dosimetrist with a background in applied mathematics from the University of Houston-Downtown. He trained as a medical dosimetrist at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center – School of Health Professions from 2015 […]

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Painting with a Purpose: Immobilization and Masks for Pediatric Patients

  Aug 27th, 2018   -     0.5 CE Credit   -  

(0.5 CE Credit) TAKE THE QUIZ! https://rad-cast.com/painting-with-a-purpose-immobilization-and-masks-for-pediatric-patients Careful treatment planning and dose calculation, when combined with effective and comfortable patient positioning and immobilization, may improve the probability of tumor control. Advances in radiation therapy equipment have had a significant impact on the accuracy of dose calculation and delivery. However, actual patient repositioning and immobilization, which […]

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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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