Radiation Therapy in Breast Cancer

Learning Objectives

  • Increase knowledge of the modalities for radiation therapy and their use in the treatment of cancer
  • Identify organ toxicities related to radiation therapy treatment and understand treatment options for toxicities
  • Increase knowledge and understanding of acute and late effects of radiation therapy treatment, including secondary cancers and radiation recall
  • Increase knowledge of the role of radiation therapy as adjuvant, neo-adjuvant or palliation treatment for cancer
  • Increase knowledge of the psychosocial concerns in patients treated with radiation therapy
  • Increase knowledge of survivorship care, including sexual dysfunction in patients treated with radiation therapy
  • Understanding of basic concepts of radiation protection and hazards of radiation exposure for healthcare workers
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 JA Credit - AH
    • 1.00 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Registration Opens: 
02/17/2022
Registration Expires: 
02/16/2024
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 JA Credit - AH
    • 1.00 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
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