New Paradigms in Palliative Radiation Therapy
Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.
Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses and healthcare administrators.
- Understand that palliative radiation therapy using stereotactic radiotherapy is safer and requires fewer trips to a radiation therapy facility.
- Understand the new treatment options for palliation, including more aggressive treatment of patients with limited metastatic disease.
- Be aware of the options and types of problems utilized in palliative radiation therapy.
Joseph Rhoades, MD
Radiation Oncology, McFarland Clinic
- Dr. Rhoades has nothing to disclose regarding financial relationships with any commercial entities, commercial companies providing support for this program, or any commercial manufacturers of products and/or services discussed in this presentation.
The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee.
Continuing Education Credit
- DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 Category 2-A CME credit(s).
- 1.00 AOA Category 2A