Baptist Health International: Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy in the Management of Women with Early Stage Breast Cancer
Intra-operative Radiation Therapy (IORT) in early breast cancer, proved itself as a secure technique, repeatable, with limited complications. Physicians will learn how to identify patient selection criteria indicators, as well as assess and implement the IORT technique. It is necessary to have a long term follow up to evaluate the efficacy in terms of long term cosmetic and local control.
General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Hospitalists, Nurses and all other interested healthcare professionals.
- Identify patient selection criteria indicators for intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT).
- Assess the benefit of implementing an IORT technique.
Cristina Lopez-Penalver, M.D.
Baptist and Doctors Hospitals
Dr. Lopez Penalver has indicated that she has no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that her discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
- 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
- 1.00 Florida Board of Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors
- 1.00 General certificate of attendance