Dental Oncology Conference Series – Treatment and Management of Radiation Patients

March 11, 2021

Osteoradionecrosis (ORN) is a well-known but uncommon side effect of radiation therapy (RT) for head and neck cancer, related to mandibular dose and risk of future dental extractions. Dr. Kase will discuss how to assess patients who would benefit most from contemporary treatment modalities in head and neck radiation.  He will also discuss how to appropriately treat patients post-radiation. 

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians, Dentists, Otolaryngologists, Gastroenterologists, Radiologists, Medical Oncologists, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons, Surgeons, Pathologists, Hospitalists and Nurses.

Learning Objectives

  • Implement contemporary treatment modalities in head and neck radiation.
  • Assess appropriate patients who would benefit from radiation to the head and neck.
  • Execute post-radiation treatment plans for patients.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dentistry
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
Course opens: 
02/07/2021
Course expires: 
05/28/2021
Event starts: 
03/11/2021 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
03/11/2021 - 7:00pm
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Webinar
United States

Michael T. Kase, DMD
Assistant Director, Advanced Education in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
Section of Oral Oncology                     
Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Kirklin Clinic at UAB
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Michael T. Kase, DMD, indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-693309 , by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Dentistry, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nurse Practitioners and Nurses. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dentistry
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
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