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June 23, 2016 - New e-learning module on the use of radiopharmaceuticals is now available!

A new e-learning module on the management of radiopharmaceuticals in older patients was just developed with ecancer. This module is based on the manuscript: ‘Radiopharmaceuticals in the elderly cancer patient: practical considerations, with a focus of prostate cancer therapy - A proposition paper from a SIOG task force’. (This manuscript was submitted for publication in the European Journal of Cancer) This manuscript was written by the SIOG task force on the use of radiopharmaceuticals.

By the end of the module, learners should be able to:

  • Enumerate most frequent cancers in the elderly population.
  • Understand general considerations regarding to age and frailty and their relation to radiopharmaceutical use.
  • Know the use of radiopharmaceuticals in elder patients for diagnosis.
  • Know and address concerns about using therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals risks for patients, family and care givers.
  • Know the place of radiopharmaceuticals among the therapeutic armamentarium in patients with prostate cancer.

Complete this module today and earn yourself 1 CME credit!

This e-learning module was funded by an unrestricted grant of  

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