San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Registered Nurses, Allied Healthcare Professionals and Third Year Student Nurses.
Aims and Objectives
For delegates to develop an understanding of radiotherapy in the treatment of specific cancers.
On completion the delegate should:
- Identify the main types and uses of radiotherapy in the treatment and care of patients with cancer.
- Recognise the role of the healthcare professional in preparing patients for radiotherapy.
- Describe the common side effects of radiotherapy and appropriate intervention
- Discuss the psychosocial impact of patients and their families