Science - Course - Advances in Radiotherapy 

  • Course Code: MDPH609
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3 Cr.:3 Lec.)
  • Course Type: Elective Courses (EC)

Course Description

Physiology in cancer therapy, Socio economic statues of cancer patients and their adaptability to cancer therapy and financial management, Treatments strategies and symptoms of different types of tumors, Radiation syndromes, Radiotherapy emergencies, Therapeutic Nuclear medicine (I131, P32, Sr89, Y90), Dose calculation models (MIRD, Monte-Carlo, etc.), Practical application of three-dimensional radiation therapy, Image guided radiation therapy, Linear accelerators, CT Simulators, beam profiles, Monte Carlo superposition and other models, Treatment planning for: IGRT, IMRT, 3D CRT, Brachytherapy, EPID.