Clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatments, patient assessment methods, treatment reactions, combined modality treatments, carcinogenesis, genetics, pathology of tumours.
|Paper title||Radiation Therapy and Oncology II|
|Teaching period||Second Semester (2 July 2018 - 2 November 2018)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$666.65|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,162.07|
- RADT 123
- Limited to
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
- Alannah Compton
- Washington, C.M. & Leaver, D.T. (2010). Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy. (3rd Edition). Mosby, St Louis, Missouri.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to
- Discuss the oncology of and the clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatment for the stated 'site list' (tumours that are commonly treated clinically)
- Discuss the implications of the Cartwright Inquiry