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Tag: Radiation

Linear Accelerators: How do they work?

This module is intended to teach the learner how a linear accelerator (LINAC) functions by breaking down the various components, how they work, and how they’re connected. The learner will also have an opportunity to virtually “build your own LINAC” to see how everything is connected.  

April 11, 2022

Radiation Detection & Measurement

This module presents four types of radiation detectors used in radiation oncology. It is intended to help radiation therapists, medical physicists and radiation oncologists understand how these detectors “see” radiation, the pros and cons of each type, and how they are used in a clinical setting.

April 8, 2021

Breast CT Simulation

This module is an overview of how to perform a CT simulation of the breast for radiation therapy planning.

November 22, 2019

Pelvis and Extremity CT Simulation

This module is an overview of how to perform a CT simulation of the pelvis and lower extremity for radiation therapy planning. nNxTgW SfJH

November 22, 2019

Brain, Neck, and Chest CT Simulation

This module is an overview of how to perform a CT simulation for brain, neck, and chest for radiation therapy planning.

November 22, 2019

Abdomen and Spine CT Simulation

This module is an overview of how to perform an abdominal, T & L spine CT simulation for radiation therapy planning.

November 22, 2019