Challenges in Radiotherapy and Systemic Therapy in Cardiac Tumours

Welcome Video

Goals

  • To learn about the principles and challenges of radiation therapy for the treatment of cardiac
    tumours
  • To learn about immune modulation in cancer treatments
  • To learn about arrhythmias and their treatments, including the role of ionizing radiation in that
    sphere

Objectives

  • Describe the principles behind radiation and its’ limitation in treatment of malignancy
  • Know when to treat and not treat a cardiac tumour with radiation
  • Describe the principles and role of immunotherapy in cancer treatments
  • List the indications for and the results of standard and novel therapies for tachyarrhythmia in
    cancer and non-cancer patients
  • Describe an approach to a patient with non-operable malignant cardiac tumour

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