Radiation Therapy For Breast Cancer
Topic: The role of Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH)Technique in the management of respiratory motion Objectives: In completing this assignment you will demonstrate your ability to search and critically appraise the literature relating to management of respiratory motion in the radiation therapy treatment of breast cancer. You will demonstrate an understanding of relevant issues relating to these techniques, as well as their impact on patient outcomes.
Indicative Content , Introduction , Methods (Search Strategy) Review o Current practice (including advantages and challenges from a range of perspectives e.g. patient outcomes, department resources) , Discussion o Impact on the patients’ outcome o Potential future research and development.