Head and Neck Patient Positioning and Immobilization
Accreditation: ASRT Category A - 1 credit
Length: 1 hour
Positioning and immobilization of the head and neck area can be especially challenging due to the flexibility of this anatomical region.
The head and neck seminar offers a comprehensive overview of positioning and immobilization techniques. The course contains several hands-on demonstrations of innovative techniques and devices for this anatomical area.
After this seminar participants will be able to:
Recognize the challenges of head and neck positioning and immobilization
Identify the basic localization points and places used for accurate positioning and immobilization
Recognize the functions, strengths and limitations of current techniques and devices
Recognize the direction of future head and neck positioning and devices and their impact on quality radiation therapy
Participate in hand-on demonstrations with several techniques and devices
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