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Los estudiantes que toman este Course son
  • Medical Doctors
  • Researchers
  • Professors
  • Teachers
  • Engineers

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Nivel principiante

Aprox. 9 horas para completar

Sugerido: ca. 5-12 h/week ...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
2 horas para completar

Introduction to the course and radiotherapy

3 videos (Total 9 minutos), 8 lecturas, 5 cuestionarios
3 videos
What is radiotherapy?2m
The main components of a radiotherapy electron linac3m
8 lecturas
Introduction to lecture10m
Introduction to the lecture10m
Ionizing radiation3m
Dose response10m
Dose delivery of radiotherapy10m
Further reading10m
Introduction to the lecture1m
Access to external-beam radiotherapy worldwide and in Europe10m
5 ejercicios de práctica
A brief history of medical applications of accelerators5m
What is radiotherapy ?5m
Dose delivery of radiotherapy5m
Main components of a radiotherapy linac10m
Graded Quiz15m
Semana
2
2 horas para completar

Electron linacs for radiotherapy

4 videos (Total 21 minutos), 6 lecturas, 6 cuestionarios
4 videos
Travelling and standing wave linac structures4m
Treatment head design7m
Clinical workflow of radiotherapy with an electron linac4m
6 lecturas
Introduction to the lectures3m
Change beam energy15m
Examples of standing wave linac structures for radiotherapy15m
Introduction to the lectures3m
Dose deposition in the patient5m
Extra link10m
6 ejercicios de práctica
The Linac structure10m
Traveling and standing wave linac structures15m
Examples of standing wave linac structures for radiotherapy10m
Treatment head design10m
Clinical workflow of radiotherapy with an electron linac2m
Graded Quiz2m
Semana
3
2 horas para completar

Proton therapy I

4 videos (Total 20 minutos), 8 lecturas, 6 cuestionarios
4 videos
Examples of accelerators for proton therapy4m
The proton gantry and nozzle5m
Practical aspects of a proton therapy center2m
8 lecturas
Introduction to the lecture1m
Introduction to the lecture1m
Accelerators for proton therapy10m
Examples of accelerators for proton therapy with specifications10m
Introduction to the lectures1m
Slow extraction from a synchrotron10m
Adjustment of treatment energy10m
Links10m
6 ejercicios de práctica
Interaction of the protons with matter5m
Accelerators for proton therapy4m
Examples of accelerators for proton therapy2m
Slow extraction2m
Adjustment of treatment energy4m
Graded Quiz10m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

Proton therapy II and production of medical radionuclides

5 videos (Total 12 minutos), 14 lecturas, 5 cuestionarios
5 videos
Introduction to the challenges of proton and heavy ion therapy2m
Introduction to medical radionuclides1m
Production of medical radionuclides4m
Target design2m
14 lecturas
Introduction to lecture10m
Introduction to therapy with ions heavier than the proton10m
Heidelberg Ion-Beam Therapy Center10m
Introduction to the lecture1m
Challenges of proton and heavy ion therapy10m
Introduction to the lecture10m
Diagnostic imaging using medical radionuclides1m
Introduction to the lecture1m
Production of medical radionuclides II10m
Cyclotrons for production of medical radionuclides10m
Target design10m
Examples of cyclotrons for production of medical radionuclides
Link to animation of radionuclide production10m
Well done! You have now successfully finalized the course!10m
5 ejercicios de práctica
Treatment delivery system of heavy-ion therapy4m
Challenges of proton and heavy ion therapy4m
Introduction to medical radionuclides2m
Diagnostic imaging using medical radionuclides2m
Graded Quiz10m
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Principales revisiones sobre Medical Applications of Particle Accelerators (NPAP MOOC)

por PBSep 20th 2019

Very nice course. It give me a clean overview of such interesting and challenging topic. Paolo

por FBMay 29th 2019

Adorei, ótimo curso, os vídeos são bem fáceis e didáticos.

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Lars Hjorth Præstegaard

Ph.D. in Accelerator Physics
Department of Oncology at Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark

Acerca de Universidad de Lund

Lund University was founded in 1666 and has for a number of years been ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 47 700 students and 7 500 staff based in Lund, Sweden. Lund University unites tradition with a modern, dynamic, and highly international profile. With eight different faculties and numerous research centres and specialized institutes, Lund is the strongest research university in Sweden and one of Scandinavia's largest institutions for education and research. The university annually attracts a large number of international students and offers a wide range of courses and programmes taught in English. In addition, International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE) is part of the university and works to advance strategies for sustainable solutions through cutting edge interdisciplinary research, high-quality innovative education, and effective communication and strong partnerships. ...

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