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AIDET

Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explain, Thank

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Our manager

Karen Mannisto

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The department manager

Chris

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Director

John Koeng

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Department medical director

Dr. Schultz

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Physics director

Dr. Lee

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Grading

How it looks under the microscope

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Pathological staging

after surgery, more accident disease extent, look ta lymph nodes or biopsy

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Clinical staging

How you present, helps to start determining the extent of the disease

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Modalities for treatment?

surgery, chemo, radiation

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Geometric miss

If the patient moves, planned wrong

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Tx immobilization

reproducibility and comfort

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Patient monitering

Also can see and hear, must stop if we can't see pt

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KPS

Karnofsky performance scale

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Normal oral temp?

96.8-98.6

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Normal BP?

120/80

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Normal respirations

10-20

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Normal pulse

50-90 bpm

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General side effects?

Fatigue, anorexia and skin irritation

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Normal Hematocrit blood level?

44-54

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Normal Hemoglobin?

12-16

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Normal Erythrocytes

4.0 x 10^6 - 5.6 x 10^6

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Normal leukocytes

3500 - 9050

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Platelets

165,000 - 415,000
Stop treatment if <20,000

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Carina

bifurcation of the trachea at about T5-T6

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Skin Necrosis

6000 cGy and up

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TD 5/5 Parotid gland

32 Gy, xerotmomia

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Radiation therapy process

Diagnosis, consultation, planning, treatment, follow-up

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3-pointing

Lining of the patient to 2 lateral marks and one sagittal mark

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Universal precautions applies to

All body and bodily fluids in all patients