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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the relationship of transforming growth factor-1(TGF-1) polymorphisms on the survival of patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx (SCCOP) after radiation or chemoradiation.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Distinguish characteristics of cancers caused by HPV.
  2. Analyze results of a trial that evaluated the effect on prognosis of 3 TGF- 1 polymorphisms for patients with SCCOP.
Price: $10.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: OT0618
Published: Jun 2018
Expired: 5/31/2020
Sources: Oncology Times
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Mr. Richard Simoneaux
Categories: Oncology
Specialties: Oncology