Learning Objectives

  1. Learners should be able to assess a mass, and determine whether it is at high or low risk of representing a sarcoma.
  2. Learners should be aware of the major red flags that generate suspicion of a sarcoma.
  3. Learners should be able to order the most appropriate early investigations for a suspected sarcoma.
  4. Learners will be aware that the diagnosis and assessment of a sarcoma require subspecialist expertise best available through a multidisciplinary centre.
  5. Learners will be aware that multidisciplinary centres provide improved control and outcomes, and will be able to refer to those centres appropriately and promptly.
  6. Learners will appreciate that sarcomas are a complex group of tumours that each have a different natural history, treatment protocol and outcomes.
  7. Learners should have a broad knowledge of treatment options and modalities.
  8. Learners should be able to demonstrate their knowledge by completing the online assessment.