Assessment Test


  • 1. In the treatment of malignant primary bone tumours (bone sarcomas), Radiation Therapy has an important role in the primary treatment of:

  • 2. Ewing Family Tumor is characterized by the following:

  • 3. An MRI scan can definitively diagnose a soft tissue sarcoma:

  • 4. A 14 year old boy has a swollen tibia and pain for 6 months. You suspect a bone tumour. What would be the best first radiological investigation?

  • 5. A patient presents to his family doctor with a 4 cm mass that has been stable. How would you first try to determine if it was superficial?

  • 6. A patient undergoes treatment including 5000cGy of external beam radiation and wide resection surgery for a large, deep high grade soft tissue sarcoma in the thigh. There is no evidence of metastases. How will you counsel the patient?

  • 7. Multidiscplinary teams include specialists from which of the following disciplines?

  • 8. A patient has a superficial lesion that is 4 cm in size. It feels like a lipoma. Is it safe for the family doctor to remove this in her office?

  • 9. A 35 year old man presents to his family doctor with a fast growing, 15 cm soft tissue mass in his right thigh. He has noticed it for three months. You examine him and think the lession is deep. What is the next best step?

  • 10. Referring to the causation of sarcomas

You score is 10/10