Advancements in Cancer Management highlights 5 presentations from a 2019 spring live lecture series. Videos are packaged into short chapters, featuring topics such as screening high-risk patients, cancer pain management, immunotherapy treatment and adverse event management, monitoring for the long-term effects of treatment and/or disease, combining integrative therapies with cancer treatment, and drug-drug interactions.
Updates in Immuno-Oncology in 2019: Is the Checkpoint a Checkmate? Ankur Parikh, DO
Challenges of Managing Cancer Pain Vivek Iyer, MD
Integrative Oncology: What Is It and Can It Help Your Patients? Lorenzo Cohen, PhD
How to Deal with a Radiology “Hedge” Timothy McCay, DO
Diagnostic Approaches to Pleural Effusions Larry Ladi,MD, FCCP
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Explain the use of multimodal analgesia to manage pain and reduce the use of opioids.
Describe how integrative therapies and lifestyle change programs are employed as adjunct therapies in the care of patients with cancer.
Evaluate immuno-oncology approaches in cancer treatment, including patient selection.
Describe the appropriate follow-up protocols for identification of pulmonary nodules.
Recognize the pathophysiology and clinical presentations of various subtypes of pleural effusions.
Describe the various treatment options for each of the various pleural effusions.
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