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Friday, April 24 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Neurotoxicity in Cancer Care: A Case-Based Approach

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Oncology nurses are in a unique position to identify the signs and symptoms of cancer treatment-related neurotoxicities. Refresh your knowledge of cognitive deficits, peripheral system disorders, and central system disorders. By examining cases, you’ll enhance your ability to assess and manage short- and long-term dysfunctions.

Objectives

  1. Distinguish between treatment-related neurotoxicity and neurologic cancer symptoms.
  2. Identify pathological mechanisms of treatment-related neurotoxicity.
  3. Discuss potential short and long-term neurologic sequalea of oncologic treatment.
  4. Delineate evidence-based interventions for symptom management and quality of life (QOL) in the care of patients with cancer with treatment-related neurotoxicity.

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Friday April 24, 2015 1:30pm - 3:00pm
West Hall D2 9800 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819

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