Current Management Strategies for Patients With Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer in the Veterans Healthcare Administration (Beckley, WV)

May 8, 2015

The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ competence in providing optimal medical care for veterans with non-small-cell lung cancer.

Target Audience

This program is intended for medical oncologists, pulmonologists, pathologists, radiologists, thoracic surgeons, and oncology nurses actively involved in the management of veterans with non-small-cell lung cancer.

Learning Objectives

  • Utilize current recommended screening practices to provide optimal care for patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
  • Select optimal treatment regimens for patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer based on tumor mutation and histology assessments and considering individual patient clinical characteristics
  • Identify and manage treatment-related adverse effects associated with the care of patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer
  • Discuss ongoing clinical trials with appropriate patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer
  • Nurses will be better able to provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 ANCC
Course opens: 
05/08/2015
Course expires: 
05/08/2015
Event starts: 
05/08/2015 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
05/08/2015 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Beckley Veterans Administration Medical Center
Beckley, WV
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 ANCC

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/08/2015
Course expires: 
05/08/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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