Advances in Nursing Care for Pediatric Patients with High-Risk Neuroblastoma consists of two presentations with discussion: Optimal Nursing Strategies to Manage Pediatric Patients with High-Risk Neuroblastoma and Recurrent/Refractory Disease of Pediatric Neuroblastoma: Enhancing the Role of the Nurse.
At the conclusion of Advances in Nursing Care for Pediatric Patients with High-Risk Neuroblastoma, you will be able to:
• Review the fundamentals of diagnosing, treating, and managing high-risk pediatric neuroblastoma
• Examine strategies to improve supportive care for children with high-risk neuroblastoma
• Examine the aspects of parental decision-making regarding appropriate care for children with recurrent/refractory neuroblastoma
• Plan strategies to improve the dialogue and working relationship with parents/caregivers of pediatric patients regarding the goals of care through the treatment continuum and beyond
Nursing Educational Objective:
After completing Advances in Nursing Care for Pediatric Patients with High-Risk Neuroblastoma, you should be able to:
• Provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families
This program is intended for pediatric oncology nurses, pediatric nurses, oncology nurses, nurse practitioners, nurse managers, infusion nurses, research nurses, physician assistants, and other health care providers who care for or have an interest in pediatric patients with high-risk neuroblastoma.
- Cost: Free
- Credit hours: 2
- CME credits awarded by: Postgraduate Institute for Medicine
- Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
- Material last updated: September 29, 2017
- Expiration of CME credit: September 29, 2018
Hunter syndrome is an X-linked recessive genetic disease characterized by a deficiency of lysosomal enzymes responsible for the hydrolysis of glycosaminoglycans (GAGs), with males more likely to develop disease and females more likely to be carriers.
After reviewing Treatment strategies in Hunter Syndrome, you will be able to:
• Describe the importance of earlier treatment and diagnosis of Hunter syndrome in patients
• Determine the likelihood of Hunter syndrome using with established diagnosis methods, given a patient case
• Describe options available to treat Hunter syndrome and design a medical plan to treat a patient with Hunter syndrome
• Describe present barriers to care in the treatment of patients with Hunter syndrome
- Cost: Free
- Credit hours: 1
- CME credits awarded by: ScientiaCME
- Format: On-Demand Online
- Material last updated: June 29, 2017
- Expiration of CME credit: June 29, 2019
- Free Pediatrics CME
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