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This Oncology CME course will help you earn CME credits, MOC points, and prepare for medical Oncology board exams.
Topics covered in this course include:
• Advances in Cancer Drug Development
• Symptom Management in Patients with Cancer
• Infections in Cancer Patients
• Breast Cancer: Risk Factors, Genetics, Screening and Prevention
• Head and Neck Cancer
• Prostate Cancer
After completing this course physicians will be able to:
• Apply recommended oncology guidelines in clinical practice
• Perform differential diagnosis of complex oncologic disorders
• Identify and apply current therapeutic options for oncologic disorders
• Evaluate and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to oncology
• Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification oncology examinations
Target Audience: Oncologists
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Own a collection of hand-selected lectures in the Oncology field. Clinical Compendium allows you unlimited access to 150 accredited lectures, presented by experts from the country’s leading medical institutions. Every lecture is accompanied by educational objectives, a written summary, and CME test questions.
To make your access easy and efficient, we’ve grouped all these lectures into relevant clinical topics. Each topic is conveniently delivered in its own playlist to help you identify the content you are most interested in listening to at any time.
CME credit is available for each lecture, with the potential to earn up to 119.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.See full details chevron_right
Practical Reviews in Cancer Management keeps you informed of the most important research and clinical findings published in Cancer Management each month.
Each issue contains: downloadable audio of 12-15 articles summarized and reviewed in each issue; downloadable PDF of written reviews with Take-Home Pearls that reinforce the audio material and give you a valuable reference for instant recall by subject; and self-assessment online quizzes to highlight key points and reinforce what you’ve learned.
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The BoardVitals Hematology and Oncology CME Review offers clinicians 27 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, 27 ABIM MOC points, and over 500 Hematology and Oncology board review questions. The questions cover key topics including Breast Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, and Transfusion Medicine. This question bank will assist clinicians with Hematology and Oncology certification and recertification.
The BoardVitals Hematology and Oncology CME Review also features:
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
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Metastatic Melanoma: Novel Approaches discusses the epidemiology, causes, clinical features, pathogenesis and immunotherapy in the treatment of metastatic melanoma.
By the end of Metastatic Melanoma: Novel Approaches, you will be able to:
• Describe the role of the immune system in cancer and cancer therapy in metastatic melanoma.
• Distinguish between the different forms of therapy presently approved for metastatic melanoma and apply them to practice, taking into account the following: treatment modalities and the recent clinical trial evidence supporting them.
• Describe emerging (investigational) therapies for metastatic melanoma
• Describe the challenges and barriers to care associated with treating patients with metastatic melanoma
Oncologists, dermatologists, and primary care physicians; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who practice in oncology; and any other healthcare professionals with an interest in or who clinically encounter patients with malignant melanoma.
The use of androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer has greatly increased in the last 15 years. Adjuvant aromatase inhibitor (AI) therapy is a common treatment in postmenopausal women with hormone receptor positive breast cancer. Bone fractures are of particular concern in these patents, given their association with increased mortality in prostate cancer and breast cancer patients.
By the end of Oncology Patients at High Risk of Bone Fracture, you will be able to:
• Apply screening criteria to a patient receiving AI therapy or androgen deprivation therapy
• Describe the criteria for initiation of pharmacotherapy in a patient receiving AI therapy or androgen deprivation therapy and apply them to a patient case
Identify present pharmacotherapeutic treatments for management of a patient receiving • AI therapy or androgen deprivation therapy, and describe their mechanisms of action and place in therapy
• Describe the challenges associated with treating patients receiving AI or androgen deprivation therapies, focus specifically on the risks (e.g., adverse drug reactions, drug interactions, et cetera) of the agents and apply the information in optimizing patient care in a patient case
Oncologists, primary care physicians, and endocrinologists; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who practice in oncology, endocrinology and internal medicine; and any other healthcare professionals who commonly care for patients with breast cancer or prostate cancer.
Ovarian Cancer: Enhancing Treatment with Targets and Companion Diagnostics consists of a single presentation with discussion featuring Drs. Bradley J. Monk, MD and Robert L. Coleman, MD.
At the conclusion of Ovarian Cancer: Enhancing Treatment with Targets and Companion Diagnostics, you will be able to:
• Appraise the pathophysiology of ovarian cancer and their associated mutations, including germline and somatic BRCA mutations and other DNA repair deficiencies such as loss of heterozygosity
• Evaluate the safety and efficacy data of PARP inhibitors
• Use the latest diagnostic tools and genetic testing to identify patients who would benefit from PARP inhibitor therapy
This program is intended for Medical and gynecologic oncologists, oncology nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and other health care professionals, including gynecologists, primary care physicians, physicians-in-training, and physician assistants involved in and/or interested in the management of patients with ovarian cancer.
Advances in Treating Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (CRC) discusses the diagnosis and treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).
By the end of Advances in Treating Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (CRC), you will be better able to:
• Describe present the current practice guideline recommendations with respect to colorectal cancer screening, including colonoscopy preparation, and apply them to patient cases
• Identify the treatment modalities currently available for management of mCRC and apply them to patient cases using evidence-based medicine
• Evaluate a treatment plan for a specific patient with mCRC to optimize safety, efficacy, and tolerability, suggesting modifications for improvement
• Describe the challenges and barriers to care associated with treating patients with mCRC
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Medical oncologists, primary care physicians, pathologists, gastroenterologists, and managed care medical care directors; physicians assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists specializing in oncology; and other clinicians who are involved in providing diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients with CRC.
The goal of Advancing Treatment Strategies in Multiple Myeloma (MM) Drug Therapy is to help you to discern the role of each of the first-line and more novel therapies, including monoclonal antibodies and proteasome, deacetylase, and 3 serine/threonine protein kinase inhibitor therapies in the treatment of multiple myeloma.
By the end of Advancing Treatment Strategies in Multiple Myeloma (MM) Drug Therapy, you will be able to:
• Recall updates in the staging, prognosis, and diagnosis of MM.
• Distinguish between the most appropriate treatment approaches to MM and apply them to practice, taking into account the following: treatment modalities and the recent clinical trial evidence supporting them.
• Distinguish between the most appropriate treatment approaches to MM and apply them to practice, taking into account the following: evidence-based treatment guidelines, algorithms, and expert opinion.
• Summarize the risk-benefit profiles of current and emerging therapies for the treatment of MM.
Hematologists and oncologists; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who practice in oncology; and any other healthcare professionals with an interest in or who clinically encounter patients with MM.
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