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Downloadable Slides From Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting – Can We Make It a Thing of the Past?

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Activity Overview

Improve your understanding of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) by getting insights from experts on pathophysiology, risk assessment, and treatment options.

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This activity is provided by prIME Oncology.

Supporter

This educational activity is supported by grants from Helsinn Oncology and TESARO, Inc.

Featured Expert

  • Rebecca Clark-Snow, RN, BSN, OCN, The University of Kansas Cancer Center, Westwood, Kansas, United States

Featured Topic

Why patients experience nausea and vomiting and what to do about it

Learning Objective

  • Describe the physiologic principles underlying CINV and radiotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

Featured Expert

  • Charles Loprinzi, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States

Featured Topic

Opportunities to avoid CINV in 2017

Learning Objectives

  • Identify current guideline-based treatments and the unmet medical need for further improvements in CINV management
  • Evaluate the most current clinical data on prevention and treatment of CINV, with an emphasis on long-acting neurokinin 1 (NK-1) receptor antagonists

Featured Expert

  • Rita Wickham, PhD, RN, AOCN, Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Featured Topic

The integration of clinical guidelines and personalized medicine to optimize patient care

Learning Objective

Assess the potential use of a CINV risk factor tool kit to refine treatment and optimize individual patient management

Featured Expert

  • Nicole Edwards, MSN, APN, FNP-BC, West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Featured Topic

Patient-focused care to help your patients through chemotherapy and radiotherapy

Learning Objective

Identify current guideline-based treatments and the unmet medical need for further improvements in CINV management

Featured Expert

  • Rebecca Clark-Snow, RN, BSN, OCN, The University of Kansas Cancer Center, Westwood, Kansas, United States

Featured Topic

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