Get up-to-date in the management of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) with these presentation slides from our symposium held in conjunction with the 2017 Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) and International Society of Oral Oncology (ISOO) Annual Meeting.
Jun 28, 2017
Jun 28, 2018
- Matti Aapro, MD, Multidisciplinary Oncology Institute, Genolier, Switzerland
CINV: Still troubling patients after all these years
Mark Clemons, MD,
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Guidelines versus individualized care for management of CINV
- Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Getting it right the first time: Recent progress in optimizing antiemetic usage
- David Warr, MD, FRCPC, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Bringing it all together: Application of current knowledge into routine clinical practices
This educational activity is specifically designed to meet the needs of oncologists, registered nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with CINV.
After successful completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the treatment and patient risk factors for CINV
- Determine the role of a CINV risk factor toolkit to optimize individual patient management
- Describe recent clinical trial data evaluating neurokinin-1 (NK-1) receptor antagonists
- Incorporate recent changes to the clinical guidelines for CINV management into routine practice
This educational activity is supported by grants from Merck and Co, Inc. and TESARO, Inc.
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Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
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This activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the US Food and Drug Administration or European Medicines Agency. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product discussed for discussions of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.