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Advances in Nursing Care for Pediatric Patients with High-Risk Neuroblastoma Free Pediatric Neuroblastoma CME
Live online August 4, 2017 and September 29, 2017 and available on demand until September 29, 2018.
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Oncology CME Credit hours..2.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.
Instruction Type...Streaming Video Lecture and discussion.
Target Audiences...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.
Educational material updated...September 29, 2017.
Expiration of CME credit...September 29, 2018.
Financial Support...United Therapeutics Corporation.
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

Carcinoid Syndrome: Updates in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment Free Diabetes CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Gastroenterology CME Credit Hours...1.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....ScientiaCME.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Gastroenterologists and primary care physicians; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who practice in gastroenterology; and any other healthcare professionals with an interest in or who clinically encounter patients with chronic idiopathic constipation.
Educational material updated...October 02, 2017.
Expiration of CME credit...October 02, 2019.
Financial Support...Synergy Pharmaceuticals.
Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC) discusses conventional therapies: bulking agents, softeners, stimulants, osmotics; recent additions and investigational agents: prucalopride, plecanatide, linaclotide, lubiprostone; non-pharmacologic therapies and their place relative to pharmacotherapy: dietary, mechanical, behavioral, and surgical interventions; biofeedback; and clinical pearls and difficult-to-treat cases.
After reviewing Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC), you will be able to:
• Describe the pathophysiology of chronic idiopathic constipation
• Describe the benefits and risks of pharmacotherapy for chronic idiopathic constipation and take them into account when formulating a treatment plan for different patients
• Formulate an evidence-based treatment plan for a variety of patients with chronic idiopathic constipation.
• Recommend therapy changes in patients with chronic idiopathic constipation who do not respond to a previously prescribed treatment
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