Treatment

Oral Treatments for Chronic Leukemia: From Understanding to Support


Description
Jennifer Voisey, clinical pharmacist in the Adult Hematology/Oncology department of Eastern Health will present on the oral treatments available in chronic leukemia (myeloid and lymphoid).

Learning objectives:
• Know how to popularize the etiology and CLL and CML;
• Provide an overview of the effectiveness of treatments for CLL and CML;
• Know how to recognize the phases of CML in order to validate the starting doses;
• Know how to assess the risk of Tumor Lysis Syndrome in CLL and recommend the appropriate
prophylaxis;
• Take charge of oral treatments for CLL and CML (monitoring, management of side effects);
• Understand the importance of adherence to CML treatment;
• Know how to assess the severity of hematological toxicities;

Length of training : 90 minutes Mentorship Program A...: No

Content
  • Important information
  • Recording - part 1
  • Recording - part 2
  • Training evaluation form
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever