Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting: The Pharmacist’s Role in Integrating Clinical Guidelines into Patient Care– Evaluate new and revised strategies for Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting (CINV) management based on emerging data and updates to national and international guidelines.
Review the data supporting the use of individual antiemetic agents and combinations for patients on moderately- and highly-emetogenic regimens, including emerging agents.
Develop a plan for adequate antiemetic prophylaxis and breakthrough treatment based on antiemetic drug classifications.
Using patient cases, design optimal guideline-based approaches for the prevention and management of CINV for patients at risk for developing acute and delayed-onset CINV taking into consideration patient- and regimen-specific characteristics.
1.0 Free CEUs for Pharmacists