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Medical Learning Institute

Immunotherapy: Harnessing the Immune System to Treat Cancer

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Overview / Abstract:

This educational activity is directed toward oncology nurses and nurse practitioners caring for patients receiving cancer immunotherapy.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

1. List the various types of immunotherapy currently used in the management of malignancies
2. Summarize the various mechanisms of action for the different immunotherapy agents
3. Describe various toxicities for specific types of immunotherapy
4. Explain specific nursing skills in the management of each toxicity for immunotherapy


Oct 02, 2018


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE



Credits / Hours

1.0 Contact Hour



Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Barbara Rogers, CRNP, MN, AOCN®, ANP-BC
Adult Hematology-Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, PA

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

This activity is provided by Medical Learning Institute, Inc.

No commercial support was provided for this educational activity.

Keywords / Search Terms

Medical Learning Institute Immunotherapy,Cancer,Immune System,Rogers,P17107,Nurses Free CE CME

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