Benefits of Regional Anesthesia in Cancer Surgery SPOC
Dr. James from the UNC Anesthesiology Department in affiliation with UNC Lineberger cancer treatment group, will describe effects of regional and neuraxial perioperative blocks on cancer outcomes. Additional topical management considerations or recommendations for this patient population may also be presented.
These courses are intended for medical, radiation, and surgical oncologists, hematologists, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, radiologic technologists, researchers, pharmacists, trainees, and others who are interested in care of patients with cancer in North Carolina.
Discuss effects of perioperative stress on cellular function and cancer outcomes
Describe effects of general anesthesia on cancer outcomes
Discuss the effects of neuraxial analgesia on cancer recurrence and mortality as pertaining to various malignancies
Dominika James, MD
Presenter Disclosure Information
Dominika James, MD, has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.
The Greensboro Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Approved by the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy for ACPE.
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