Caring for the Patient with Lung Cancer 2020
This presentation will provide the basics for lung cancer patient care with updated guidelines and needs prior to starting the treatment process. We will start with symptoms leading to diagnosis and the steps that one will go through to obtain accurate information to start treatment. It is an ever-evolving process with lung cancer to help increase survival and quality of life.
These courses are designed for students enrolled in health sciences programs and the community colleges across the state of North Carolina.
Identify the process for diagnosis of lung cancer
Demonstrate knowledge in complete staging and treatment needs prior to starting a patient treatment program
Identify and explain the needs of patients who are newly diagnosed and the needs to assist them in the processing of and treatment of lung cancer
Marjory Charlot, MD, MPH, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Tammy Allred, RN, OCN
Thoracic Oncology Nurse Navigator
- 1.00 Participation