Management of Multiple Myeloma for Oncology Nurses Part 1: Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma

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Description

Nurses must consider many factors when treating newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Not only are supportive care considerations important, but keeping up with new treatment options is critical for patient and caregiver education. Learn about the fundamentals of multiple myeloma and its indications and treatments. This case focuses on understanding lab results and identifying expected treatments.

After you've completed Part 1, check out Management of Multiple Myeloma for Oncology Nurses Part 2: Assessment and Treatment in the Relapsed and Refractory Setting.

You will enjoy access for 180 days from date of purchase, after which you will no longer be able to access the course.

Development of this resource was supported by Janssen Oncology.
 

Course Topics

  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Disease Pathophysiology
  • Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Supportive Care
  • Psychosocial Support

Expected Outcomes

Learners will:   

  • Understand lab results related to multiple myeloma diagnosis
  • Choose which tests are necessary for definitive multiple myeloma diagnosis
  • Recognize appropriate infusions to treat multiple myeloma

Target Audience

  • Oncology nurses
  • Hematologic oncology nurses

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