Corticosteroids and the Implications of Long Term Immunosuppression
Speakers: Rowena (Moe) Schwartz, PharmD, BCOP and Krista Rubin, MSN, RN, FNP-BC
Corticosteroids are being used in patients receiving cancer treatment for a growing number of indications including immunosuppressive cancer treatments as well as for managing immune-related adverse events. Managing chronic steroid use and associated immunosuppression becomes complicated as it poses a risk for other comorbidities and increases the risk of infection. In this webinar, learn from two experts in the field, strategies to assess for risks of corticosteroid use and management strategies.
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