Dysphagia Palliation in Esophageal Cancer is organized by Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA).
Released: May 31, 2019
Expires: May 31, 2020
This program is designed for oncologists, gastroenterologists, physician-trainees, pharmacists, nurses, and other allied health professionals who are involved in the care of patients with esophageal cancer.
1.00 / AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Expert faculty from CTCA and Banner MD Anderson recently gave a thought-provoking lecture on the management of dysphagia in patients with esophageal cancer as well as the effectiveness of emerging therapies used as monotherapy and in combination. Such insights and understandings are critical to advance patient care and optimize their health outcomes.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Discuss the various modalities for management of dysphagia
• Select the appropriate modality for management of dysphagia in patients with esophageal cancer
• Explain the goals of palliative treatment in patients with esophageal cancer
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, GI Tumor and Endocrine Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Gastroenterology, Oncology