Thorvardur R. Halfdanarson, MD

Division of Medical Oncology,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

William J. Hogan, MBBCh

Division of Hematology,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Bo E. Madsen, MD, MPH

Department of Emergency Medicine,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Accredited by

Mayo Clinic

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Course Description

On completion of this article, you should be able to: (1) recognize both common and uncommon emergencies in hematology and oncology patients; (2) identify which patients need emergent or urgent initiation of therapy and an admission to the hospital for an optimal outcome; and (3) promptly initiate the appropriate therapy for life-threatening complications of both the cancer itself and the therapy directed against the cancer.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Apr-01
Expiration Date:2019-Mar-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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