The Community Pharmacist’s Role in Helping your Patients Undergoing Cancer Care

Summary

Upon successful completion of this continuing education program, the pharmacist will be better able to:

  • Discuss the key components of infection prevention and neutropenia in patients undergoing chemotherapy
  • Review the increasing role of biosimilars in the management of cancer
  • Manage gastrointestinal issues associated with oncology treatment (e.g. nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and constipation)
  • Examine the management of menopausal symptoms and bone health in women undergoing breast cancer treatment and prevention