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Regional Anesthesia for Breast Surgery in Cancer Patients
10/19/2012
Speaker: Candy Arentz, MD

Department: AnesthesiologyRoom: ACB 240
Directly Sponsored: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Time: 6:00 am to 7:00 am
Campus: Lubbock


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Upon the completion of this activity the participant should be able to:
  • Recognize the pathophysiology of breast cancer and differentiate between types of breast cancer and their clinical presentation
  • Explain the current treatment and prognosis of breast cancer based on NCCN staging
  • Analyze the implications of how chemotherapy can impact anesthetic choice and what impact the anesthetic plan
  • might have on the recurrence of and possibly on the prognosis of breast cancer in their patients
Accreditation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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