There are numerous symptoms associated with cancer, palliative, and hospice care and their effects on skin care. Meticulous skin care by nursing staff is necessary during all phases of treatment and during end of life care.
Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:
- Define Hospice and Palliative Care
- Describe basic concepts of cancer as a disease
- List common skin related side effects of chemotherapy
- List common skin related side effects of radiation
This course is intended for nurses.
1.0 CE for Nurses