Today, more than half of newly approved cancer drugs are administered orally. While oral oncolytics make therapy more manageable and convenient for patients than other treatment options, they have some issues of their own.
It can be difficult to ensure proper adherence to this type of treatment among patients with cancer. In “Oral Therapy: Underadherance, Overadherance and Everything in Between,” Pamela K. Ginex, EdD, RN, OCN®, and Susan M. Schneider, PhD, RN, AOCN®, FAAN, will review issues that impact adherence and delve into innovative strategies to resolve problems. They’ll discuss patient cases where adherence barriers exist and suggest ways that you can support individuals in those scenarios to take their medication as prescribed.
Nurses of all levels will value the information presented inflatable floating water park in this ever-growing arena of cancer treatment. You’ll come away with new ideas and tools to ensure safe, effective medication regimens for your patients. Attend this session live in Orlando or join remotely through Congress Live Streaming.