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May 12, 2017 - New e-learning module on oral chemotherapy in older cancer patient now available!

A new e-learning module on the management of oral chemotherapy in older patients was just developed with ecancer. This module is based on the manuscript: ‘Oral single-agent chemotherapy in older patients with solid tumours: A position paper from the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG)’. (This manuscript was submitted for publication in the European Journal of Cancer)

This module is for medical practitioners who wish to gain knowledge on the SIOG recommended guidelines for the management of prostate cancer in older patients.

By the end of the module, learners should be able to:

  • Understand the challenges faced with managing older cancer patients.
  • Appreciate the advantages and disadvantages of using oral over intravenous chemotherapy.
  • Know the different available oral anticancer treatments for various cancer types and the risk for non-adherence.

Complete this module today and earn yourself 1 CME credit!

This e-learning module was funded by an unrestricted grant of  

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