Nursing the Cancer Patient

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This course is designed for both student and qualified nurses. The course will offer delegates an improved understanding of:
What cancer is and the types commonly seen in cats and dogs 
Diagnostic tests and how to obtain quality samples 
Staging of tumours and the various imaging techniques 
Treatment modalities 
Paraneoplastic syndromes 
Nursing considerations to include H and S, pain relief, palliative care, owner support, compassion fatigue and the administration of chemotherapeutic agents 
This course will also explore the main objectives when treating cancer in domestic pets including ethical considerations. 


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26 Oct 2018 CAW Huntingdon PE29 2BQ Book now

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