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Neuraxial Anesthesia in Prevention of Cancer Recurrence

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
Neuraxial Anesthesia in Prevention of Cancer Recurrence – Dominika James, MD — Wednesday, September 23rd at Noon (Research to Practice Lecture)

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Dominika James, MD

Dominika James, MD

Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Neuraxial Anesthesia in Prevention
of Cancer Recurrence

 

Lecture Description

Dr. James from the UNC Anesthesiology Department in affiliation with UNC Lineberger cancer treatment group, will describe effects of regional and neuraxial perioperative blocks on cancer outcomes. Additional topical management considerations or recommendations for this patient population may also be presented.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss effects of perioperative stress on cellular function and cancer outcomes
  • Describe effects of general anesthesia on cancer outcomes
  • Discuss the effects of neuraxial analgesia on cancer recurrence and mortality as pertaining to various malignancies

 

 

Free Continuing Education credits:
CME (ACCME), CNE (ANCC), ACPE, and ASRT


To Receive FREE Continuing Education Credit
for this Live Lecture:

  • Attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
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Self-Paced, Online Courses
with FREE Continuing Education Credit:

  • This lecture will be available as a FREE Self-Paced, Online Course in November 2020.
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*Lecture topic subject to change.
Photo courtesy of Brian Strickland.

Details

Date:
September 23
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

UNC Cancer Network
Phone:
919-445-1000
Email:
unccn@unc.edu