The Crisis of Lysis: Understanding the Treatment and Monitoring Necessary to Optimize Patient Outcomes in Tumor Lysis Syndrome

March 21, 2022

Tumor lysis syndrome is an oncologic emergency that occurs following the initiation of cytotoxic chemotherapy agents. Developments in chemotherapy medications have increased the frequency and severity of tumor lysis syndrome, meaning that cases could present on general medicine floors. It is important to understand prevention mechanisms, treatment options, and appropriate monitoring to optimize patient outcomes during this acute problem. 

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

Recommend appropriate treatment regimens for patients presenting with tumor lysis syndrome.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacist
  • 1.00 Attendance
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Activity Starts: 
03/21/2022 - 2:30pm EDT
Activity Ends: 
03/21/2022 - 3:30pm EDT
Durham, NC
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacist
  • 1.00 Attendance
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