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