Advances and Updates in Gastrointestinal Cancers Online Course: An Adjunct to the ONS Site-Specific Series Course

Now with updated information on tumor genetics.

The goal of this course is to introduce oncology nurses to new and advanced concepts, along with updated care issues, related to the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal cancers. Ideally, those taking this course will have already completed the ONS Site-Specific Cancer Series: Gastrointestinal Cancers course.

Categories: Cancer Biology/Genetics, Patient Population/Adult, Prevention and Detection/Screening, Prevention and Detection/Cancer Prevention, Prevention and Detection/Genetics, Symptom Management/Long-term effects, Treatment/Chemotherapy/Biotherapy, Treatment/Clinical Trials, Treatment/Targeted Therapies, Type of Cancer/Colorectal Cancer, Type of Cancer/Gastrointestinal, Type of Cancer/Pancreatic

Contact Hours4.40
Member Price$49
Non-Member Price$69
Technical RequirementsTechnical Requirements

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ONS is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

ONCC Certification Test Blueprint Topics and ILNA Content Areas

Course Objectives

State three (3) advancements in the treatment of CRC, gastric, and pancreatic cancers.
Discuss three (3) pipeline drugs for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers.
Describe the impact of complementary and alternative medicine use and nutritional considerations in the care of patients with gastrointestinal cancers.