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Cutaneous T Cell Lymphomas and Nursing Care

Cutaneous T Cell Lymphomas and Nursing Care

 

1.       Define Incidence of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas
a.       Mycosis Fungoides
b.      Sezary Syndrome
 
2.       State tests involved in diagnosis
a.       Laboratory
b.      Physical Characteristics
c.       Biopsy
3.       Discuss T staging and treatment
a.       Light therapy
b.      Nitrogen Mustard
                                                               i.      Mechanism of Action
                                                             ii.      Dosing
                                                            iii.      Safety
                                                           iv.      Prescription/Dispensing
c.       Other Topical treatments
4.       Develop plan and nursing intervention to assist patients
a.       Assessment
b.      Interventions
c.       Outcomes
d.      Patient Teaching

Date: 4/28/17, 7:30am to 8:30am
Time: 4/28/17, 7:30am to 8:30am
Location: Melanoma Conference Room (Near Elevator C)
Format: Training/Employee Development
CME: Contact Hours - 1.0
Speaker: Carolina Harper, RN
Contact: Cindy Murphy - 39297 - cmurphy@mdanderson.org