ESMO Preceptorship on Supportive and Palliative Care Lugano February 2019

Oncology Meeting Resources

01 Feb - 02 Feb 2019, Lugano, Switzerland

Learning objectives

  • ESMO Preceptorship on Supportive and Palliative Care square
    Understand mechanisms, risk, prevention and treatment of the key symptoms and syndromes pain, fatigue, anorexia, cachexia, dyspnea, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin toxicities, mucositis, neurotoxicity, venous thromboembolism, febrile neutropenia, anaemia, bone complications and their association with cancer-disease and anticancer-treatment
  • Understand integration of screening for and assessment of anticancer toxicities, symptoms and other palliative and supportive care needs, and integration of their management in routine oncology care
  • Understanding the role of rehabilitaton in the continuum of care
  • Describe required competences of multidisciplinary and inter-professional teams for multimodal management
  • Understand key steps to prepare patients and family members for end-of-life and care of the dying person
  • Understand how to communicate with patients about illness, prognosis, coping, hope and decisions. Reflect about your own role and how to address cultural differences
  • Know the ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) relevant for the topics discussed
  • Know the highlight of the ESMO position paper of supportive and palliative care

Presentations of the ESMO Preceptorship on Supportive and Palliative Care Lugano February 2019 are available to ESMO members according to the presenters' agreement to release them. The use of these presentations is for personal educational purposes only. ESMO thanks the authors for their generosity. Download the meeting programme  | Find out about future ESMO Preceptorship Courses





Format available

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...cer-Treatment-How-to-Prevent-and-Manage-Best

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: M. Aapro, CH
Resources: Presentation
Topic: Supportive Measures

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...otherapy-When-and-How-To-Use-an-Immune-board

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: B. Jordan, DE
Resources: Presentation
Topics: Immunotherapy, Complications/Toxicities of Treatment

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...ing-the-New-Role-of-NOACS-in-Cancer-Patients

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: M.Aapro, CH
Resources: Presentation
Topic: Supportive Measures

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...de-Complementary-and-Integrative-Specialists

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: J. Arends, DE
Resources: Presentation
Topic: Supportive Measures

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...icult-Decisions-in-a-Palliative-Care-Patient

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: O. Matorina, RU
Resources: Presentation
Topic: Palliative Care

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...ive-Treatment-Intent-to-the-End-of-Life-Care

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: U. Rugelj, SI
Resources: Presentation
Topics: Supportive and Palliative Care, End-of-life Care

https://oncologypro.esmo.org/Meeting-Resour...sion-The-Role-of-the-Multi-disciplinary-Team

Date: 02 Feb 2019
Presenter: M. Tilby, UK
Resources: Presentation
Topic: Supportive Measures