The acute and chronic leukemias are aggressive malignancies that originate in a hematopoietic stem cell and are rapidly fatal without immediate treatment. Although acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) remains a devastating illness, a significant portion of patients can now be cured with intensive chemotherapy. The purpose of this course is to define leukemia, describe current treatment, and describe the characteristics, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment for the primary types of leukemia. This course will provide a basic overview of Leukemia focusing on strategies for diagnosis and patient management but will also highlight risk factors and prevention strategies.
Upon completion of this course (Leukemia), you will be able to learn:
- Understand common types of leukemia.
- Identify the risk factors for leukemia.
- Understand the different types of leukemia.
- Understand the causes of this disease.
- Identify ways in which this disease is diagnosed.
- Identify ways to prevent leukemia.
Contact Hours : 3 Hours
Course Fee: $10 / Participant
Author: Desiree Reinken, RN, BSN, MSN, NP-C
Target Audience: Nursing Healthcare Professionals
Instructional Methods: Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test). A minimum passing score of 70% is required for course completion. A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.
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