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Supportive care in oncology Learning Zone

Supportive care options for cancer

Read time: 80 mins
Last updated:26th Aug 2022
Published:26th Aug 2022

Systemic anti-cancer treatments have rapidly evolved from being predominantly chemotherapy and radiotherapy, to include immunotherapies and targeted therapies. With many of these novel treatments, new toxicities and side effects have arisen, necessitating alternative management strategies. To gain full access to our section on side effect management, register for a free Medthority account today, or log in to your existing account.

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Systemic anti-cancer treatments have rapidly evolved from being predominantly chemotherapy and radiotherapy, to include immunotherapies and targeted therapies. With many of these novel treatments, new toxicities and side effects have arisen, necessitating alternative management strategies. To gain full access to our section on side effect management, register for a free Medthority account today, or log in to your existing account.

  • Discussion of guideline recommended management strategies with Dr Gary Lyman
  • Management and supportive care for the side effects of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy
  • Mechanism of action and associated side effects of anticancer therapies
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Systemic anti-cancer treatments have rapidly evolved from being predominantly chemotherapy and radiotherapy, to include immunotherapies and targeted therapies. With many of these novel treatments, new toxicities and side effects have arisen, necessitating alternative management strategies. To gain full access to our section on side effect management, register for a free Medthority account today, or log in to your existing account.

  • Discussion of guideline recommended management strategies with Dr Gary Lyman
  • Management and supportive care for the side effects of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy
  • Mechanism of action and associated side effects of anticancer therapies
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Why sign up with Medthority?

Develop your knowledge with our disease and condition focused Learning Zones

Access content from credible sources, including expert-led commentary, videos, podcasts, and webinars as well as clinical trials, treatment information and guidelines 

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Systemic anti-cancer treatments have rapidly evolved from being predominantly chemotherapy and radiotherapy, to include immunotherapies and targeted therapies. With many of these novel treatments, new toxicities and side effects have arisen, necessitating alternative management strategies. In this section, learn more about:

  • Discussion of guideline recommended management strategies with Dr Gary Lyman
  • Management and supportive care for the side effects of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy
  • Mechanism of action and associated side effects of anticancer therapies
Register for free access to this exclusive healthcare learning resource


Why sign up with Medthority?

Develop your knowledge with our disease and condition focused Learning Zones

Access content from credible sources, including expert-led commentary, videos, podcasts, and webinars as well as clinical trials, treatment information and guidelines 

Personalised dashboard providing updates and recommendations for content within your areas of interest

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