15 credits at level 6 or 7
The module will examine current research into the effectiveness of treatment and care of patients undergoing SACT including the pathophysiology of various approaches. It will explore the legal, ethical, quality and safety issues inherent in their use. Students will develop the skills to identify and manage the common side effects of different systemic anti-cancer therapies and the impact of treatment on patient’s physical, psychological and psychosocial wellbeing.
All theory will be linked to the outcomes from the UKONS SACT competency passport.
This module is in association with: