The Royal Marsden

Principles in Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapies

Previously known as Chemotherapy in Cancer Practice

Length of module

5 days

Cost

£997

Academic credits and level

15 credits at level 6 or 7

Course summary

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:

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