EMPOWER: Using Patient and Breast Cancer Disease Characteristics to Direct Combination Therapy in the Treatment of Metastatic HR-Positive, HER2-Negative Breast Cancer

 

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AVAILABILITY

Release Date: December 2018
Expiration Date: May 2019

PURPOSE

This CME initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of medical oncologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers involved in the treatment of patients with hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative advanced breast cancer.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Describe the involvement of CDKs and cyclins in the uncontrolled cellular proliferation characteristic of breast cancer
  • Review how to use patient and disease characteristics to identify the individual with advanced, HR+ breast cancer who would benefit from the use of CDK 4/6 inhibition
  • Analyze the properties of CDK 4/6 inhibitors and the potential pharmacodynamic effects in patients with hormone receptor positive, HER2-negative advanced breast cancer
  • Discuss the application of CDK 4/6 inhibitor clinical trial data to the management of breast cancer patients in a community oncology practice
  • Explain the patient’s and healthcare team’s responsibilities that will foster a multidisciplinary effort to optimize outcomes
  • Discuss current data evaluating decision aids and shared decision making (SDM) and explore methods of evaluating SDM efficacy from a patient and provider viewpoint

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Purpose:

This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with Breast Cancer.

Credits:

1.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Statement:

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Awarded 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.

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In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

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