Approach to Managing Cancer Related Fatigue
Description: This webinar will provide an overview to the diagnosis and assessment of cancer related fatigue. This will be followed by a more in depth discussion on the approaches to management, reviewing key articles and studies as well as treating co-morbid conditions
Instructor: Samman Shahpar, MD, Attending Physician, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Nurses
Objectives: Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Recognize the presentation of cancer related fatigue
- Identify three comorbid conditions that may contribute to symptoms of cancer related fatigue
- Summarize potential interventions that can mitigate the effects of cancer related fatigue
Continuing Education Credits
This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level, Professional area).
This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour. Approval #216-000069
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved for 1 contact hour.
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hour. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. AOTA CLASSIFICATION CODE: Category 1: Domain of OT
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (OH-362, 9/01/2020) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This CNE activity is being offered for 1.0 contact hours
Financial – Receives a salary from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Non-Financial - No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose
Basic Computer Requirements: You will need access to a computer with an Internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended.
- PC: Compatible Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer 10 or higher
- MAC: Compatible Operating System: OS X Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Cancellation Policy: To request a cancellation of an on-demand program, please provide written notice by letter, email, or fax or contact us by phone within 24 hours of placing your order and we will refund you the full course fee. If you cannot give notice within 24 hours, a credit towards a future course of equal value would apply.