Lung Cancer

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Identify patients, based on risk factors, who should be tested for lung cancer.
2. Counsel patients on the benefits of smoking cessation in order to avoid developing lung cancer and other harmful respiratory conditions.
3. Formulate plans to coordinate care for patients with lung cancer who require referral to subspecialists.
4. Integrate cultural competency skills in communicating with patients and family members about treatment, recovery and palliative care options.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

EJ Mayeaux Jr, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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