Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this oncology emergency continuing education program is to provide nurses and lab and X-ray technologists an overview of what constitutes an oncology emergency and current best-practice interventions and recommendations. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify at least three oncology emergencies, including pathophysiology, etiology, and clinical presentation
  • Provide at least two immediate interventions for each oncology emergency
  • Discuss three general client teaching points to help in preventing, detecting, and treating oncology emergencies

Deena Damsky Dell, MSN, RN-BC, AOCN, LNC, who peer reviewed this course, has disclosed that she is on the speakers’ bureau for Genomic Health Inc.


Course Authors

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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