This session includes an overview of the presentation, evaluation, and diagnosis of bladder cancer based on the AUA guidelines. Treatment options for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer to include intravesical therapy and surgery are discussed. In addition, various bladder surgery diversions for muscle-invasive bladder cancer are covered, including aftercare.
Contact hours available until 11/7/18.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Speaker Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.
Learning Outcome: At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to discuss current and best practice AUA and NCCN national guidelines in evaluating and treating patients with bladder cancer and summarize treatment options for non-muscle and muscle invasive bladder cancer.