Paper Presentation: Assessing Symptoms and Symptom Trajectories — Assessment Tools for Peripheral Neuorpathy in Pediatric Oncology Patients: A Systemic Review (216-3)

11:40 am – Noon pm Friday, September 14

1CNE  Chemotherapy agents used for the treatment of pediatric cancer cause many side effects including peripheral neuropathy. Using appropriate assessment tools to accurately identify peripheral neuropathy is an important part of pediatric oncology care. A systematic review was performed to determine reliable assessment tools to identify peripheral neuropathy in children receiving vincristine.

Disclaimer: [1 CH] will be awarded for attending all three paper presentations presented during this timeslot. Partial credit is not available.