An Introduction to Haematology Care

Monday 25th February 2019

This study day will provide a basic understanding of caring for haematology patients. To provide a basic knowledge of the haematological malignancies and the complications that can occur when caring for them.

Aims/objectives

To provide a basic understanding of caring for haematology patients

Key Themes

Haematopoesis & Basic Immunology
 Diagnosing Haematological Malignancies
 Disease group sessions- Acute Leukaemia, Myeloma, Lymphoma
 Acute toxicities
 Stem cell transplant
 Challenging conversations in early diagnosis
 What happens when things go wrong?

Intended Audience

Newly qualified staff, new to haematology or staff wanting a refresher on basic knowledge. Also open to nurses, nursing students and other allied health professionals.

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