Oncology Series: Cardiac & Renal Effects of Cancer

This four-hour seminar will enable healthcare professionals to refresh, update and develop evidence-based knowledge on the effect cancer treatment can have on the cardiac and renal systems.

Through expert presentations and the opportunity to liaise with keynote presenters and companies that provide technologies and innovative advances in health care improvement the participants will enhance their understanding of the critical effects chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatment can have on the heart and kidneys.

Who should attend?
  • Nurses
  • Medical officers
  • GPs
  • Practice nurses
  • Students in health care courses
  • Allied health professionals
  • Pharmacists
Course structure
  • Primary and metastatic cancer treatment and its effect on the Cardiac and Renal systems
  • Anthracyclines and cardiac toxicity
  • Cardiomyopathy and chronic heart failure
  • Treatment causes of hypertension and hypotension
  • Understanding acute kidney injury and renal failure
  • The importance of fluid balance
  • Diagnostic tools – Cardiac and renal signs and symptoms, wchocardiograms, Telemetry
  • Understanding the relevant cardiac and renal blood test results
4 CPD hours
Duration & cost

4.00 pm - 8.00 pm

10% discount available for Mater People

Cancellation and refund policy

Mater South Brisbane Campus
Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane

For more information and a campus map visit the contact page.

Apply for upcoming dates

Currently no sessions are available for this course.

Please contact us to find out about upcoming sessions for this course.