Director of Rehabilitation City of Hope Medical Center Duarte, California, United States
Neurotoxicity is a known side effect of immunotherapy cancer treatment, which can drastically affect cognitive functioning. Presenters will discuss data from a study which explores changes in cognitive performance and its impact on rehabilitation practices.
Upon completion, participant will be able to have a basic understanding of how cognitive status can fluctuate over the course of immunotherapy treatment
Upon completion, participant will be able to have insight into potential cognitive changes impacting performance that can persist even after discharge from the hospital
Upon completion, participant will be able to explore effective strategies to assess cognition in oncology patients using evidence-based standardized assessment methods
Upon completion, participant will be able to explore the potential impact on rehabilitation practice and future research