Caring for Your Patients Before and AFter Breast Surgery
Cost: $25
Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour
ABC Credits: 1.5 (S)
BOC Credits: 1.5 Cat I

Caring for Your Patients Before and After Breast Surgery 
Course Description:This course provides information on caring for your patients before and after surgery. At the completion of this course, you will:
  1. Be able to identify questions patients should ask their doctor before surgery
  2. Be able to identify which products are appropriate for a patients post-surgical period
  3. Be able to identify the nutritional needs during and following treatment
  4. Be able to identify appropriate exercises for post-surgery
  5. Be able to identify percentage of breast cancer survivors at risk for lymphedema
  6. Be able to identify steps to the fitting experience
  7. Be able to choose products and accessories that are right for a patient
  8. Understand the adjustment period after surgery