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Preventive Mastectomies - WEB152
Preventive Mastectomies
Smart Decision or Going Too Far?

WEB152 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Deena Damsky Dell, MSN, RN-BC, AOCN, LNC
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This course will be discontinued October 31, 2014. Please plan to complete the test by the end of October 30th if you wish to earn contact hours for it.
The goal of this presentation is to discuss contralateral prophylactic mastectomies, including the controversy surrounding it and if it is about women taking control of their health or an unnecessary trend in healthcare. Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
  • State the potential indications for prophylactic mastectomy (PM)
  • Discuss the benefits and risks of prophylactic mastectomy
  • Discuss patient satisfaction after prophylactic mastectomy

Deena Damsky Dell has declared she is on the speakers bureau with Genomic Health.

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and dietitians.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
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This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 10/24/2014

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