Management of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Date: 10/9/2019 - 10/9/2022

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Contact Hours: 2.0

ACPE UAN: 0384-9999-19-114-H01-T



The National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for
Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Target Audience: Certified Pharmacy Technicians

This CPE activity has been designated as a knowledge-based program.

Author: Thao K. Huynh PharmD BCOP

Faculty Disclosures/Conflicts of Interest: Author declared no conflict of interest and all information is provided fairly and without bias. Author received no commercial/financial support for this activity and do not approve or endorse any commercial products displayed.

Goals & Objectives:
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the different types of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (acute, delayed, breakthrough, refractory).
  • List the risk factors for chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV).
  • Design antiemetic regimens based on the emetic risk of chemotherapy.
  • List the pharmacologic agents used for the prevention of CINV.
  • Describe the management of breakthrough CINV.
  • Discuss non-pharmacologic management of CINV. 

Release Date: 10/09/2019

Expiration Date: 10/09/2022