This multidisciplinary session will discuss various options and perspectives on the management of cancer pain with a goal of fostering integration and collaboration. The role of advanced interventional treatments for cancer pain will be explored. In addition, the effectiveness of ablative procedures will be explored.
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the neuroaxial blockade and neuromodulation options for cancer pain.
- Discuss the interventional radiology treatments for cancer pain.
- Describe the available treatments for breakthrough pain in cancer pain.
- Explain the neurosurgical ablations for cancer pain.
Neuraxial Analgesia and Neuromodulation Options for Cancer Pain
Brian M. Bruel, MD, MBA
Treating Breakthrough Pain and Other Symptoms in Cancer Patients Who Are Being Treated with Neuraxial Analgesia
Mihir M. Kamdar, MD
Interventional Radiology Approaches to Treating Cancer Pain: Tumor Ablative Therapy
Jonathan M. Morris, MD
Neuroablative Procedures for Cancer-Related Pain
Ahmed Raslan, MD
Faculty subject to change.