Management of Cancer Pain

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Saturday, January 19

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.

Learning Objectives

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.

Faculty:

Brian M. Bruel, MD, MBA

Mihir M. Kamdar, MD

Jonathan M. Morris, MD

Ahmed Raslan, MD

Location:
Caesars Palace
Moderators:

Ahmed Raslan, MD

Halena M. Gazelka, MD