Robert H. Weiss, M.D. and Hiromi Inoue, D.V.M.
Dr. Weiss is Professor of Medicine, University of California, Davis, and Chief of Nephrology, Sacramento VA Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, and Dr. Inoue is a graduate student in comparative pathology, University of California, Davis.
Within the past 12 months Drs. Weiss and Inoue report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
Estimated course time: 1 hour(s).
Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and InterMDnet. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®, you should be able to:
List the common presentation(s) of kidney cancer, as well as research into novel diagnostic approaches;
Apply the basic work-up of kidney cancer to patients who may have the disease;
Discuss and apply the basic principles and drugs useful in treatment of localized and metastatic kidney cancer.