Suzanne Lentzsch, MD, PhD - A New Treatment Era for Light Chain Amyloidosis: Interprofessional Lessons From a Center of Excellence

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Go online to PeerView.com/KKH860 to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity, a panel of experts discusses a team-based approach to the management of light chain (AL) amyloidosis. Hear from Suzanne Lentzsch, MD, PhD, Mathew S. Maurer, MD, and Margaret Cuomo, MSN, FNP-C, from the Columbia University Medical Center, as they give insights on diagnostic strategies for AL amyloidosis and as they explore treatment guidelines, evidence, and safety concerns of established and novel approaches to managing AL amyloidosis. Upon completion of this accredited CE activity, participants should be better able to: Summarize the distinct clinical features, symptoms, and clinical course of light chain (AL) amyloidosis, Develop team-based diagnostic and assessment strategies that capture relevant symptoms, differentiate AL amyloidosis from other disease subtypes, and characterize disease-related complications in the heart, kidneys, skin, liver, and other organ systems, Discuss current guidelines and evidence supporting established and novel approaches to managing AL amyloidosis and related cardiac or renal dysfunction, Design team-based management plans that safely incorporate novel therapies into the management of patients with AL amyloidosis.

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