Febrile Neutropenia in Childhood Cancer v23

This course is for the interdisciplinary healthcare team (RN, MD, EMS) and provides an overview of febrile neutropenia in a pediatric patient with cancer. 

Estimated Time for Completion: 1 hour

Target Audience

Advanced Practice Providers, Doctors, EMS, Nurses

Learner Outcome

After viewing this presentation, participants will self-report increased knowledge and competency related to defining febrile neutropenia, identifying patient populations at risk and basic treatment principles.

Learning Objectives

  • Define febrile neutropenia
  • Identify patient populations at risk for febrile neutropenia
  • Describe basic management principles for febrile neutropenia


Original version: 01.2021
Reviewed: 01.2023 (no content changes)

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Children's Hospital Colorado
United States

Kelly Faulk, MD, MSCS
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Attending Pediatric Oncologist
Children's Hospital Colorado

Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.


A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this course.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance


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Required Hardware/software

This course has audio so you will need speakers or a headset to hear the presentation.