Treating Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in the Elderly
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC 6/21/2017 0
Lately, our weekly tumor board case reviews have been thought-provoking in that many of our patients brought for discussion are over 85 years of age. There is always great ...
Deborah A. Boyle
Onco-Palliative Care: The Standard Has Been Set
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 6/19/2017 0
In 2012, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) wrote a provisional clinical opinion on the integration of palliative care into standard cancer care.1 A recent publication ...
Improve Your Communication With 4 Easy Tips
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com 6/16/2017 0
Whether it is with patients, fellow healthcare professionals, or in your personal life, communication is one of the most important skills we can learn. There are many layers to ...
Tai Chi Chih for Insomnia in Breast Cancer Patients
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC 6/13/2017 0
When I was in college, I took a class in Tai Chi Chih (TCC). Unbelievably, that was considered a physical education elective and it was like no other class in that department. As a ...
Marijke Vroomen Durning
Over Half of ED Visits by Cancer Patients Could Be Avoided
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN 6/7/2017 0
The emergency department (ED) is one of the last places anyone wants to be, let alone someone with cancer. Yet more than half of ED visits by cancer patients could have been avoided ...
Donít Reinvent the Wheel: Nonprofits as a Healthcare Resource
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com 5/25/2017 0
Several years ago, while dining with Matthew Zachary, the founder and CEO of Stupid Cancer, the world's largest nonprofit for young adult cancer survivors, he offered some sage ...