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Anna Azvolinsky

Anna Azvolinsky
Ramucirumab Improves Survival for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients
Anna Azvolinsky, PhD
1/28/2015  0
Ramucirumab is active in patients with already treated advanced colorectal cancer. The combination of ramucirumab (Cyramza) and FOLFIRI chemotherapy increased survival slightly--by ...

Teresa Brown

Teresa Brown
Once More Unto the Breach, Dear Friends
Teresa Brown, RN, OCN
1/27/2015  0
I'm no Shakespearean scholar, but the rallying cry from Henry V reminded me of what it is like to find out your cancer has recurred, and that once again, you'll be going through ...

Rachel Odo

Rachel Odo
Stress Busters: Prioritizing Relaxation
Rachel Odo, Clinical Social Worker
1/23/2015  3
Managing stress often means making a lifestyle change. For many of us in the healthcare field, it may mean assessing our daily schedules and taking note of when and where or if ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Breast Cancer Can Be a Heart-Breaking Experience
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
1/21/2015  3
It was bound to happen eventually. You are so focused on taking care of patients with breast cancer and the potential for treatment-related side effects, when you hear a Code Blue ...

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Linda M. Gorman

Linda M. Gorman
The Name Debate With Palliative Care
Linda M. Gorman, RN, MN, PMHCNS-BC, CHPN, FPCN, OCN
1/16/2015  6
The accepted definition for palliative care from the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is specialized medical care for people with a serious illness and their families. Yet, ...

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Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Are Pap Smears Still Necessary?
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
1/14/2015  6
It's that time again: time for resolutions, a new start, and scheduling those dreadful annual health exams.

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Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Current Options for Educating Our Cancer Patients
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
1/13/2015  3
Patient and family education has long been considered a core element and responsibility of oncology nursing. It has many goals, including increasing knowledge and understanding of ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Treating Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor With HIPEC
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
1/9/2015  3
I came across an article recently discussing the use of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in patients with desmoplastic small round cell tumor (DSRCT). Since ...

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Julianna Paradisi

Julianna Paradisi
Maintain Good Health During the Harsh Winter Season
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN
1/8/2015  3
Studies suggest that a having a consistent exercise program and maintaining appropriate body weight are good strategies for preventing cancer and its recurrence. Regular exercise ...

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Ghida Bilani, RD, shares some healthy information about ...
Adding Turmeric to Your Diet for Good ...
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Nutrition Requirements for Pediatric ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains proper nutrition ...
A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
Ghida Bilani, RD, tells us about the health benefits of ...
A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shares a taco salad recipe ...
Top Nutritional Cancer Prevention ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains some of the top ...
Salmon the Superfood
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani encourages us to eat salmon for ...
Putting Down Roots for Good Health
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani wants you to think about root ...
A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday ...
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us a healthy and easy ...
The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us an easy recipe so ...
It's Just the Little Things
Joni Watson shares a story about one unexpected patient ...
Body Parts: Helping Children Cope in ...
Social worker Maggie Hughes offers some tips for helping ...
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Julianna Paradisi wants to know the weirdest thing you've ...
Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Archived

Presented by Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC , this webinar will highlight:

  • How to determine which patients require genetic counseling
  • How to help prepare your patients for the genetic counseling process
  • Testing options that are now available
  • How you can utilize this data in managing your patients and their family members

Participants will also be able to ask questions during a live question and answer period with speaker Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC .

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
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Maintain Good Health During the Harsh Winter Season
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN,
1/8/2015  3
Studies suggest that a having a consistent exercise program and maintaining appropriate body weight are good strategies for preventing cancer and its recurrence. Regular exercise ...
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