Putting the Kibosh on Inaccurate Nutritional Information
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO 12/5/2013 3
A few years ago, an email hoax regarding nutrition and cancer spread like wildfire. The message contained reports of patients with multiple types of cancer being cured with ...
An Open Letter to My Oncology Team
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE 12/4/2013 1
As I receive my last rituximab maintenance treatment, I cannot help but think of the journey I have experienced over the last three years since I was first diagnosed with cancer. ...
Is Robotic-Assisted Prostate Surgery Really Better?
Dishon Kamwesa, BSN, RN 12/4/2013 3
In this age of new and rapidly evolving technology, we can expect to see a new phone released every month. It seems like just when you think you are on top of what's new, you ...
European Cancer Congress: Reinforcing Multidisciplinary Care
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium) 12/2/2013 2
I recently attended the European Cancer Congress 2013 (ECCO-ESMO-ESTRO) in Amsterdam. Nearly 18,000 delegates from 120 different countries attended the meeting.
Isn't Rituximab By Any Other Use Still Rituximab?
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN 12/2/2013 12
There are many things that I don't understand in healthcare, but one specific thing about oncology infusion is making me crazy right now: Why do infusion clinics separate rituximab ...