Deborah A. Boyle
Elderly Patients’ Experiences in Phase I Clinical Trials
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 2/15/2017 0
Historically, older persons with cancer were not deemed fit to withstand the rigors of early-phase clinical trials where toxicity prevalence and tolerance were identified endpoints. ...
Deborah A. Boyle
The Grief of Teenagers Coping With a Parent's Cancer
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 2/13/2017 0
My daughter was thirteen when my husband died of bladder cancer. When he was first diagnosed 4 years prior to his death, we were forthright with her, explaining his diagnosis, ...
An ACA Repeal May Affect Cancer Screenings in Women
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP 2/2/2017 1
No matter what side of the aisle you sit on, no matter who you voted for and putting all things political aside, I think most of us as healthcare providers want only the best for ...
Cervical Cancer Mortality Higher Than Once Thought
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP 1/31/2017 0
A study out of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health published results of a study evaluating the United States mortality rate associated with cervical cancer and what they ...
Variation in Treatment and Survival Outcomes for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE 1/30/2017 0
A national study by researchers at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center have reported that a significant number of lung cancer patients are not receiving treatment. A variation in ...
What Do You Really Want? – Step 4 in Creating Sustainable Change
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com 1/27/2017 0
It's great to be more aware of how you're experiencing life and how you're showing up. It's important to identify your fears so you can move through them. It's helpful to see you ...