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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
‘Magic Mushroom’ Substance May Reduce Depression and Anxiety in Cancer Patients
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
12/2/2016  0
Offering someone "magic mushrooms" may raise eyebrows in most situations, but a substance in these banned hallucinogenics may actually have an appropriate place in medical ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
The Good News/Bad News Hodgkin Lymphoma Chronicle
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
11/29/2016  0
Hodgkin lymphoma accounts for approximately 16% of all malignancies in adolescents and young adults (between ages 15 and 39 years).1, 2 Its 5-year survival expectations currently ...

Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Sexual Pain in Cancer Survivors: Are You Asking?
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
11/28/2016  0
Are healthcare providers taking cancer survivors' sexual health seriously? Are women (and men) being asked about their sexual health during and/or following treatment? Apparently not.

Carole McCue

Carole McCue
New Safety Guidelines for Vincristine Administration
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
11/25/2016  0
Vincristine is a chemotherapeutic agent, administered intravenously (IV) to patients with blood cancers such as leukemia or lymphoma. It is highly effective in blocking cancer by ...

Tambre Leighn

Tambre Leighn
Choosing Grace in Troubling Times
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com
11/23/2016  0
This is not about politics. It is about people. More specifically, it is about those on the frontlines in healthcare. Let me ask you a question. How are you doing? Have you stopped ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Understanding the Lymphoma and Leukemia Genetic Landscape
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
11/22/2016  0
When I first moved to metropolitan Washington, DC in 1992, I attended an oncology nursing conference at the National Cancer Institute. I remember hearing a pediatric immunologist ...

Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Imaging Surveillance After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
11/18/2016  0
New findings presented at the 2016 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons revealed that of the patients diagnosed with breast cancer, nearly one-third are not ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Anal Cancer Cases on the Rise in North America
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
11/15/2016  0
While most people can tell you of people they know who have had breast cancer or prostate cancer, perhaps even colon cancer or leukemia, it's unlikely that many can tell you that ...

Anna Azvolinsky

Anna Azvolinsky
Possible Connection Between Vitamin D Blood Levels and Breast Cancer Survival
Anna Azvolinsky, PhD
11/10/2016  0
In a study of breast cancer survivors, higher levels of a blood marker of vitamin D at the time of a breast cancer diagnosis were associated with better overall survival. The study, ...

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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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FDA Approves Onivyde for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN,
10/27/2015  3
On October 22, 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), in combination with fluorouracil ...
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