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Katherine Mitchell

Katherine Mitchell
What Do You Know About Treatment-Induced Cardiotoxicity?
Katherine Mitchell, APRN, AOCNP
9/22/2016  0
As a young(er), semi-athletic female working in oncology, I often find myself especially unsettled when a fellow young female, newly diagnosed with breast cancer, ends up with ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Progress Made in Pediatric Cancer Research, But Long-Term Effects Still in Question
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
9/20/2016  0
Researchers have made great strides in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cancers over the past 5 decades, but there is still much to be done, according to a joint report ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Getting Ready for the Future: Improving Care for the Elderly With AML
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
9/16/2016  0
The last 3 decades have demonstrated improvements in AML (acute myeloid leukemia) mostly in those under the age of 65 years.1 This unfortunately is not the case in elderly patients ...

Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Unusual Circumstances
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
9/13/2016  0
An unusual breast cancer case came to our attention in tumor board last week that was both sad and inspiring. I thought it would be worth sharing with TheONC community.

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Advising Patients About Herbs and Botanicals
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
9/7/2016  0
There is increasing evidence of patient use of herbal supplements during all phases of the cancer trajectory.1-4 Patients may choose to utilize herbs and botanicals for numerous ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
When You Donít Want To Be No. 1
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
9/6/2016  0
The prestigious journal Lancet Oncology just reported that cancer has surpassed heart disease as the primary cause of death in 12 European countries.1

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Adding Music Therapy to Cancer Treatment Can Improve Quality of Life
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
8/31/2016  49
When people are diagnosed with cancer, first thoughts usually turn to prognosis, treatment options, and how they and their families are going to cope with this new and unexpected ...

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Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
The APL Success Story
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
8/30/2016  0
It was 1995. The oncology nurses paged me to say that I should see this patient. She was a 33-year-old nurse who worked on the medical/pulmonary unit at our hospital. Admitted ...

Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Is Social Media Helpful for Breast Cancer Patients?
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
8/25/2016  0
We've all heard it at some point. A patient walks into the office and says: "I found it on the internet." Before you do the eye roll, I bet you've done it too--I know that I am ...

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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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Have a question or topic but don't want to write a blog? Post it on our readerboards and get feedback from the community!
Josephdug on Cancer Patient Fall Prevention
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Lichertka on Cancer Patient Fall Prevention
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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