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Monica Key

Monica Key
ACS Annual Report Shows Fewer Cancer Deaths
Monica Key, APRN, CCRN, AOCNP
4/16/2014  4
The American Cancer Society (ACS) released its annual cancer statistics report for 2014. And the pattern of declining cancer deaths continues -- a sustained trend over the past 20 ...

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Julianna Paradisi

Julianna Paradisi
Itís Just a Little Exposure
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN
4/15/2014  7
Staring meditatively at a painting I'm working on, I notice my fingerprints in oil paint on my coffee mug. Glancing around, I see I've left a small trail of blue, red, and brilliant ...

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Bobbi Freeman

Bobbi Freeman
Utilizing PleurX Catheters for Malignant Pleural Effusions
Bobbi Freeman, BSN, RN, OCN
4/14/2014  11
Can you put a price tag on a person's quality of life? I'm sure many of us in the oncology field have asked ourselves this question. Oncology is a world full of expenses: drugs, ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: Are You Dreading Tax Day?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
4/11/2014  10
Many folks this time of year are looking forward to their tax return. I mean, who wouldn't look forward to getting a couple thousand dollars to spend? But for those of you who owe ...

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Rachel Odo

Rachel Odo
Just Checking In
Rachel Odo, Clinical Social Worker
4/10/2014  5
Any idiot can face a crisis -- it's day-to-day living that wears you out. -- Anton Chekov

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Anne Booms

Anne Booms
Depression in Cancer Care
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium)
4/9/2014  4
We all know the saying that "people die the way they have lived." It is not possible to die without experiencing some sort of psychological distress or suffering. It's also not a ...

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Linda M. Gorman

Linda M. Gorman
Is Oxygen Administration Necessary for the End-of-Life Patient?
Linda M. Gorman, RN, MN, PMHCNS-BC, CHPN, FPCN, OCN
4/8/2014  8
Routinely ordering a home oxygen concentrator for new hospice patients was part of my practice for many years. This was for patients with no signs of dyspnea on admission and who ...

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Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Beyond the Initial Return to Work: Enduring Problems for Cancer Survivors
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
4/7/2014  5
Approximately two-thirds of cancer patients reenter the workplace within two years of diagnosis.1, 2 While the initial phase of work reentry has been chronicled, less is known ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: Time to Spring Clean Those Bathroom Shelves
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
4/4/2014  5
Do you know how long you've had that favorite eyeliner for? When is the last time you changed your toothbrush? Just like food products, hygiene and cosmetic products can expire or ...

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A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
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A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
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Top Nutritional Cancer Prevention ...
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Salmon the Superfood
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Putting Down Roots for Good Health
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A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday ...
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The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
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The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
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The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
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It's Just the Little Things
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Body Parts: Helping Children Cope in ...
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Managing Side Effects of Targeted Therapies
Sloan-Kettering's Ann Calkin discusses various targeted ...
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Compassion Fatigue in Oncology Nurses
Clinical nurse specialist Debi Boyle discusses the issue of ...
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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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The Oncology Nurse Community Trivia Game
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN,
1/13/2014  6
Are you looking to test your knowledge and have a little fun at the same time? TheONC Trivia Game covers various subjects, including cancer treatments, nutrition, side effects, and ...
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