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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Mapping Endometrial Cancer Metastases With Dye Preferable to Lymphadenectomy
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
2/23/2017  0
Until recently, the most common way to stage endometrial cancer was through surgical staging. Lymphadenectomy required removing large amounts of tissue to find impacted nodes. While ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Myelodysplastic Syndrome in the Elderly
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
2/21/2017  0
Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) is primarily a hematological malignancy of aging. Eighty percent of cases are diagnosed in adults > age 70 who experience considerable symptom burden ...

Deborah A. Boyle

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

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, ...

Carole McCue

Carole McCue
Reflexology for Cancer Patients
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
2/10/2017  0
Reflexology is a homeopathic massage practice that dates back to 300 BC in China. This therapeutic method stimulates predefined pressure points on feet and hands. The controlled ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Reporting Our Errors
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
2/7/2017  0
I'm not perfect. I have made errors, multiple errors over my 45 years of nursing. I think though I am not alone. From day one of nursing, we are taught to seek perfection. Nothing ...

Lori Smith

Lori Smith
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 ...

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Lori Smith

Lori Smith
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 ...

Carole McCue

Carole McCue
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 ...

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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
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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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