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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Why Are Male Nurses Making More Than Female Nurses?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
3/25/2015  2
While many occupations have demonstrated that the male-female pay gap is narrowing, a recent study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association finds that male ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Dating With Cancer
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
3/23/2015  1
Dating can be difficult-especially as a cancer patient. But after breast cancer treatment, getting back into the dating scene may seem intimidating. I have been asked many times by ...

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Tambre Leighn

Tambre Leighn
Stress: The Culprit in Poor Work Performance & Engagement
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com
3/19/2015  1
In my blog post, Do You Act or React?, I discussed ways stress impacts behavior, how contagious it is, and how it impacts our well-being. Now we're going to look deeper into how ...

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Melissa Scott

Melissa Scott
Giving Cancer Patients a Boost With Ginseng
Melissa Scott, BSN, RN, OCN
3/17/2015  1
The upside of being an oncology nurse is that you get to meet some wonderful patients. Over the past year, I've had the privilege of meeting and caring for one such patient--we'll ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Tips for New Oncology Nurses
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
3/13/2015  8
What's one piece of advice you would give a new oncology nurse?

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Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Overuse of Radioactive Iodine in Thyroid Cancer Patients
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
3/12/2015  0
Although thyroid cancer is not as common as some other cancers, it is on the rise with US estimations of newly diagnosed cancers reaching 62,450 in 2015.1

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Going Solo as a Survivor
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
3/11/2015  2
Long-term survivorship can be a solitary experience. It is an unexplainable ordeal to others never having been in your shoes. Also, when worries surface, many survivors keep them ...

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Monica Key

Monica Key
Annual Lung Cancer Screening Now Covered by CMS
Monica Key, APRN, CCRN, AOCNP
3/9/2015  3
On February 5, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a national coverage determination to include a counseling session and screening for lung cancer ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Interpreting the Words of Breast Cancer
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
3/6/2015  2
My colleague Don Dizon, MD, FACP, could not have said it better when he wrote an editorial in Cancer Therapy Advisor.1 It is based on other research he has done over the last few ...

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A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
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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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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
Readerboards
Have a question or topic but don't want to write a blog? Post it on our readerboards and get feedback from the community!
neesur on timing of Cisplatin and radiation
LizzN on Oncology Nurse Navigator
Michelle B on timing of Cisplatin and radiation
FDA Approves New Multiple Myeloma Drug
Melissa Scott, BSN, RN, OCN,
2/27/2015  2
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently expedited approval for another cancer drug. On February 23, 2015, the FDA approved panobinostat (Farydak), a third-line treatment ...
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