Marijke Vroomen Durning
New Indication Approved for Emend in Patients With CINV
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN 2/10/2016 0
When patients begin chemotherapy, it's not uncommon for them to be fearful that they will experience debilitating chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). It is a reasonable ...
FDA Expands Opdivo and Yervoy Approval for Patients With Advanced Melanoma
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE 2/8/2016 0
The US Food and Drug Administration and Bristol-Myers Squibb recently announced that it has expanded the original indication for the nivolumab (Opdivo) and ipilimumab (Yervoy) ...
Deborah A. Boyle
New Tools and Needed Approaches to Address Spirituality in Practice
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 2/2/2016 0
Professionals' sensitivity to patients' spiritual care needs has increased over recent years as greater attention has been paid to holistic approaches. This is especially true in ...
Therapy Comfort Care Kits Available for Cancer Patients
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE 1/29/2016 0
It is not uncommon for our cancer patients to experience difficult and unpleasant side effects during oncology treatments. BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy, one of the nation's leading ...
Deborah A. Boyle
Investigating Return to Work Issues for Cancer Survivors
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 1/25/2016 1
As the number of adult cancer survivors rise and return to the workplace is expected with increasing frequency, added attention will focus on this important milestone.1, 2 In ...
What About Your Care Plan?
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com 1/22/2016 3
Most people who work in healthcare hold high value in being of service to others. You chose a helping profession because you want to help. You chose a healing profession because, ...