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Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Assuming Personal Power During Survivorship: Use of Complementary Approaches
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
9/16/2014  1
The term "survivor" has been defined to reflect all patients dealing with life-threatening illness, but I personally confine my thoughts about survivors to those who have completed ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Prescription Safety for the Visually Impaired
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/15/2014  0
What are the chances that you would make a medication error if there were no labels placed on prescription bottles? Chances are that you would.

Beth Faiman

Beth Faiman
Ch-Ch-Changes…. to ONS
Beth Faiman, PhDc, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN
9/11/2014  3
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is the main professional organization to which a majority of oncology nurses belong. I have supported the ONS for nearly 20 years as a member, ...

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Nicole Haines

Nicole Haines
Where Did They Go?
Nicole Haines, RN
9/10/2014  3
When I say I work in oncology, people nod their heads sympathetically and say things like, "That's a hard job" or "It takes a special person to do what you do." I often tell them ...

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Anne Booms

Anne Booms
Managing Breathlessness in Oncology Palliative Care
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium)
9/8/2014  3
A 56-year-old male diagnosed with end-stage small-cell lung cancer presented to the emergency department with increased shortness of breath (SOB). Following assessment, it was found ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
FDA Grants Accelerated Approval for Advanced Melanoma Drug
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/5/2014  4
On Thursday, the FDA gave its approval for a new Merck cancer drug known as pembrolizumab (Keytruda) indicated for patients with advanced or unresectable melanoma who no longer ...

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Rachel Odo

Rachel Odo
Guiding Patients & Caregivers Through Anticipatory Grief
Rachel Odo, Clinical Social Worker
9/4/2014  3
For many people facing a life-threatening illness, the act of preparing for death by taking care of personal financial and legal affairs, educating loved ones about responsibilities ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Cancer Advocacy Has a Unifying Potential
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
9/2/2014  1
As the chair of the American Cancer Society's event, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, I must prepare for and interact with many people -- all for the cause of fundraising, ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: Making the Most of Your Weekend
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
8/29/2014  7
Yep, it's Friday and the weekend is finally here -- and a long holiday weekend at that. So, how will you feel when Monday or Tuesday rolls around? A common question comes to mind ...

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A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
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A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
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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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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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Beer Marinated Grilled Meat? Yes, Please!
Laura Newton, MA, RD,
4/22/2014  7
Maybe it is just because it has been such a harsh winter (even in the South!) and with the temperature in the 70s here the last few days, I am craving spending time outside -- ...
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