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AnnMarie Walton

AnnMarie Walton
ONS 2016: Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs
AnnMarie Walton, MPH, RN, OCN, CHES
5/4/2016  0
I have just returned from the Oncology Nursing Society's 41st Annual Congress Meeting, held April 28-May 1, 2016, in San Antonio, and I am re-energized about the need to improve our ...

Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Ovarian Cancer Risk May Increase in Women With Irregular Menses
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
5/3/2016  0
In 2016, it is estimated that there will be 22,280 newly diagnosed cases of ovarian cancer in the United States. Astonishing as it may seem, the lifetime risk for a woman developing ...

Carole McCue

Carole McCue
FDA Approves Venclexta for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
4/27/2016  0
On April 11, 2016, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved venetoclax (Venclexta) for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have a 17p ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
The ‘R’ Word Curse
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
4/25/2016  2
Fear of cancer recurring is the one untoward event all survivors can count on having. It is a difficult and stressful phenomenon for several reasons. It questions the hope that ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Double Mastectomies for Early-Stage Breast Cancer: An Alarming New Trend
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
4/22/2016  1
I have seen five patients in the last 2 weeks opt for double mastectomies for stage 0/I breast cancer. I have met them in various stages of their journey to this decision. None ...

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Lori Smith

Lori Smith
Shedding More Light on the LGBT Cancer Risk
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
4/19/2016  3
As clinicians, we already understand that there are certain populations of people at higher risk for developing cancers; however, we also understand the continued gaps in data ...

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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
ASCO Offers New Certification Program for Credit
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
4/15/2016  0
A new certification program offered by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) allows oncology nurses to develop a greater understanding of basic and advanced oncology ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Cancer Care in America
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
4/12/2016  1
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) recently published their 45-page document, The State of Cancer Care in America, 2016.1 The main categories of focus of this ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Screening Mammography and the Heart
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
4/8/2016  1
An interesting article has come to my attention which resonates with me personally. Mammography, as we all know, is still the gold standard for breast cancer detection. In the years ...

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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
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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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