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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: Should America Join the Ban Wagon of Forbidden Foods?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
4/18/2014  1
It seems as though every time I peruse the computer these days, there's yet another group of foods making the "do not eat" list. I suppose this is one of the reasons that I've ...

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Beth Faiman

Beth Faiman
Airbus Oncological Emergency: How Prepared Would You Be?
Beth Faiman, PhDc, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN
4/17/2014  3
Last week I was renewing my Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. As we were reviewing the 2010 American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) guidelines for adult ...

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Monica Key

Monica Key
ACS Annual Report Shows Fewer Cancer Deaths
4/16/2014  7
The American Cancer Society (ACS) released its annual cancer statistics report for 2014. And the pattern of declining cancer deaths continues -- a sustained trend over the past 20 ...

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Julianna Paradisi

Julianna Paradisi
Itís Just a Little Exposure
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN
4/15/2014  8
Staring meditatively at a painting I'm working on, I notice my fingerprints in oil paint on my coffee mug. Glancing around, I see I've left a small trail of blue, red, and brilliant ...

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Bobbi Freeman

Bobbi Freeman
Utilizing PleurX Catheters for Malignant Pleural Effusions
Bobbi Freeman, BSN, RN, OCN
4/14/2014  12
Can you put a price tag on a person's quality of life? I'm sure many of us in the oncology field have asked ourselves this question. Oncology is a world full of expenses: drugs, ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: Are You Dreading Tax Day?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
4/11/2014  10
Many folks this time of year are looking forward to their tax return. I mean, who wouldn't look forward to getting a couple thousand dollars to spend? But for those of you who owe ...

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Rachel Odo

Rachel Odo
Just Checking In
Rachel Odo, Clinical Social Worker
4/10/2014  5
Any idiot can face a crisis -- it's day-to-day living that wears you out. -- Anton Chekov

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Anne Booms

Anne Booms
Depression in Cancer Care
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium)
4/9/2014  4
We all know the saying that "people die the way they have lived." It is not possible to die without experiencing some sort of psychological distress or suffering. It's also not a ...

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Linda M. Gorman

Linda M. Gorman
Is Oxygen Administration Necessary for the End-of-Life Patient?
4/8/2014  8
Routinely ordering a home oxygen concentrator for new hospice patients was part of my practice for many years. This was for patients with no signs of dyspnea on admission and who ...

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Nutrition Requirements for Pediatric ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains proper nutrition ...
A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
Ghida Bilani, RD, tells us about the health benefits of ...
A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
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Top Nutritional Cancer Prevention ...
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Salmon the Superfood
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani encourages us to eat salmon for ...
Putting Down Roots for Good Health
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani wants you to think about root ...
A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday ...
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us a healthy and easy ...
The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us an easy recipe so ...
It's Just the Little Things
Joni Watson shares a story about one unexpected patient ...
Body Parts: Helping Children Cope in ...
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Managing Side Effects of Targeted Therapies
Sloan-Kettering's Ann Calkin discusses various targeted ...
Compassion Fatigue in Oncology Nurses
Clinical nurse specialist Debi Boyle discusses the issue of ...
Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT

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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The Oncology Nurse Community Trivia Game
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN,
1/13/2014  6
Are you looking to test your knowledge and have a little fun at the same time? TheONC Trivia Game covers various subjects, including cancer treatments, nutrition, side effects, and ...
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