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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
In Case You Missed Itů
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
5/27/2015  0
We asked TheONC readership what their best advice was for new oncology nurses just starting out in the field, and here were some of the responses we received:

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Evaluating Two Models of Care for Lung Cancer Patients
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
5/26/2015  0
Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer death worldwide.1 The diversity of lung cancer stages requires the utilization of multimodality cancer therapies. This is particularly ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
More Education Needed for Better Sunscreen Use
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
5/22/2015  2
Skin cancer affects more Americans than any other type of cancer, with 3.5 million new cases diagnosed each year. One in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer at some ...

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Monica Key

Monica Key
A Different Treatment Option for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Monica Key, APRN, CCRN, AOCNP
5/20/2015  0
At the recent 2015 ONS Congress meeting in Orlando, I attended an oncology surgical tumor board session discussing the use of a hepatic artery infusion pump (HAIP) for patients who ...

Carole McCue

Carole McCue
Burnout, Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder: Are You at Risk?
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
5/19/2015  0
Oncology nurses witness the suffering and death of patients, and are at risk of developing physical and emotional distress. In an article by Christina Melvin, MS, PHCNS, BC, CHPN, a ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
AYA Population Have Higher Mortality from Thyroid Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
5/14/2015  0
Thyroid cancer generally has good 5-year survival rates when it's detected in its earlier stages.1 However, adolescents and young adults, particularly males, have a poorer prognosis ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Risks Associated With Obesity & Thyroid Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
5/13/2015  0
Thyroid nodules are difficult to detect in obese patients, which means they are not usually found until the nodules are large and the patients are symptomatic. These study findings ...

Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Another Surgical Option for Large Breast Cancer Tumors
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
5/12/2015  2
My colleague, Melvin Silverstein, MD, FACS, from Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, Calif., is a well-known breast surgeon with years of experience in breast oncology treatment. He has ...

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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Lung Cancer Patients Respond to Encouragement to Exercise
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
5/11/2015  2
It's been known for several decades that exercise and physical activity provide benefits for patients with many types of cancer, while undergoing treatment and after. But for people ...

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Video
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Ghida Bilani, RD, shares some healthy information about ...
Adding Turmeric to Your Diet for Good ...
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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 ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains some of the top ...
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 ...
Social worker Maggie Hughes offers some tips for helping ...
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Clinical nurse manager Joni Watson discusses the pros and ...
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Medical oncology social worker Maggie Hughes explains the ...
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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!
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How to Break Into Oncology Nursing
Julianna Paradisi, RN, OCN,
4/1/2015  21
One of the most enjoyable aspects of my recent job transition is meeting new colleagues. Not only are they a great group of nurses, but also for the opportunity to exchange information.
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