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Blogs
Content posted in October 2016
The Impact of Increased Cost of Death With Dignity Medications
Carole McCue  
10/31/2016   Post a comment
Carole McCue raises concern over the rising cost of end-of-life medications.
Financial Hardship on Cancer Survivors: The Burden of Stress Continues
Deborah A. Boyle  
10/26/2016   27 comments
Oncology nurse specialist Deborah Boyle explains that financial hardship among cancer patients is a toxicity that still needs addressed.
Approval Granted for Olaratumab/Doxorubicin Combo for Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
10/25/2016   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning talks about a new drug for sarcoma recently approved by the FDA.
Nurses’ Critical Missing Skill Set Education
Deborah A. Boyle  
10/24/2016   21 comments
Oncology nurse specialist Deborah Boyle wants to know how oncology nurses are supposed to learn good communication skills.
7 Critical Steps to Creating Sustainable Change
Tambre Leighn  
10/21/2016   Post a comment
Professional health coach Tambre Leighn provides tips on how to adjust to the ever-changing healthcare environment.
Q&A With Beckie Gladfelter, Author of ‘My Warrior Mommy’
Lauren Evoy Davis  
10/20/2016   Post a comment
Health writer Lauren Davis shares one woman's journey on how to best explain a cancer diagnosis to children.
UV Light Robots Reduce Clostridium Difficile Transmissions
Lori Smith  
10/18/2016   Post a comment
A new device may help decrease C. diff infection rates explains nurse practitioner Lori Smith.
You Are What You Drink
Deborah A. Boyle  
10/14/2016   1 comment
Deborah Boyle explains the hidden risks behind what you drink.
Educating Breast Cancer Survivors About Lymphedema, Reducing Its Effects
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
10/12/2016   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning explains the lymphedema risk and how researchers are helping to minimize it.
Recommendations From the Cancer Moonshot Panel
Carole McCue  
10/10/2016   Post a comment
Carole McCue explains the Cancer Moonshot program recommendations and what this may mean for you and your patients.
Clinical Trials Need Patients, But Patients Need to Know About Them
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
10/4/2016   39 comments
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning highlights the need for better education and accessibility to cancer clinical trials.
Oncologists Still Need to Get On Board With Antiemetic Guidelines
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
10/3/2016   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning wants to know your policy on antiemetic use before chemotherapy administration.




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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