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Content posted in November 2014
Minimizing the Breast Cancer Risk This Holiday Season
Cathy Cole  
11/26/2014   3 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole offers some tips on how to reduce the cancer risk this holiday season.
Putting an End to 'Bad Deaths'
Kerry Anne McGinn  
11/24/2014   4 comments
Kerry Anne McGinn reinforces the fact that we need to do a better job with end-of-life care.
Volunteering as a Nurse
AnnMarie Walton  
11/21/2014   1 comment
AnnMarie Walton shares her experience volunteering as a nurse for those less fortunate.
Moving Palliative Care Into Mainstream Healthcare
Linda M. Gorman  
11/20/2014   1 comment
Linda Gorman discusses the need for palliative care to become a billable service.
Tambre’s Tips on Engaging Patients
Tambre Leighn  
11/18/2014   3 comments
Certified life coach Tambre Leighn offers guidance on how to engage patients to help improve patient care.
The Color Purple: Creating Awareness for a Fatal Disease
Michelle Bragazzi  
11/14/2014   1 comment
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi hopes to increase awareness about pancreatic cancer beyond the month of November.
Contemporary Approaches to Opioid Prescribing for the NP
Anne Booms  
11/13/2014   3 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Anne Booms wants to know how you approach opioid tapering with your cancer patients.
Time to Sprout That Stache for 'Movember'
Michelle Bragazzi  
11/11/2014   11 comments
Community Editor Michelle Bragazzi is asking you to change the face of men's health this month.
An Urgent Call for Oncogeriatric Assessment in Clinical Practice
Deborah A. Boyle  
11/10/2014   5 comments
Deborah Boyle stresses the need for better assessment of the oncogeriatric population.
Is the Choice of Double Mastectomy for Single Breast Cancer Wise?
Cathy Cole  
11/6/2014   4 comments
Breast nurse navigator Cathy Cole explains that bilateral mastectomy procedures shouldn't be taken lightly.
Articulating Suffering: Why Our Patients Need Someone to Listen
Rachel Odo  
11/4/2014   8 comments
Oncology social worker Rachel Odo explains the power of communication when it comes to cancer patients experiencing suffering.
The PACT Act: Advocating to Improve Cancer Care Coordination
Carole McCue  
11/3/2014   2 comments
Carole McCue wants you to speak out and help support the PACT act.

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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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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