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Content posted in December 2014
What Kind of Happy Are You?
Monica Key  
12/31/2014   2 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Monica Key wants to know how the oncology profession impacts your happiness.
Multidisciplinary Program May Improve Access to Breast Reconstruction
Cathy Cole  
12/29/2014   1 comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole explains how a multidisciplinary breast cancer program may help streamline the surgical process.
Overcoming Disadvantages in Cancer Care With Telemedicine
Anne Booms  
12/24/2014   3 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Anne Booms explains how telemedicine may benefit rural cancer patients.
Reimbursement for End-of-Life Discussions
Linda M. Gorman  
12/22/2014   2 comments
Linda Gorman talks about the possibility of Medicare reimbursement for end-of-life discussions with patients.
Managing Holiday Stress for Patients, Caregivers & Healthcare Providers
Tambre Leighn  
12/18/2014   2 comments
Professional life coach Tambre Leighn offers some tips on how we can help minimize stress and sadness during the holiday season.
QSEN Initiative: Quality & Safety Education for Nurses
Carole McCue  
12/16/2014   2 comments
Carole McCue explains the concept of "systems thinking" in nursing care.
Acid Reducers May Have Favorable Impact on Head & Neck Cancer
Michelle Bragazzi  
12/12/2014   3 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains the possible benefit of taking acid reducer medication for patients with head and neck cancer.
Survivorship Care Planning Finally Gets Consensus
Deborah A. Boyle  
12/11/2014   2 comments
Deborah Boyle talks about the successful collaboration accomplished in the development of universal survivorship care plans.
Webinar to Address ‘Sexualization of Breast Cancer’
Michael Kaufman  
12/9/2014   5 comments
Michael Kaufman wants to know if you feel that current breast cancer campaigns are inappropriate.
Mutated PALB2 Gene May Increase Breast Cancer Risk
Cathy Cole  
12/5/2014   4 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole discusses a newly discovered genetic mutation that may increase the risk for developing breast cancer.
Is There Safety in Numbers?
AnnMarie Walton  
12/3/2014   13 comments
Oncology nurse AnnMarie Walton wants to know if you think nurse-patient ratios should be mandated in oncology.
The Balancing Act
Rachel Odo  
12/1/2014   4 comments
Oncology social worker Rachel Odo wants to know how you create balance in the workplace and in your personal lives.

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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