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Blogs
Content posted in May 2015
Is the Face of Lung Cancer Getting Younger?
Bobbi Freeman  
5/29/2015   Post a comment
Lung cancer nurse navigator Bobbi Freeman discusses the incidence of lung cancer in patients under 65 years of age.
In Case You Missed It…
Michelle Bragazzi  
5/27/2015   1 comment
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi summarizes advice from experienced nurses to help nurses new to oncology.
Evaluating Two Models of Care for Lung Cancer Patients
Deborah A. Boyle  
5/26/2015   Post a comment
Deborah Boyle discusses sole provider care versus a multidisciplinary approach when treating cancer patients.
More Education Needed for Better Sunscreen Use
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
5/22/2015   2 comments
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning stresses the need for better UV protection.
A Different Treatment Option for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Monica Key  
5/20/2015   Post a comment
Oncology nurse practitioner Monica Key talks about a procedure to help treat metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver.
Burnout, Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder: Are You at Risk?
Carole McCue  
5/19/2015   6 comments
Carole McCue offers suggestions to help prevent nurses from experiencing emotional exhaustion.
AYA Population Have Higher Mortality from Thyroid Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
5/14/2015   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning talks about the incidence of thyroid cancer among the AYA population.
Risks Associated With Obesity & Thyroid Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
5/13/2015   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning talks about another complication associated with obesity: thyroid cancer.
Another Surgical Option for Large Breast Cancer Tumors
Cathy Cole  
5/12/2015   2 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole talks about another surgical procedure beyond the standard mastectomy.
Lung Cancer Patients Respond to Encouragement to Exercise
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
5/11/2015   2 comments
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning talks about lung cancer patients and exercise.
Hiding Behind the Smoke
Lori Smith  
5/8/2015   1 comment
Lori Smith talks about the dangers associated with all forms of tobacco products.
ONS 2015: An Enlightening Option for Oral Mucositis
Monica Key  
5/7/2015   3 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Monica Key talks about a recent ONS session she attended regarding treatment options for oral mucositis.
Study Suggests Rosehips Inhibit Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells
Michael Kaufman  
5/5/2015   Post a comment
Medical journalist Michael Kaufman talks about how rosehip extract may have an effect on triple-negative breast cancer.
Emotional Struggles While Surviving Cancer: The Script Unfolds
Deborah A. Boyle  
5/1/2015   3 comments
Deborah Boyle talks about cancer survivors coping with anxiety related to disease recurrence.




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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