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Blogs
Content posted in June 2016
Navigating Healthcare
Lori Smith  
6/30/2016   Post a comment
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith explains how navigators can really make a difference in cancer prevention.
Death From Medical Errors: More Bad News
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle discusses the third leading cause of death in the US after cancer.
Patient Compliance With Tamoxifen and Letrozole
Cathy Cole  
6/28/2016   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole addresses the need for patient compliance when it comes to antihormonal therapy.
ASCO 2016: Strategies to Reduce Overuse of Aggressive Care at the End of Life
Carole McCue  
6/22/2016   126 comments
Registered nurse Carole McCue stresses the need for better education when it comes to palliative care.
A Hard Day’s Night
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/20/2016   3 comments
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle takes a closer look at fatigue among nurses.
Earlier Methotrexate Treatment for Childhood ALL May Result in Cognitive Dysfunction Later
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
6/16/2016   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning discusses the long-term effects of methotrexate treatment among pediatric patients.
ASCO 2016: 10 Years of AI Therapy May Not Affect QOL
Cathy Cole  
6/13/2016   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole talks about a recent ASCO presentation on long-term AI therapy.
FDA Approves New Targeted Treatment for Bladder Cancer
Carole McCue  
6/9/2016   Post a comment
Registered nurse Carole McCue shares the most recent drug approval for bladder cancer.
Addressing Low Clinical Trial Enrollment Rates in the US
Lori Smith  
6/7/2016   2 comments
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith wants to know how you approach cancer patients about clinical trials.
A Surprise Diagnosis
Cathy Cole  
6/2/2016   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole shares a case of postreconstruction to 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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