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Breast Cancer Reconstruction: 21st Century Tattooing Artistry
Cathy Cole  
6/29/2017   Post a comment
Lately I have noted more in the way of artistic originality to complete breast reconstruction as if the breast was a canvas to place a work of art.
Chemo at the End of Life: The ‘Deep Dive’ Continues
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/26/2017   1 comment
The aggressiveness of cancer care near the end of life has emerged as both a quality and cost issue of critical importance.
Treating Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in the Elderly
Cathy Cole  
6/21/2017   Post a comment
Researchers looked to characterize treatment of triple-negative breast cancer in older patients and measure mortality risk relative to younger women.
Onco-Palliative Care: The Standard Has Been Set
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/19/2017   Post a comment
The American Society of Clinical Oncology wrote a provisional clinical opinion on the integration of palliative care into standard cancer care.
Improve Your Communication With 4 Easy Tips
Tambre Leighn  
6/16/2017   Post a comment
There are many layers to being a great communicator, but as with most things, the most critical step is stopping to take time to notice how you communicate and the outcomes you are getting.
Tai Chi Chih for Insomnia in Breast Cancer Patients
Cathy Cole  
6/13/2017   Post a comment
A recent study found that Tai Chi Chih could be as effective as cognitive behavioral therapy for improving insomnia among survivors of breast cancer.
The Tobacco Tales Trajectory Unfolds
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/9/2017   Post a comment
The prominence of tobacco and its relationship to dying prematurely from cancer cannot be understated
Over Half of ED Visits by Cancer Patients Could Be Avoided
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
6/7/2017   Post a comment
More than half of ED visits by cancer patients could have been avoided had they received better symptom management tools and access to personalized outpatient care.
Another Treatment Option for CINV
Katherine Mitchell  
6/2/2017   1 comment
Christine is a 42-year-old African American female with stage IV colon cancer. She is currently on therapy with FOLFIRI every 21 days. She may win the unwanted prize for having the most struggles with chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.

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
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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