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Blogs
Content posted in August 2016
Adding Music Therapy to Cancer Treatment Can Improve Quality of Life
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
8/31/2016   49 comments
Music therapy should also be considered part of the treatment regimen explains health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning.
The APL Success Story
Deborah A. Boyle  
8/30/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle discusses the role of arsenic-based treatments for acute promyelocytic leukemia.
Is Social Media Helpful for Breast Cancer Patients?
Lori Smith  
8/25/2016   Post a comment
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith wants to know how social media is impacting your breast cancer patients.
FDA Approves Extended-Release Sustol for CINV
Carole McCue  
8/23/2016   Post a comment
Registered nurse Carole McCue shares some news on a recently approved drug for CINV.
We Can’t Disregard Male Breast Cancer
Cathy Cole  
8/18/2016   56 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole asks how many male breast cancer patients you see and what is their typical outcome.
Under the Microscope: The Work of Nurses
Deborah A. Boyle  
8/16/2016   8 comments
The nursing workload still needs a lot of improving explains Deborah Boyle.
The Risk of Developing a Second Primary Malignancy
Carole McCue  
8/10/2016   1 comment
Patients with a history of cancer may be at risk for a secondary malignancy explains registered nurse Carole McCue.
Recognizing and Managing Toxicities Associated With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors
Deborah A. Boyle  
8/9/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle explains that oncology nurses should be aware of specific side effects associated with immunotherapies.
Comparing Face-to-Face to Telephone BRCA1/2 Genetic Counseling
Cathy Cole  
8/5/2016   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole talks about telemedicine versus in-person genetic counseling.
Getting Personal
Cathy Cole  
8/2/2016   54 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole wants to know if you've ever experienced a close relationship with a patient.




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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