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Blogs
Content posted in September 2016
Counseling Requirements Prior to Genetic Testing
Lori Smith  
9/30/2016   2 comments
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith explains that insurance companies may now dictate genetic counseling before testing.
Bone Density Assessment When Using Aromatase Inhibitors
Cathy Cole  
9/29/2016   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole wants to know why more women receiving AIs aren't assessed for bone density.
Multiple Myeloma: The Mysterious Malignancy
Deborah A. Boyle  
9/28/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle notes that we must understand multiple myeloma and the impact it has on an aging society.
Caring for the Caregiver
Carole McCue  
9/26/2016   23 comments
Registered nurse Carole McCue wants to know your strategies for treating caregivers.
What Do You Know About Treatment-Induced Cardiotoxicity?
Katherine Mitchell  
9/22/2016   10 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Katherine Mitchell asks how much you know about treatment-induced cardiotoxicity.
Progress Made in Pediatric Cancer Research, But Long-Term Effects Still in Question
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
9/20/2016   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning talks about a recent report on the long-term treatment effects in pediatric cancers.
Getting Ready for the Future: Improving Care for the Elderly With AML
Deborah A. Boyle  
9/16/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle stresses the need for better clinical research for older adults with leukemia.
Unusual Circumstances
Cathy Cole  
9/13/2016   Post a comment
Screening patients with disabilities is an issue that needs addressed suggests breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole.
Advising Patients About Herbs and Botanicals
Deborah A. Boyle  
9/7/2016   Post a comment
Herbal supplementation should be used with caution explains Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle.
When You Don’t Want To Be No. 1
Deborah A. Boyle  
9/6/2016   Post a comment
Deborah Boyle discusses the latest trend in cancer statistics.




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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