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Content tagged with Lung cancer
posted in November 2012
Patient With Advanced Lung Cancer Presents With a New Symptom Cluster
Quick Quiz  
11/19/2012   3 comments
Mrs. T is a 62-year-old fashion columnist for your city's newspaper. She is receiving her second course of platinum-based chemotherapy for advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. During this office visit for her second course of treatment, Mrs. T. jokingly states that she forgot to put on her makeup but she doesn't seem to need rouge as her complexion has changed.
Genetic Factors & Environmental Exposure
Stephanie Wiseman  
11/13/2012   7 comments
Community editor Stephanie Wiseman discusses a new genome-wide association study (GWAS) on never-smoking Asian women and their increased risk for lung cancer.
November: Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Teresa Brown  
11/6/2012   11 comments
Teresa Brown shares the stigma attached to lung cancer and offers some suggestions on how nurses can help patients move past it.
'Miracle' Survivor Hopes for Another Miracle
Michael Kaufman  
11/2/2012   10 comments
Michael Kaufman shares the story of Matthew Hiznay, and how he went from Stage IV lung cancer to cancer free in two months thanks to crizotinib.

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
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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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