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Oncology Nursing News Top Stories: September 2022

September 29th 2022

Each month, we take a look back at the most popular Oncology Nursing News® stories. Here are the top 5 stories from September 2022.

Sodium Thiosulfate Gets Green Light for Chemotherapy-Induced Hearing Loss in Pediatric Patients

September 29th 2022

The FDA has approved sodium thiosulfate to protect the hearing of pediatric patients who are at least 1 year old and are receiving cisplatin-based treatments.

Patient Profile 4: A Patient with HER2+ Gastric Cancer Treated With T-DXd Who Develops Diarrhea

September 29th 2022

Shifting focus to the second patient profile of HER2+ gastric cancer, key opinion leaders highlight the risk and management of diarrhea in this setting.

Ongoing Clinical Trials With T-DXd in HER2+ Gastric Cancer

September 29th 2022

Panelists briefly review ongoing clinical trials with trastuzumab deruxtecan in the setting of HER2+ gastric cancers.

Rise of Oral Cancer Drugs Signal Deeper Financial Toxicity Issues for Patients

September 28th 2022

Mary Anderson, BSN, RN, OCN; and Christina Bach, MBE, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, FAOSW, discuss approaches to help patients navigate financial toxicity and insurance coverage in the age of oral anticancer drugs.


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