Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN

Articles

Compassion Fatigue: How Nurses Can Care for Themselves

April 22, 2016

Compassion fatigue ... burnout … job-related stress. Whatever the term used to describe it, most oncology nurses will have experienced the feeling themselves or witnessed it in their colleagues, and more than likely, both.

BRCA Mutations in Young Black Women Higher Than Expected

September 03, 2015

Young black women have a higher prevalence of BRCA mutations compared with that previously reported among non-Hispanic white women, placing these women at a higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer.