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November 09, 2019
The therapy is now approved for the treatment of anemia in adult patients with beta thalassemia who require regular red blood cell (RBC) transfusions.
November 05, 2019
The FDA has approved the biosimilar pegfilgrastim for treatment to decrease the incidence of infection exhibited from febrile neutropenia.
October 23, 2019
The FDA has expanded the approval of aprepitant to include in its label the use of a single dose regimen in patients receiving moderately epigenetic chemotherapy.
October 03, 2019
Opioids are the go-to treatment for cancer-related pain. But is this mainstay poised to change as the opioid crisis continues to grow?
April 01, 2019
Here are the top 5 Oncology Nursing News stories for March 2019.
January 22, 2019
Registered pharmacist Jamie Fritz, RPh, Oral Pharmacy Manager, Compass Oncology, describes the vital role that oral oncology nurses play in cancer care.
January 18, 2019
The FDA has issued a letter about a possible risk of increased mortality among patients with a type of arterial disease who have paclitaxel-coated implants.
November 30, 2018
Kathy Oubre, MS, Chief Operating Officer, Pontchartrain Cancer Center in Covington, Louisiana, shares some barriers to adherence to oral oncolytics that patients may face.
June 18, 2018
A foundational volume in oncology nursing gets an upgrade.
August 02, 2017
Preventing central line–associated bloodstream infections is a top priority for healthcare practitioners, and following basic safety protocols, such as handwashing and line flushing, is essential to the effort.