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Joan Such Lockhart on the Need for an Oncology Nursing Workforce

Joan Such Lockhart, PhD, RN, CORLN, AOCN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN, clinical professor, Duquesne University School of Nursing, discusses the "supply and demand" of oncology nurses.

Uridine Triacetate for 5-FU or Capecitabine Toxicity

Transcript: Alice Beers, RN, BSN, OCN: I think healthcare professionals need to be very cognizant of the fact that people can have severe reactions to 5-FU and capecitabine. Historically, we thi...

Outpatient Electronic Prescriptions

In order to determine the error rate of outpatient electronic prescriptions, a group of researchers in the Boston, MA, area retrospectively reviewed 3,850 computer-generated prescriptions received ...

Impact of Goals of Care on Resource Use at End of Life

Amy R. Lipson, PhD Sara L. Douglas, PhD, RN   Amy R. Lipson, PhD, is a senior research associate, and Sara L. Douglas, PhD, RN is the Arline H. & Curtis F. Garvin Professor in Nursing ...

Expert Discusses Advances, Unmet Needs in GVHD Treatment

While treatment for graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) has improved in recent years, thanks to drugs such as ruxolitinib (Jakafi), there are still unmet needs for patients who experience this toxicit...

Non-Alcoholic Docetaxel Injection Gains FDA Approval

The non-alcohol formulation of docetaxel (Docetaxel Injection) has been approved by the FDA as treatment for patients with breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), prostate cancer, gas...

Improving Care for Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Transcript:  Sara M. Tolaney, MD, MPH: Adherence is such a challenge because I think many of us don’t even realize that all our patients aren’t really taking all the medications...

Nursing Through the Prism of Childhood

Elizabeth Davis BSN, RN, CPN Growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, Elizabeth Davis, BSN, RN, CPN, always knew that nurses and doctors at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital cared for critical...

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