October 2016

The Elephant in the Pink Room: Living With Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 14, 2016

Cover Story

When Breast Cancer Awareness Month arrives each October, for many women there is a lot to be thankful for. Research advances have led to less aggressive treatment options and a good prognosis for women with early-stage disease, but for women with metastatic breast cancer (MBC), it is a different story.

Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Want Better Communication With Providers

October 14, 2016

Cover Story

In 2014, Novartis Oncology commissioned the Harris Poll to conduct the Make Your Dialogue Count survey to identify the emotional needs of patients newly diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer as well as during treatment change.

What You Need to Know About Liver Cancer

October 13, 2016

Nurse's Notes

With the mortality rate for liver cancer rising faster than the mortality rate for any other cancer, it is important that oncology nurses are aware of risk factors, screening, and treatments so they can pass information on to their patients.