September 2012

Detecting Bone Disease in Multiple Myeloma Patients

October 16, 2012

Feature Story

It is important for oncologists to monitor, design, and administer appropriate bone health treatments at the earliest stages for the 80% to 90% of patients with multiple myeloma who develop osteolytic bone lesions.

Screening and Management: Distress and the Nurse Navigator, Part II

September 28, 2012

Nurse Navigators

Cancer and its treatment creates or aggravates psychosocial distress, while unresolved physical and practical problems can also add to the distress of patients attempting to complete their treatment and recovery.

The Oncology Drug Shortage: At Practice Level, Shortages Become Personal and Painful

September 26, 2012

Nurse's Notes

Providing oncology care is in itself intense and challenging, and the ongoing shortage of oncology drugs has made clinical practice even more challenging as we deal with the shortage on a very personal level.