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Social Media: A Meaningful Tool to Share Nurses' Voices

Social Media: A Meaningful Tool to Share Nurses' Voices

October 1st 2020, 8:17pm

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A professional social media presence can be beneficial for oncology nurses and their followers, but there are a few guidelines that nurses should keep in mind.

Prevent the Spread of C. Diff on Oncology Units

Prevent the Spread of C. Diff on Oncology Units

September 28th 2020, 11:31pm

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Repeated education and other protocols can decrease the spread of this deadly infection.

Opioid-Free Regimen Is Feasible After Laparoscopic Surgery

Opioid-Free Regimen Is Feasible After Laparoscopic Surgery

September 25th 2020, 9:00pm

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Women who were prescribed non-opioid pain management after their gynecologic cancer procedure tended to have quick recoveries.

Opioid Overview: Know What to Use and When

Opioid Overview: Know What to Use and When

September 24th 2020, 11:05pm

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Pain management is both an art and a science, according to Jeannine Brant, PhD, APRN, AOCN, FAAN

Facing Moral Distress as an Oncology Nurse

Facing Moral Distress as an Oncology Nurse

September 23rd 2020, 10:51pm

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What can nurses do when they feel powerless to make a morally just decision at work?

Durvalumab Boosts Survival Outcomes in Locally Advanced NSCLC

Durvalumab Boosts Survival Outcomes in Locally Advanced NSCLC

August 25th 2020, 10:17pm

Annual School of Nursing Oncology

Locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer traditionally had high relapse rates after initial treatment. Now durvalumab may bring better survival rates to these patients.

CAR T-Cell Therapy: Promising, But Not Perfect

CAR T-Cell Therapy: Promising, But Not Perfect

August 19th 2020, 5:00pm

Annual School of Nursing Oncology

Nurses need to know the potentially life-threatening adverse events of CAR T-cell therapy.

More for Melanoma: Nurse Discusses Unmet Needs

More for Melanoma: Nurse Discusses Unmet Needs

August 18th 2020, 9:05pm

Annual School of Nursing Oncology

Despite many exciting advances in recent years, there are still aspects of melanoma treatment that need to be further studied and understood, said Grace Cherry, NP, a nurse practitioner at UCLA Health.

Adverse Event Management for BRAF/MEK Inhibitors in Melanoma

Adverse Event Management for BRAF/MEK Inhibitors in Melanoma

August 14th 2020, 10:00pm

Annual School of Nursing Oncology

“Nurses are our frontline as far as giving these treatments and also in teaching our patients about side effects and detecting them,” Grace Cherry, NP, MSN, RN said.

Support Patients' Treatment Decisions During COVID-19

Support Patients' Treatment Decisions During COVID-19

August 9th 2020, 7:00pm

Annual School of Nursing Oncology

Patients with breast cancer may be apprehensive to come into the clinic for treatment amidst the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. However, others may prefer seeing their treatment team in person.