Nursing Perspectives on Managing Toxicities With ADCs in Metastatic Gastric and Breast CancersSeptember 1st 2022
In this episode of "The Vitals," Sarah Donahue, MPH, NP, AOCNP; Jamie Carroll, APRN, CNP, MSN; Theresa Wicklin Gillespie, PhD, MA, RN, FAAN; and Elizabeth Prechtel-Dunphy, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, AOCN, exchange clinical pearls for treating patients receiving antibody-drug conjugates.
Beth Sandy on Incorporating Amivantamab and Mobocertinib into Clinical Practice for Patients With EGFR Exon 20 Insertion NSCLCAugust 5th 2022
Beth Sandy, MSN, CRNP, discusses the application of 2 FDA approved drugs for patients with non–small cell lung cancer and an exon 20 insertion mutation.
More Broad Molecular Tests Are Needed to Accurately Treat Non-Small Cell Lung CancerAugust 17th 2021
Patients with non-small cell lung cancer driver mutations respond better to targeted treatments compared to chemotherapy, yet less than half of these patients receive next generation sequencing.
Guiding Nurses On HCC Management During The Era Of COVID-19May 21st 2020
This OncLive® webinar focused on the impact of COVID-19 on oncology nursing care for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. We featured oncology nurse experts, Amy Hillsman, CRNP, and Abigail Smith, CRNP, discussing important topics and considerations for nurses and how they continue to provide the best care for their patients during this time.
Helping Caregivers and Families Feel More Able to ManageAugust 11th 2016
Caregivers of young adult survivors (YAS) of childhood brain tumors, usually their mothers, live dramatically altered lives as they incorporate illness management into family life and function in caregiving roles well into the survivors’ adulthood.
Yoga Improves Quality of Life in Men Having Radiotherapy for Prostate CancerAugust 2nd 2016
The health benefits of yoga are many, but in the oncology setting, studies of the approach have focused primarily on women with breast cancer. However, a small, first-of-its-kind study by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is exploring how yoga may also improve treatment-related symptoms in men who are undergoing radiotherapy for their prostate cancer. And the results, thus far, are promising.
Penile Rehabilitation in Prostate Cancer PatientsAugust 19th 2015
While controversial, advances in understanding how prostate cancer treatments impact the physiology of erections have led to increased interest in penile rehabilitation interventions for these patients.