Kathleen Wolf, RN, BSN, MBA, NEA-BC, discuss how nurses can tackle difficult conversations with patients.
Susan Cobb, PhD, RN-BC, Fox Chase Cancer Center, discusses how to approach difficult conversations as a nurse.
At Fox Chase Cancer Center, staff receive a Caring Behaviors educational segment that goes through one-to-one conversations with patients. This training covers how to be present in the conversations, eye-contact, touch, and communication. These techniques can be used during difficult conversations. There are also opportunities for ongoing education through other nurse mentors, and support from other specialists, including pastoral care.
Oncology Nurses Provide Patients an Avenue to Supportive CareNovember 12th 2019
Palliative care is often associated with a patient entering end of life treatment and giving up on their treatment, but that isn't the reality of what id can do for patients. And oncology nurses can help guide patients to the right supportive care for them.
Hyman B. Muss Discusses the Importance of Nurses in Treating Pregnant Women With Breast CancerMarch 23rd 2016
Hyman B. Muss, MD, professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, discusses the vital roles that nurses play when it comes to treating pregnant women with breast cancer.
Kimberly J. Van Zee on Nomograms Helping in DCIS Treatment Decision-MakingMarch 18th 2016
Kimberly J. Van Zee, MS, MD, FACS, attending surgeon at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the institution's newly-developed nomogram that can help women make treatment decisions about ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).
Patients With uHCC Who Experience irAEs With Tremelimumab/Durvalumab Achieve Numerical Improvements in OS
Adding Ribociclib to Endocrine Therapy Yields 25% Relative Reduction in Risk of Invasive Disease In Patients With HR+/HER2– Early Breast Cancer
Simple Hysterectomy May Replace Radical Hysterectomy as Standard of Care in Low-Risk, Early-Stage Cervical Cancer
Ridad and McKaig Discuss Oncology Nurse Perceptions on Medical Cannabis
2 Clarke Drive
Cranbury, NJ 08512