Here are the top 5 Oncology Nursing News stories for September 2019.
5. Katie Couric’s Message to Her Younger Self
Broadcast journalist Katie Couric was 41 when her husband, Jay Monahan, was diagnosed with cancer. In this video interview, she examines what she would say if she could go back and give a message to her younger self.
4. What’s in a Name?
To fight the issues of burnout within oncology nursing, we look at how nurses must allow others to step into their world and understand the issues they face.
3. Handling Immune-Related Toxicities
With exciting new immune checkpoint inhibitor therapies come new adverse events that oncology nurses must familiarize themselves with. Learn more about them here.
2. Expert Discusses Violence Against Nurses
In this month’s edition of the “CURE Talks Cancer” podcast, nursing edition, we spoke with an expert about how the changing healthcare system may be leading to more violence against nurses and other practitioners.
1. Financial Toxicity Impacts Symptom Burden
Here, get a closer look at how the financial burden of treatment affects many cancer survivors, making them more prone to experience depression or anxiety.