A literature search of new studies clarifies, refutes, and expands on previous recommendations for managing new and established CIPN in patients treated with cytotoxic agents.
Survey results show that parents are in agreement with their adolescents with cancer regarding some concerns but not all.
A cross-sectional mixed-method study demonstrated that music therapy diminished cancer-related fatigue.
“Telechaplaincy” involves the use of telecommunications, including telephone calls, videos, and videoconferencing, to provide religious/spiritual care.
Communication breakdowns associated with a loss of hearing can potentially impact older patients’ adherence to treatment plans.
This study is the first placebo-controlled clinical trial to investigate a treatment for MRONJ in patients for whom the condition is established.
In addition to being common yet serious diseases, both cancer and fibromyalgia bring a high burden of physical pain and negative effects on mental health.
Vitamin D may be used to reduce the risk of immune checkpoint inhibitor-related colitis, as well as ulcerative colitis and graft-vs-host disease.
Research findings from ESMO confirm that patients with cancer can improve their symptoms of CRF if they “avoid inactivity”; in addition, greater use of supportive care can also help.
A retrospective study of CMV-seropositive adults receiving allogeneic HCT and CMV-seronegative HLA-matched sibling donors found that vancomycin exposure before HCT increased the risk for CMV reactivation.
The American Society of Clinical Oncology published new clinical guidelines on the management of cachexia in adults with advanced cancer.
A discussion on the genetic influence of single nucleotide polymorphisms on cancer pain and their potential to assist pain management in patients with cancer.
The level of control of acute-phase CIV in pediatric patients was lower in this study than has been reported for adult patients; control of delayed-phase CIV is also poor.
As part of our 10-year celebration, the editors of ONA look at a subspecialty collaboration that can enhance palliative care and expand the multidisciplinary cancer care team.
Telemedicine and coordination of care by an ONN helped provide access to fertility preservation services from a distant tertiary care center for women with cancer.
Researchers aimed to determine whether the addition of radiotherapy was associated with a risk for adverse events among patients treated with ICIs.
The FDA has approved a new ready-to-dilute liquid formulation of Akynzeo® injection (fosnetupitant/palonosetron; Helsinn) for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy, in combination with dexamethasone in adults.
A review of techniques oncology nurses can use to help themselves cope with their feelings as they navigate through the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on their practice, their patients, and themselves.
Results of a randomized, controlled trial demonstrated that videoconference support improves anxiety and distress in DCGs of patients with cancer.
A reflection on survivorship issues and up-to-date reports on current trends in treatment management.