A review of geriatric assessment tools and their role in assessing older patients with cancer before and after treatment.
The Oncology Nursing Society developed guidelines recommending patient support programs to improve patient adherence to oral medication regimens.
This review article discusses how cancer care may cause survivors of sexual trauma to re-experience their trauma and offers tips on how to mitigate this potential.
A research project at health system sought to increase the rate of serious illness conversations between clinicians and patients with cancer.
A patient case highlights the need to ensure that patients and their families understand the distinction between the roles of the patient and the “decision maker,” as they pertain to end-of-life care decisions.
A review of the critical role of oncology nurses in optimal palliative and supportive care for patients with advanced penile cancer.
This case illustrates how easy it is to jump over “the space between” your patient’s question and your response, and why a pause before answering is important.
DNPs offer their personal experiences on responding to microaggressions in the workplace as well as tips on achieving advancements.
A frantic phone call illustrates 2 concepts in communication that many nurses have had to experience: How to help someone accept what they don’t want to accept.
A qualitative descriptive study identified the interest and willingness to participate in clinical trials of patients 65 and older and their caregivers.