Best Practices
Best Practices
Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RNBest Practices | April 17, 2024
Oncology nurses can be key team players when a child is providing caregiving for a parent with cancer.
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Siyana Kurteva, PhDBest Practices | April 16, 2024
Dr. Kurteva explains how nurses can play a key role in improving the discharge process and communication.
Cecilia BrownGI Cancer | April 11, 2024
Researchers studied the impact of using the explain‑simulate‑practice‑communication‑support model of nursing.
Cecilia BrownGI Cancer | April 11, 2024
Fear of cancer recurrence is considered one of the most common unmet needs reported by patients with cancer.
Kerri Winters-Stone, PhDConferences | April 10, 2024
Learn how nurses can help patients find appropriate and accessible ways to be active throughout their cancer journey.
Amanda Brink, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AOCNPGyn-Onc | April 9, 2024
Oncology nurses play a pivotal role in educating patients about these treatment options and ensuring informed decisions.
Theresa Brown, RNNews | April 9, 2024
There's an important corollary concern to hospital staffing, and that is whether hospitals can retain the nurses they have.
Elaine S. DeMeyer, RN, MSN, AOCN®, BMTCN®Multiple Myeloma | April 16, 2024
Although CRAB describes end-organ symptoms of multiple myeloma, it does not provide a full picture.
Elaine S. DeMeyer, RN, MSN, AOCN®, BMTCN®Multiple Myeloma | April 8, 2024
Myeloma is a complex blood cancer that can be difficult to comprehend, especially the 2 earlier precursor disease stages.
Cecilia BrownConferences | April 5, 2024
A team studied real-world concordance with NCCN guidelines for diagnostic tests, workup during observation, and treatment.
Beth Faiman, PhD, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN®, BMTCN®, FAAN, FAPOMultiple Myeloma | April 4, 2024
Learn how to ask informed questions, connect patients with resources, and support shared-decision making.
Elaine S. DeMeyer, RN, MSN, AOCN®, BMTCN®GVHD | April 4, 2024
Oncology nurses have a central role in glycemia control, beginning with a clear assessment of glucose blood levels.
Elaine S. DeMeyer, RN, MSN, AOCN®, BMTCN®GVHD | April 4, 2024
To manage aGVHD, oncology nurses often give high-dose glucocorticoids that can cause steroid-induced hyperglycemia.
Alicia Michaelsen, BSN, RN, BMTCN®Best Practices | March 29, 2024
It's critical for nurses to educate patients and provide context for cancer information that patients may see online.
Ashley Mitchum-Chapman, BSN, RN, OCNBest Practices | April 16, 2024
Learn how a team implemented early chemotherapy education for novice nurses.
Lisa A. Hall, MHA, CDPGI Cancer | March 20, 2024
Lisa A. Hall, MHA, CDP, of the Colorectal Cancer Alliance, speaks about the importance of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
Jeannine M. Brant, PhD, APRN, AOCN, FAANBest Practices | March 19, 2024
Jeannine M. Brant, PhD, APRN, AOCN, FAAN, discusses disparities in access to oncology nurse navigation services.
Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RNPatient Voice | March 22, 2024
As a patient’s care team complexity increased, their perceptions of team effectiveness decreased.
Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RNBest Practices | March 22, 2024
About 1 out of 5 individuals with cancer also have dementia, complicating their diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship care.
Fatemeh Youssefi, PhD, RN, OCNPatient Voice | March 14, 2024
It's important to understand a patient's health practices, rituals, and goals without forming assumptions or biases.