ONS Congress 2021

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Telemedicine Use for Chemo Education in Rural Setting

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress discussed the implementation of telemedicine to provide chemotherapy education...
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Racial Crisis Forum Provides Support to Oncology Nurses During Difficult Times

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress detailed one center’s creation of a forum to discuss...
Smiling mid adult female doctor gives good news to a patient during a telemedicine appointment.

Remote Education for New Nurses During the Time of COVID-19

COVID-19 forced many aspects of everyday life to shift to the virtual setting, including education. A poster presented during...
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Nurse-Led Phone Calls After Immunotherapy, Chemotherapy Treatment Beneficial to Patients

Patients often experience anxiety following chemotherapy and may be unlikely to report treatment-related symptoms that emerge. Without proper management,...
Nurse and patient

Acute Leukemia Class Significantly Increases Caregiver Knowledge

Patient education plays a significant role in oncology nursing, and this extends to patients’ caregivers, as well. A poster...
A little girl with her mother is in the living room, the doctor came to examine and encourage her

Increasing Nurses’ Confidence and Frequency of Patient Education

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress reviewed an intervention aimed at increasing oncology patient education...
Healthy lifestyle concepts: red heart shape plate with fresh organic fruits and vegetables shot on blue background. A digital blood pressure monitor, doctor stethoscope, dumbbells and tape measure are beside the plate

An Emphasis on Diet, Lifestyle in Cancer Care and Beyond

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress detailed the implementation of a lifestyle medicine clinic for...
Virtual doctor appointment for cancer patient at home

Addressing Quality and Safety Issues in At-Home Chemotherapy Use

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress evaluated quality and safety improvement measures targeting at-home chemotherapy. Kerstin...
Nurse talking and doing a emotional support to a female senior patient at hospital

Improving the Clinical Research Unit: A Ray of Hope for ‘Challenging’ Units

A poster presented during the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress shared one center’s success in improving patient and staff...

Hematology and Oncology News

Curated Journal Abstracts

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