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Focus On Patients

Dr. Teresa Hagan Thomas

About The Author: Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RN

Teresa Hagan Thomas, PhD, RN, is a nurse and researcher. She is passionate about improving cancer care to ensure patients’ needs and priorities drive the care they receive. Dr. Thomas has an active program...
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Study Demonstrates the Role of Cortisol in the Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients’ Quality of...

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women. Approximately 287,850 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer...

Quality Improvement Project Improves Cultural Competency of Interprofessional Staff in Providing Care for LGBTQIA+...

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) patients frequently receive suboptimal healthcare. As a group, these individuals experience higher rates of anxiety,...

Study Describes Extent of Symptom Burden in Patients Receiving Checkpoint Inhibitors

Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) are a common form of immunotherapy treatment for patients with melanoma and non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). These treatments reverse...

Untire App Improves Patients’ Fatigue by Supporting Psychological Health

Health applications (“apps”) are proliferating as people seek easily accessible technologies to improve their physical and emotional well-being. Patients with cancer have many supportive-care...

Lay Navigator Palliative Care Intervention for African American and Rural Family Caregivers Demonstrates Feasibility...

Caregivers of people diagnosed with metastatic advanced cancer provide hours of care to their family member, often helping to manage their symptoms, track their...
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