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- Tom Chapman and Cancer Wellness at Piedmont. MARILL, MICHELE COHEN // Atlanta;Nov2013, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p92
The article offers information on the cancer wellness program offered by the Piedmont Hospital for supporting patients and oncology nurses in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Preventing Crises in the Patient With Cancer. Shelton, Brenda K. // Oncology Nursing Forum;Jul2000, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p905
Outlines the elements of an assessment methodology to detect potential complications in patients with cancer. Factors important in the prevention of a critical event in the course of patient care; List of potential complications of cancer; Assessment parameters for several oncologic emergencies.
- The Knowledge Patients Impart. Green, Cheryl Ann // Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing;Apr2014, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p250
A tear falls down his left cheek as he recalls times of athleticism and strength. A mind fine tuned with operatic music and best selling novels. He smiles as you grasp his right hand and squeeze it. "How are you Mr. Frankle? Do you have any pain?"
- A Seat at the Table: Redesigning Cancer Care. Nevidjon, Brenda // Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing;Feb2014, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p13
The Institute of Medicine's ([IOM's], 2011) report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, included the key message, "Nurses should be full partners, with physicians and other health professionals, in redesigning health care in the United States" (p. 221). That is a call for...
- FROM THE EDITOR. Faiman, Beth // Oncology Nurse-APN/PA;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p4
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- Call for Action: Caring for the United States' Aging Cancer Survivors. Palos, Guadalupe R.; Zandstra, Fran // Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing;Feb2013, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p88
The United States is undergoing significant societal shifts that will have profound implications for the professional practice of oncology nurses, including the aging of the nation's baby boomers and an anticipated increase in cancer survivors. Understanding of the confluence of those factors...
- ONCOLOGY NURSES' PERCEPTIONS OF COMMON PATIENT PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED IN CARE. Johnson, Elizabeth // Oncology Nursing Forum;Mar2007, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p529
Nursing care involves the management of clinical problems related to disease or treatment. Nursing care is often multidimensional requiring ongoing critical analysis of competency and staffing needs. Oncology nursing can be especially complex given the multiple organ involvement related to the...
- Illuminating The Patterning Of Experience Of Student Nurse To Learn Cancer Nursing: Self-Reflection Based On Dialogue-Journal-Integrated Educational Approach Within Rogers' Model. Minegishi, Hideko // International Journal for Human Caring;2005, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p111
Presents an abstract of the study "Illuminating the Pattern of Experience of Student Nurse to Learn Cancer Nursing: Self-Reflection Based on Dialogue-Journal-Integrated Educational Approach Within Rogers' Model" to be presented at the 27th Conference of the International Association for Human...
- Speak for yourself. // Nursing Standard;11/16/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p26
From her early days in cancer nursing, Kathy Redmond was determined to make life better for patients. Her efforts have helped ensure that the views of cancer patients are now higher up the European agenda.