TITLE

ONS addresses cancer genetics in oncology nursing

PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Oncology Nurse Advisor;January/February 2013, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Oncology Nursing Society's (ONS) release of a position statement titled "Oncology Nursing: The Application of Cancer Genetics and Genomics Throughout The Oncology Care Continuum." According to this statement, oncology nurses should integrate evidence-based genetic and genomic information into practice and help in educating the public about the potential benefits and limitations of genetics and genomic testing.
ACCESSION #
88088359

 

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