TON - November 2018, Vol 11, No 5
Interdisciplinary Approach to Managing Opioid Use at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
The Oncology Nurse-APN/PA spoke with Tonya Edwards, MS, RN, MSN, FNP-C, who discusses how The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center focuses on counseling and supporting patients with cancer who receive opioids for pain relief.
Once-Weekly Carlzomib for Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Survival Multiple Myeloma Improves Progression-Free
Omega-3 fatty acids significantly reduced aromatase inhibitor (AI)-induced joint pain in obese women with breast cancer, according to a new retrospective analysis of the SWOG S0927 study, a 24-week, randomized, controlled clinical trial that compared omega-3 fatty acids and placebo in patients with AI-related arthralgia.
Helping Patients, Caregivers, and Survivors Navigate Cancer Support Resources: The Art of Connecting People
According to Ann M. Berger, PhD, MSN, APRN, AOCNS, FAAN, Professor and Dorothy Hodges Olson Endowed Chair in Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, there is an urgent need for further research in this area to alleviate these symptoms and enhance quality of life among survivors of all types of cancer.
CLL11 Study: 5-Year Results Confirm Obinutuzumab plus Chemotherapy as Front-Line Therapy for Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Stockholm, Sweden—In older patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and comorbidities, the use of immunotherapy with obinutuzumab (Gazyva) plus chemotherapy with chlorambucil (Leukeran) as front-line therapy was supported by the findings of the CLL11 clinical trial final analysis.
FDA Commissioner Outlines New Plan to Increase Biosimilars by “Balancing Innovation and Competition”
Learning how to activate and harness the immune system—the body’s built-in defense against disease—has brought the field of oncology to the cusp of a cure for at least some, if not many, types of cancer, according to an international authority in immuno-oncology.
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