September 19th 2011
The iFOBT test examines the stool for hidden blood, which could come from anywhere in the GI tract, and possibly indicates a colon tumor or precancerous growths known as polyps.
August 26th 2011
Personal perspectives from oncology nurses of abstracts presented at ASCO on research with the potential to change practice, important studies that failed to meet expectations, and topics particularly relevant to oncology nurses.
July 8th 2011
Cancer and Careers is the only program of its kind, dedicated to empowering and educating people with cancer to thrive in their workplace.
July 7th 2011
Oral oncolytic treatment, a self-administered medication, empowers patients with a level of control over their cancer treatment experience.
July 1st 2011
Carlton Brown, PhD, RN, has been a member of ONS for 18 years and is in the second year of his 2-year term as president.
June 29th 2011
Nurse scientist Donna Berry, PhD, RN, received the 2011 ONS Distinguished Researcher Award, which recognizes a nurse researcher whose work has enhanced the science and practice of oncology nursing.
June 28th 2011
Singer, songwriter, and cancer survivor Charlie Lustman brought his Made Me Nuclear album and Musical HOPE Campaign to the ONS 36th Annual Congress.
May 21st 2011
3D mammogram system approved, NCCN 2011 Avastin breast cancer guidelines, and the approval of generic docetaxel.
April 15th 2011
Negative attitudes toward smokers extend to patients with lung cancer, regardless of whether or not they have ever actually smoked
April 14th 2011
As part of the Intellisphere Oncology Specialty Group's new partnership with the John Theurer Cancer Center (JTCC), our online and print coverage will provide special insight from JTCC's oncology healthcare professionals