Author | Pamela J. Haylock, PhD, RN

Articles

Why Aren’t We Working Together?

April 29, 2010

It’s not an outcome Dr. Harold Freeman, President and Founder, Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care and Prevention, or anyone else could have imagined, but since cancer patient navigators were introduced in the 1990s, we’re seeing battles and competition over just about every aspect of it.

Living to the End: Merging Holistic and Evidence-Based Strategies to Meet the Needs of People Living With Advanced Cancer

August 03, 2009

Robyn was 63 years old when she was diagnosed with Stage III ovarian cancer. After recovering from a total abdominal hysterectomy and oopherectomy, she traveled to a comprehensive cancer center to consult with a physician specializing in ovarian cancer. She took her entire collection of pathology slides and reports, laboratory and imaging study reports, and the summary of her surgical procedure.