ONCOLOGY Nurse Edition Vol 24 No 7 | Oncology Nurse Edition

Venous Thromboembolism in a Gynecologic Cancer Patient

July 09, 2010

Mrs. S. is a 37-year-old Caucasian female who sought care at her home institution overseas during a period of several months for complaints of esophageal reflux, constipation, early satiety, increasing abdominal girth, and fatigue.

Energy Therapies

July 09, 2010

Energy therapies consist of interventions that are designed to interact with the biofield of a person. The concept of the biofield is based on the assumption that all living things have a natural flow of energy that is integral to their basic composition.

Near Misses: Free Lessons for Safer Care

July 08, 2010

You are a Registered Nurse working in a busy oncology unit. While assessing one of your patients, you notice that the bag of morphine used in his patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) system is running low.