CE articles from Oncology Nurse Advisor

Oncology Nurse Advisor, a journal for oncology nurses, delivers high-quality CE articles with each issue. See below for a list of Oncology Nurse Advisor CME articles available on myCME. Click here to visit Oncology Nurse Advisor's web site.

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Cancer scan could remove need for radiotherapy in cured patients

PET scan usage for patients with early stage Hodgkin lymphoma could potentially help them avoid unneeded radiotherapy.

BRCA-targeting drug has benefit in prostate cancer

Trials results indicate that the pioneering drug olaparib, which targets inherited mutations, can be beneficial for men with prostate cancer.

New screening technique could identify ovarian cancer in twice as many women

A new screening method utilizing protein analysis can detect ovarian cancer in twice as many women as conventional strategies, according to the latest trial results.

More detailed findings confirm that coffee protects against breast cancer recurrence

For women with breast cancer using the drug tamoxifen, coffee appears to both inhibit tumor growth and reduce recurrence.

Cancer detection rate in dense breast tissue dramatically improved with tomosynthesis

Digital breast tomosynthesis increases the rate of cancer detection in women with dense breast tissue by as much as 67%, according to research.