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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Investigational Immunotherapeutic Approach Increased Survival in Patients With Bladder Cancer

A novel immunotherapeutic approach improved outcomes for patients with advanced bladder cancer, according to a recent study.

Researchers Show That Pigeons Are Adept at Interpreting Radiologic Diagnostic Images

With some training and selective food reinforcement, pigeons performed as well as humans in categorizing digitized slides and mammograms showing benign and malignant human breast tissue.

Rates of PSA Screening and Early Stage Prostate Cancer Are Declining

The impact on PSA screening and prostate cancer incidence before and after the 2012 USPSTF screening recommendations were examined in two recent studies.

Use of Genomic Testing in Breast Cancer Has Greater Impact on Treatment, Costs

Receipt of the 21-gene recurrence score assay (RS) impacts breast cancer treatment and health care costs.

Timing Matters for Pegfilgrastim Administration

The incidence of febrile neutropenia was significantly higher among patients who received pegfilgrastim prophylaxis on the same day.