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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Primary Care Physicians May Be Key to Meeting the Growing Demand for Cancer Care

Radical improvements in diagnostic services, cancer education, and training, and policies that encourage integration between primary and specialist care, primary care doctors could hold the key to meeting the growing demand for cancer care.

DNA Alterations Occur the Earliest in Lung Cancer Development

Working with tissue, blood, and DNA from six people with precancerous and cancerous lung lesions, scientists identified what they believe are the very earliest premalignant genetic changes that mark the potential onset of lung cancer.

Study Reveals New Driver for Assessing Cancer Survival and Drug Sensitivity

Cancer specialists have long looked at genetic mutations and DNA copy changes to predict patient survival and drug sensitivity. A study has opened up yet another avenue for understanding why some people live longer or respond better to treatment.

Older Patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma Benefit from Treatment with Brentuximab Vedotin

Brentuximab vedotin is proven an effective and safe first course of treatment for older patients with Hodgkin lymphoma who are not candidates for chemotherapy.

Artificial Intelligence May Better Predict Response in Breast Cancer Treatment

Researchers are working on a way to use artificial intelligence to predict a patient's response to two common chemotherapy drugs used to treat breast cancer: paclitaxel and gemcitabine.