News: oncology nursing

A Closer Look

Friday, June 29th, 2012

By collecting donor stem cells for transplant, apheresis nurse Carol Kelso, R.N., delivers hope to patients with blood cancers.

Big Picture Moments

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Clinical trials nurse Wendy Cooper is excited to play a part in bringing research advances from the lab to the clinic.

Caring for the Whole Patient

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

For more than 30 years, surgical nurse Carolyn Watts, M.S.N., R.N., has tended to patients’ wounds. But healing, she notes, is about more than just the physical wounds. As she often tells nursing students: “Look at the whole patient, and not just the hole in the patient.” This holistic approach is especially important in cancer [...]