Nursing Management of Tumor Lysis Syndrome With Carol Viele, RN, MS, OCN®, CNS
Oncology Data Advisor welcomes back Carol Viele, RN, MS, OCN®, CNS, a licensed clinical nurse specialist and an associate clinical professor at the University of California San Francisco School of Nursing. Ms. Viele has nearly 25 years of experience in oncology supportive care. In this episode, she discusses nursing management of tumor lysis syndrome (TLS), including risk assessment, prophylaxis, early detection, treatment, and patient education. Discussion Notes: On why TLS is a major...
Bone Marrow Transplant in Cancer Care With Philip McCarthy, MD
Philip McCarthy, MD is the director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York. He has been in oncology practice for more than 20 years. His research interests include patient outcomes after blood and marrow transplantation, blood and marrow stem cell isolation, and preclinical models of bone marrow transplantation. He spoke with Oncology Data Advisor about when to consider bone marrow transplantation (BMT), barriers to transplant...
Applying Emerging Evidence in Lung Cancer Practice
Mark Socinski, MD, Director of the Lung Cancer Section at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, leads a case-based discussion on the contemporary management of non-small cell lung cancer.