Evidence and Practice

Clinical

The role of spirituality in women with breast cancer: an integrative literature review

The role of spirituality in women with breast cancer: an integrative literature review

Spirituality can be an important part of a person-centred approach to care

Digital illustration

Developing a digital pre-assessment pathway for patients on systemic anticancer therapy

A look at the challenges to implementation and the findings of a patient feedback survey

Open access
Home denosumab self-administration: a service development project

Home denosumab self-administration: a service development project

The barriers to and facilitators of this project and the results of a patient feedback survey

Clinical decisions

Using clinical decision support systems in breast cancer treatment: a critical review

How CDSSs can assist clinicians in achieving informed cancer treatment decisions

Acute promyelocytic leukaemia: reviewing outcomes of induction treatment with arsenic trioxide and retinoic acid

Acute promyelocytic leukaemia: reviewing outcomes of induction treatment

An investigation into two non-chemotherapy agents, arsenic trioxide and retinoic acid

Metastatic breast cancer patients receiving oral anti-cancer treatment: an audit of practice using CDK 4/6 therapy

Metastatic breast cancer patients receiving oral anti-cancer treatment

Audit of practice using anticancer drugs known as cyclin-dependent kinase 4 and 6 inhibitors

CPD articles

Managing challenging conversations by telephone with people living with cancer

Managing challenging conversations by telephone with people living with cancer

How a clear structure can provide information efficiently and with empathy and compassion

Delivering personalised cancer care to enhance patients’ quality of life

Delivering personalised cancer care to enhance patients’ quality of life

With such care people can exercise choice and control over their care plan and delivery

Making reasonable adjustments to cancer services for people with learning disabilities

Making reasonable adjustments to cancer services for people with learning disabilities

How to ensure people with learning disabilities receive equitable and timely care

Best practice in the transition to adult services for young adults who had childhood cancer

Transition to adult services for young adults who had childhood cancer

Identifying best transition practice for young adults who had childhood cancer

Conducting holistic pain assessments in patients with cancer-related pain

Conducting holistic pain assessments in patients with cancer-related pain

Learn more about the experience of pain in patients living with and beyond cancer

Prehabilitation in cancer care: preparing people for treatment physically and mentally

Prehabilitation in cancer care: preparing people for treatment physically and mentally

The principles of prehabilitation in cancer care and its benefits for people with cancer

Practice question

How should nurses assess and manage pain in a person with cancer?

Exploring the personal meaning of pain for patients can help with support and treatment

Cancer patient

Cancer care: how can I ease patient anxiety made worse by COVID?

Tips and advice for nurses caring for people with cancer during the pandemic

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