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Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Health professionals’ views of the approval process for cancer treatment

Aim The aim of this study was to explore the approval and funding of new cancer...

The benefits of a nurse and dietician-led follow-up clinic in head and neck cancer

A joint clinic run by a nurse and a dietician was established to follow up patients...

Administering rituximab: infusion-related reactions and nursing implications

Rituximab, a monoclonal antibody, is standard therapy in the treatment of patients...

Providing appropriate information about the risk of recurrence of breast cancer

When primary breast cancer is diagnosed, judging the level of information to...

A follow-up study of oncology nurses after communications skills training

Clear communication is important in consultations between patients and health...

An audit of levels of psychological support referrals for cancer patients

There is a wealth of literature concerning the psychological care of patients with...

Living life after cancer treatment: a nurse-led support service

Until relatively recently, scant attention has been paid to life after cancer...

An analysis of lung cancer clinical nurse specialist workload and value

In today’s healthcare system there is much controversy regarding the role and value...

Air travel and upper limb lymphoedema: what advice should patients be given?

In Western countries, lymphoedema develops most commonly as a result of cancer...

Raising awareness of neutropenic sepsis risk in ambulatory patients

Oncology patients, in particular haemato-oncology patients receiving ambulatory...

Supporting women experiencing sexual problems after treatment for breast cancer

Treatment for breast cancer may create or exacerbate sexual problems for a variety...

The role of the CNS in the care of patients with head and neck cancer

Cancer clinical nurse specialists develop a unique relationship with patients. The...

Peripherally inserted central catheter service: improving practice with ultrasound

Intravenous therapy can be complex, often requiring central venous access. The...

Chemotherapy-induced alopecia: a phenomenological study

Breast cancer accounts for 16 per cent of all cancers in females. The treatment...

Patient diaries: can they offer psychological help to cancer patients?

Patient diaries have been successfully used in intensive care units (ICUs) to...

Development of a patient-held diary for oral chemotherapy

A generic oral chemotherapy diary has been developed in the South West London...

A model of care for optimising recovery after breast cancer surgery

This article discusses the development of a multidisciplinary specialist advisory...

Managing chemotherapy capacity by sharing best practice

Experts have warned that urgent action is needed to ensure that the NHS is prepared...

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