Clinical

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.

Female sexual health after a cancer diagnosis

Sexual problems are common after any cancer treatment, but particularly for gynaecological...

Stratified follow up: supporting patients to self-manage

Changing the way people are supported after cancer treatment is a national priority to...

Acceptability and safety of telemedicine to assess patients before chemotherapy

This project evaluated the acceptability and safety of using telemedicine to assess patients...

Information and psychosocial needs of families of patients with cancer in critical care...

A cancer diagnosis and treatment trajectory can have a significant effect not only on the...

Patients’ experiences of coping with nodal relapse of melanoma

Aim To explore patients’ information and support needs when diagnosed with nodal relapse of...

Management of patients with low-risk febrile neutropenia

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence in the UK advocates that patients with...

Exploring the education and information needs of patients on oral anticancer medicines

Aim To explore the education and information needs of patients taking oral anticancer...

The value of stress relieving techniques

The aim of this service evaluation was to assess the value of receiving rapid stress...

Role of lung cancer nurse specialists in recruiting patients to clinical trials

Facilitating access to anti-cancer treatment is an important factor in improving prognosis...

Management of metastatic colorectal cancer and its implications for patients and nurses

The treatment of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer has improved significantly in...

Developments in diagnostics and treatment for myeloma

Over the past decade, many novel treatments for myeloma have been developed and are now in...

Efficacy of a late effects screening clinic led by nurses

With rising survival rates, there is emerging awareness of the long-term and late effects of...

Management of chemotherapy-related arm symptoms in patients with breast cancer

Anthracyclines are used widely as part of combination chemotherapy regimens to treat...

The experience of care for people affected by mesothelioma

This article reports on an analysis of patient and carer free-text comments received in...

Treatment developments for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer

Radium-223 (Ra-223) dichloride is the first bone-targeted therapy for men with metastatic...

Problem-based learning for advanced nurse practitioners

This article discusses the use of problem-based learning (PBL) in two advanced practice...

An evaluation of the role of support workers in lung cancer

Aim To map the prevalence and type of unregistered roles that have emerged to support lung...

Compliance with swift communication of diagnosis to GPs

Until this year the National Cancer Peer Review Programme Manual for Cancer Services 2008...

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