Opinion

Editorial

Laura James

Filling in the gaps behind the headlines this Movember

Laura James, senior specialist nurse at Prostate Cancer UK, commends men who are defying...

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Prompting early discussions around end of life care

Consultant editor Carole Farrell on the importance of advanced care planning for palliative...

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Nominate your colleague

A chance for ‘ordinary’ nurses to share, inspire and win recognition for their...

Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate...

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Chemotherapy

Showcasing the best of cancer nursing

Pain management, celebrating excellence in nursing and writing for publication all feature...

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Healthcare workers cannot be the simple solution to nursing shortages

Former UKONS president Richard Henry on coping with rising patient demand on cancer services.

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The legacy of a cancer nurse

New editor of Cancer Nursing Practice, Jennifer Sprinks, explains her projections and hopes...

Comment

Macmillan nurse

Cancer nurses need the recognition they deserve

More needs to done to retain the valuable nurses caring for people who have cancer

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BME workshop

Why you should speak up about your achievements

Ruth Oshikanlu wants to help BME nurses feel confident applying for the RCNi Nurse Awards

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Why euthanasia has stunted palliative care's development in the animal world

Should the veterinary profession’s justification for euthanasia ever apply to human beings?

How can we reward cancer nurses for the service they give?

As 2019 begins, trusts should look at ways to keep cancer nurses on board

Sir Kenneth Calman

Forum focus: A time for reflection

Kenneth Calman, who spoke at the 2018 Scottish Oncology Summit, produced the first framework...

Joining forces globally to address oral complications for people with cancer

Improving clinicians' understanding of oral complications in cancer care through...

Reviews

Book review: Cutaneous Malignancies: A Surgical Perspective

Consultant nurse Elaine Tomlins reviews: Cutaneous Malignancies: A Surgical Perspective

Book review: Revalidation: A Journey for Nurses and Midwives

Lead nurse Carolyn Middleton reviews: Revalidation: A Journey for Nurses and Midwives

Connecting with Cancer

Book review: Connecting with Cancer

Practice development nurse Clare Warnock reviews a collection personal stories from people...

Breast Cancer Diagnostic Imaging and Therapeutic Guidance

Book review: Breast Cancer: Diagnostic Imaging and Therapeutic Guidance

Macmillan cancer information and support service lead Maria Leadbetter reviews this guidance...

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Book review: Understanding Ethics for Nursing Students

Associate academic Chris Chaloner reviews this introduction to nursing ethics

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Book review: My Race for Life

Lecturer in cancer care Kay Townsend reviews this personal narrative

Your views

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Readers panel: do nurses have a duty to set an example to patients and quit smoking?

Public Health England head of digital strategy Mary Black, who lost her father and...

Forum focus

Forum Focus: an unpalatable read

‘Delayed cancer surgery’ is making headlines yet again – but that's not the whole story

Forum Focus: how you can influence evidence-based guidance

Cancer nurses can contribute to policy development, such as the consultation on the drugs...

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Forum Focus: raising awareness of breast cancer

October turns pink to raise awareness of breast cancer

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Voluntary rules will not stem the obesity epidemic

Without prompt action, obesity could cause 670,000 new cases of cancer in the UK in the next...

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