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Consultants have a hands-on role

10 June 2015

Cancer Nursing Practice

Letter

I WRITE with reference to the article ‘All nurses should aspire to lead’ (Cancer Nursing Practice. 14, 3, 11). While I agree with much of the author’s argument, I...

Introduction to Advanced Nursing Practice: An International Focus

10 May 2017

Cancer Nursing Practice

Book Review

This book provides an overview of advanced nursing practice around the world. It examines the history of advanced nurse practitioners (ANP) and discusses their...

Chemotherapy: carpe diem

01 December 2008

Cancer Nursing Practice

Editorial

What an exciting time it is for everyone involved in chemotherapy services. In recent weeks several important and influential documents have been released requiring...

Problem Solving in Acute Oncology

08 October 2014

Cancer Nursing Practice

Book Review

THIS BOOK is the first to focus on problem solving in acute oncology. It considers symptom and service challenges. The cost is reasonable and the authorship...

All aboard

01 November 2009

Cancer Nursing Practice

Opinion

TO ANY nurse working in chemotherapy services I say: ‘Our time has come!’ The National Chemotherapy Advisory Group (NCAG) (2009) report sets out a new direction for...

Invaluable resource

10 May 2011

Cancer Nursing Practice

Opinion

Increasing use of chemotherapy can improve outcomes, but also puts pressure on services. This threatens the quality and safety of treatment and, in 2009, led to...

Global endeavours

11 October 2012

Cancer Nursing Practice

Opinion

Half the world’s population has no access to morphine and in some countries maternal mortality rates are one in eight. These were some of the statistics presented at...

Cancer chemotherapy: basic science to the clinic

01 March 2010

Cancer Nursing Practice

Book Review

THE VOLUME is a mix of scientific and clinical aspects of treatment and offers a translational flavour of laboratory to clinical practice. That said, it is slanted...

Excellence in compassionate nursing care

01 November 2012

Cancer Nursing Practice

Book Review

IT IS a difficult time for nurses and nursing. With austerity measures and an often poor public image to contend with, it is not surprising that some nurses feel...

Introduction to Advanced Nursing Practice: An International Focus

31 May 2017

Nursing Standard

Book Review

This book, supported by the International Council of Nurses, provides an overview of advanced nursing practice around the world.