Week of September 28 - October 4, 2014


OncoLink at ASTRO 2014
OncoLink's in-depth, up-to-the-minute coverage of sessions and presentations from the Annual Meeting of the ASTRO.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine: An Introduction for Patients
A brief overview of complementary and alternative therapies used in cancer care.

Central Line Care
Information about central lines and the care they require.

Tips in a Minute: Accessing Assistance for Basic Needs (housing, food, utilities, and clothing)
It is important to maintain a safe place to live, have food on the table, electricity, water and clothes on your back during treatment; these tips will help.

Tips in a Minute: The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 permits employees to take unpaid, job protected, leave of absence time due to the serious medical condition of the employee or a family member.

Tips in a Minute: Accessing and Mobilizing Transportation Resources
Considerations when planning transportation to and from medical appointments.

Tips for Being in the Hospital
Being in the hospital can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. Here are some tips to get you through your hospital stay.

OncoLink eNews September 2014
Receive cutting-edge information from some of the foremost cancer authorities from the University of Pennsylvania, delivered to your email.

Managing the Elderly AML Patient: Clinical Issues and Strategies for Nurses
This Free CE activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of oncology nurses and nurse practitioners involved in the care of patients with AML.

Diagnosis and Management of Metastatic CRC: State-of-the-Art Oncology Nursing Practice
This free CNE activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of oncology nurses and nurse practitioners involved in the care of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).

OncoLink Blogs OncoLink's blogs give our readers a chance to react to and comment on key cancer news topics and provides a forum for OncoLink Experts and readers to share opinions and learn from each other.

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Getting to Know Camp Kesem
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Proton Therapy for Pediatric Cancer [Webinar]
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Blogs and Web Chats

OncoLink Blogs give our readers a chance to react to and comment on key cancer news topics and provides a forum for OncoLink Experts and readers to share opinions and learn from each other.




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