Week of December 21 - 27, 2014


Session I: It's the most wonderful time of the year? Managing work-life balance during the holiday season
This continuing education activity is designed to enable the learner to understand the challenges of working in oncology and how they can maintain a healthy work-life balance during the holiday season.

Genetic Syndromes
An introduction to genetic mutations, genetic syndromes and how they relate to cancer.

OncoLink eNews
December 2014 eNewsletter featuring resources on coping with the holidays, winter weather, and more.

Molecular Testing for Breast Cancer
When breast cancer is diagnosed, the tumor tissue is tested for several “biomarkers”, which are substances or abnormalities that can be detected in the tumor tissue and used to predict prognosis and guide treatment recommendations.

Tumor Markers for Colorectal Cancer
Tumor markers may be used in the diagnosis and treatment of colon cancers, including CEA.

Tumor Markers for Breast Cancer
Tumor markers may be used in the treatment of breast cancer to evaluate how well the treatment is working or to monitor for a recurrence.

Tumor Markers for Ovarian Cancer
Tumor markers can be used to diagnose, predict prognosis and evaluate treatment for ovarian cancer.

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

O-Pro eNews, Fall 2014
This quarterly newsletter provides resources to aid HCP in clinical practice, to learn from and share with other members of the interdisciplinary team.

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).

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