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Cancer Nursing

News and practice for cancer nurse specialists



Inexpensive generic drugs can ‘reduce breast cancer deaths’

24-Jul-2015

Two different classes of drugs, aromatase inhibitors and bisphosphonates, can improve survival prospects for postmenopausal women with early breast cancer, suggests latest research.

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All cancer patients 'should have access to specialist nurse'

20-Jul-2015

Patients should also have access to a clinical nurse specialist or other key worker to help coordinate their care, according to a major report on cancer care in England.

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If you’re not going to show off, at least show someone else off

20-Jul-2015

Three weeks ago, RCN chief executive and general secretary Peter Carter urged nurses to speak out about their achievements.

Night shifts 'linked to increased breast cancer risk'

Night shifts 'linked to increased breast cancer risk'

“Irregular sleeping patterns have been ‘unequivocally’ shown to lead to [breast] cancer in tests on mice, a study suggests,” BBC News reports. Scientists are concerned a similar effect may occur in women working night shifts.

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