Registration is now open for the ONS 43rd Annual Congress, May 17–20, in Washington, DC. Come together with 4,000 of your nursing peers, all while earning up to 30 continuing nursing education contact hours.
Providing the latest evidence-based information and guidelines, ONS standards of care ensure the best possible outcomes at the highest levels of cancer care. Apply these industry-leading standards to your daily work, and encourage colleagues to do the same.
Patients with cancer commonly experience pain from diagnosis through survivorship. Use the CJON pain supplement and ONS-recommended pain assessment tools to improve your care and enhance patients' quality of life. Additionally, read about ONS's stance on cancer pain management and ONS quality measures.
More patients with cancer are being prescribed oral chemo drugs than ever before, but these drugs are not just ordinary pills. Use ONS's Oral Chemo Guide to teach your patients about safe handling, managing side effects, and more.
Every patient is exposed to a degree of risk when treated with opioids. This Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing article reviews strategies for use in patients with cancer who receive chronic opioid therapy.