Oncology Nursing History Bibliography

Oncology Nursing History Bibliography

The following publications provide more information on the history and growth of the oncology nursing specialty.

Ash, C.R. (1985). Cancer nursing: An international perspective. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 40–43. doi: 10.1097/00002820-198608000-00004 

Barckley, V. (1985). The best of times and the worst of times: Historical reflections from an American Cancer Society national nursing consultant. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 16–18. 

Craytor, J.K. (1985). Highlights in education for cancer nursing. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 19–27.

Forte, K. (2001). Pediatric oncology nursing: Providing care through decades of change. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 18(4), 154–163. doi: 10.1053/jpon.2001.24796 

Grant, M.M., & Padilla, G.V. (1985). An overview of cancer nursing research. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 28–39.

Greene, P.E. (1985). The Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses: The first ten years. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 44–48.

Guy, J. (2004). Oncology nursing: What a difference three decades make. Oncology Issues, 19(2), 42–43.

Haylock, P.J. (2011). Cancer nursing: The modern era. Oncology Nursing Forum, 38, E7-E14. doi:10.1188/11.S1.ONF.E7-E14 

Haylock, P.J. (2008). Cancer nursing: Past, present, and future. Nursing Clinics of North America, 43(2), 179–203. doi: 10.1016/J.CNUR.2008.02.003

Hilkemeyer, R. (1985). A historical perspective in cancer nursing. Oncology Nursing Forum, 12(1, Suppl.), 6–15.

Johnson, J., Baird, S., & Hilderley, L. (Eds.). (2001). It took courage, compassion, and curiosity: Recollections and writings of leaders in cancer nursing: 1890-1970. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society. doi: 10.1097/01.cot.0000314257.18270.d4

Lusk, B. (2011). Nursing's central role in the care of individuals with cancer: 1900-1940. Oncology Nursing Forum, 38, E1-6. doi:10.1188/11.S1.ONF.E1-E6

Lusk, B. (2005). Prelude to specialization: U.S. cancer nursing, 1920-50. Nursing Inquiry, 12(4), 269–277. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1800.2005.00296.x

McDonnell, K. K. (2011). Driving forces that transformed the care of individuals with cancer from 1900–1940. Oncology Nursing Forum, 38, E15–20. doi:10.1188/11.S1.ONF.E15-E20

McGee, R.F. (1989). Oncology nursing: Five decades of growth. Journal of Cancer Education, 4(3), 167–173. doi: 10.1080/08858198909527998

Murphy, C.M., Jackson, J., & Worrall, L. (1996). Oncology Nursing Society: Development and implementation of practice guidelines. Pharmacy Practice Management Quarterly, 16(1), 39–49.

Nielsen, B.B., Scofield, R.S., Mueller, S., Tranin, A.S., Moore, P., & Murphy, C.M. (1996). Certification of oncology nurses: A history. Oncology Nursing Forum, 23, 701–708.

Tiffany, R. (1987). The development of cancer nursing as a specialty. International Nursing Review, 34(2), 35–39.

Wiernikowski, J. (2009). I'm nursing as fast as I can: How the history of cancer and cancer care informs the future of oncology nursing. Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal, 19(2),78–80.

Wilson, K. (2005). The evolution of the role of nurses: The history of nurse practitioners in pediatric oncology. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 22, 250–253. doi: 10.1177/1043454205279288

Yarbro, C.H. (2001). Cancer nursing: Weaving the tapestry for our second century. Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal, 11(3), 130–134. doi: 10.5737/1181912x113130134