Colorectal Cancer Learning Library

The ONS Clinical Specialists have compiled a comprehensive list of resources about Colorectal Cancer for your reference.”

Colorectal cancer is one of the leading cancer types in the United States.  Explore resources related to the treatment and care of these patients.

Courses

Oncology Nursing Care Considerations for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment
This interactive activity will include a combination of learning strategies to build competencies in the area of diagnostic testing and treatment options. Also download the facilitator guides with instructions on presenting the case study and video to a group.
This resource was developed by ONS through an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Oncology Nursing Care Considerations for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Side Effect Management and Care Coordination
This interactive activity will include a combination of learning strategies to build competencies and confidence in the area of side effect management.
This resource was developed by ONS through an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Articles

Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing articles:

Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: Development, Presentation, and Treatment Strategies

Dermatologic Toxicities: A Chart Review of Clinical Management Among Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Treated With Panitumumab

Oral Cryotherapy: Prevention of Oral Mucositis and Pain Among Patients With Colorectal Cancer Undergoing Chemotherapy

Hepatic Arterial Infusion Pump: Complications and Nursing Management Regarding Use in Patients With Colorectal Cancer

Goals-to-Discharge Patient Checklist: Implementing a Program to Optimize Recovery After Surgery for Patients With Colorectal Cancer

Molecular Biomarkers: A Review of Multiple Applications in Clinical Care of Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer Screening: An Educational Intervention for Nurse Practitioners to Increase Screening Awareness and Participation

Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Quality Improvement Initiative Using a Bilingual Patient Navigator, Mobile Technology, and Fecal Immunochemical Testing to Engage Hispanic Adults

Colorectal Cancer: A Collaborative Approach to Improve Education and Screening in a Rural Population

Colorectal Cancer Screening: An Educational Intervention for Nurse Practitioners to Increase Screening Awareness and Participation

Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Quality Improvement Initiative Using a Bilingual Patient Navigator, Mobile Technology, and Fecal Immunochemical Testing to Engage Hispanic Adults

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Management with Trifluridine/Tipiracil

 

ONS Voice articles:

An Overview of Colorectal and Pancreatic Cancers

Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Screening, Treatment, and Survivorship Recommendations

 

Oncology Nursing Forum articles:

Differences in Colorectal Cancer Risk Knowledge Among Alabamians: Screening Implications

Neurotoxic Side Effects Early in the Oxaliplatin Treatment Period in Patients With Colorectal Cancer

Association of Comorbid Diabetes With Clinical Outcomes and Healthcare Utilization in Colorectal Cancer Survivors

Assessment of Cognitive Impairment and Complaints in Individuals With Colorectal Cancer

Patient and Family Resources

Frequently Asked Questions for Patients With Colorectal Cancer
This resource was developed by ONS through an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Advice to Navigate Cancer- Related Treatment
This resource was developed by ONS through an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Podcasts

Episode 153: Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Has More Treatment Options Than Ever Before
Pfizer, Inc provided support for this podcast episode through an educational grant.

Episode 158: Navigate Patients Through Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Treatment and Survivorship
Pfizer, Inc provided support for this podcast episode through an educational grant.