New interviews and lectures from EONS 2016
The aim of the European Oncology Nursing Society (EONS) is to help oncology nurses develop their skills, network with each other and raise the profile of cancer nursing. The independent, non-profit society organises biennial nursing congresses, the most recent of which – EONS 10 – took place on 17 and 18 October 2016 in Dublin.
EONS 10 was hosted by the Irish Cancer Society and the Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology (IANO). More than 500 cancer nurses, clinical nurse specialists, advanced nurse practitioners, researchers, psychologists and other key members of the multi-professional team attended the EONS 10 congress, which was themed “Balancing health care needs in a changing context: a close examination of the physical and psychosocial care needs of patients and their families in the context of demographic change and constant advances in diagnosis and treatment”. The various sessions and workshops…
Understanding domains of health-related quality of life concerns of Singapore Chinese patients with advanced cancer: a qualitative analysis.
Lee GL, Pang GS, Akhileswaran R, Ow MY, Fan GK, Wong CC, Wee HL, Cheung YB.Support Care Cancer. 2016 Mar;24(3):1107-18. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2886-3. Epub 2015 Aug 13.Topic: Psychological issues
Quality of life of pediatric oncology patients: Do patient-reported outcome instruments measure what matters to patients?
Anthony SJ, Selkirk E, Sung L, Klaassen RJ, Dix D, Klassen AF.Qual Life Res. 2016 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print]Topic: Pediatric oncology
Presurgical symptom profiles predict quality of life 2 years after surgery in women with breast cancer.
Chen ML, Liu LN, Miaskowski C, Chen SC, Lin YC, Wang JS.Support Care Cancer. 2016 Jan;24(1):243-51. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2784-8. Epub 2015 May 27.
Quality of Life Analysis of a Radiation Dose-Escalation Study of Patients With Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Secondary Analysis of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 0617 Randomized Clinical Trial.
Movsas B, Hu C, Sloan J, Bradley J, Komaki R, Masters G, Kavadi V, Narayan S, Michalski J, Johnson DW, Koprowski C, Curran WJ Jr, Garces YI, Gaur R, Wynn RB, Schallenkamp J, Gelblum DY, MacRae RM, Paulus R, Choy H.JAMA Oncol. 2016 Mar;2(3):359-67. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2015.3969.Topic: General QoL issues
Setting an Agenda for Assessment of Health-related Quality of Life Among Men with Prostate Cancer on Active Surveillance: A Consensus Paper from a European School of Oncology Task Force
Villa S, Kendel F, Venderbos L, Rancati T, Bangma C, Carroll P, Denis L, Klotz L, Korfage IJ, Lane AJ, Magnani T, Mastris K, Rannikko A, Roobol M, Trock B, Van den Bergh R, Van Poppel H, Valdagni R, Bellardita L.Eur Urol. 2016, Available online 6 October 2016, In Press, Corrected ProofTopic: General QoL issues