On our radar: Cancer

Molecular profile of invasive bladder cancer resembles that of breast cancerResearchers who took a fresh look at muscle-invasive bladder cancer through the lens of gene expression discovered it looks remarkably similar to breast c Read More

Power of the pen

Receiving a cancer diagnosis and experiencing the ups and downs of illness and treatment is often a traumatic experience, said Melissa Craft, APRN, PhD, CNS, AOCN, an expert oncology nurse who has worked extensively with high-risk Read More

Degrees matter

Nurse researcher Linda H. Aiken, RN, PhD, FAAN, FRCN, has published a study that presents the latest in growing body of evidence to suggest a more highly educated nursing workforce saves lives.“Our research shows that each 10% in Read More

The wireless revolution

At Children’s Medical Center in Dallas, bedside nurses may carry as many as five mobile devices: a company-issued phone, a pager, a barcode scanner, a specimen labeler and their own smartphone, which they can use to access the ho Read More