Oncology Nursing Forum

  • Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Patients Diagnosed With Cancer: An Integrative Review of Healthcare Utilization

    ONF 2019, 46(3), 365-383 DOI: 10.1188/19.ONF.365-383

    Problem Identification: The impact of mental health disorders (MHDs) and substance use disorders (SUDs) on healthcare utilization (HCU) in patients with cancer is an understudied phenomenon.

  • Wearing the Mask of Wellness: The Experience of Young Women Living With Advanced Breast Cancer

    ONF 2019, 46(3), 329-337 DOI: 10.1188/19.ONF.329-337

    Purpose: To describe and interpret the lived experiences of young women with advanced breast cancer.

  • Enhancing Advance Care Planning Conversations by Nurses in a Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit

    ONF 2019, 46(3), 288-297 DOI: 10.1188/19.ONF.288-297

    Objectives: To describe the impact of advance care planning (ACP) education on nurses’ confidence in ACP knowledge and practice and to identify barriers to facilitate ACP conversation in a bone marrow transplantation unit.