Oncology Nursing Forum

  • ONS Guidelines™ for Cancer Treatment–Related Lymphedema

    ONF 2020, 47(5), 518-538 DOI: 10.1188/20.ONF.518-538

    Purpose: Lymphedema is a chronic condition that may result from cancer-related surgery. The incidence of lymphedema varies greatly; however, patients remain at risk for life and may experience decreased quality of life and functional capacity.

  • ONS Guidelines™ for Cancer Treatment–Related Skin Toxicity

    ONF 2020, 47(5), 539-556 DOI: 10.1188/20.ONF.539-556

    Background: Management of cancer treatment–related skin toxicities can minimize treatment disruptions and improve patient well-being.

  • ONS Guidelines™ for Cancer Treatment–Related Hot Flashes in Women With Breast Cancer and Men With Prostate Cancer

    ONF 2020, 47(4), 374-399 DOI: 10.1188/20.ONF.374-399

    Purpose: Hot flashes are a common and troublesome side effect of surgery or endocrine therapy. They may lead to physical and psychological distress and negatively affect quality of life.