Oncology Nursing Forum

  • Improving Oncology Nurses’ Knowledge About Nutrition and Physical Activity for Cancer Survivors

    ONF 2017, 44(4), 488-496 DOI: 10.1188/17.ONF.488-496

    Purpose/Objectives: To assess what percentage of oncology nurses perceived themselves as having insufficient knowledge to provide advice on nutrition and/or physical activity (PA), which characteristics were associated with nurses’ perception, and whether the content and informa

  • Attitudes Among Nurses Toward the Integration of Complementary Medicine Into Supportive Cancer Care

    ONF 2017, 44(4), 428-434 DOI: 10.1188/17.ONF.428-434

    Purpose/Objectives: To explore the attitudes of nurses treating patients with cancer regarding the use of complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) therapies to reduce symptoms and improve quality of life (QOL). 

  • Declines Noted in Cognitive Processes and Association With Achievement Among Children With Leukemia

    ONF 2017, 44(4), 503-511 DOI: 10.1188/17.ONF.503-511

    Purpose/Objectives: To assess change in specific cognitive processes during treatment with chemotherapy only among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). 

    Design: A prospective, repeated measures design.