Oncology Nursing Forum

  • Not a Death Sentence: Perspectives of African American Women Living With Lung Cancer

    ONF 2018, 45(1), 46-54 DOI: 10.1188/18.ONF.46-54

    Purpose: To conduct a descriptive, qualitative study to describe the experience of female African American lung cancer survivors, their perception of living with lung cancer, and their desire and ability to adopt positive health-related behaviors. 

  • Use of a Smartphone Application for Prompting Oral Medication Adherence Among Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer

    ONF 2018, 45(1), 69-76 DOI: 10.1188/18.ONF.69-76

    Objectives: To explore the feasibility and acceptability of use of a smartphone medication reminder application to promote adherence to oral medications among adolescents and young adults (AYAs) with cancer.

  • A Nursing Intervention for Reducing Symptom Burden During Chemotherapy

    ONF 2018, 45(1), 115-128 DOI: 10.1188/18.ONF.115-128

    Objectives: To evaluate the efficacy of an individually tailored nursing intervention for reducing chemotherapy-related symptom distress in adult patients with cancer.