Oncology Nursing Forum

  • Engaging Older Adults With Cancer and Their Caregivers to Set Research Priorities Through Cancer and Aging Research Discussion Sessions

    ONF 2021, 48(6), 613-622 DOI: 10.1188/21.ONF.613-622

    Purpose: To report on the perspectives of older adults (aged older than 65 years) with cancer and their caregivers who participated in patient-oriented research priority–setting activities called the Cancer and Aging Research Discussion Sessions.

  • Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in Children and Adolescents During Maintenance Therapy for Leukemia

    ONF 2021, 48(6), 623-633 DOI: 10.1188/21.ONF.623-633

    Objectives: To explore the relationship between biomarkers of oxidative stress and inflmmation in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and cognitive function in children receiving maintenance therapy for acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL).

  • Self-Reported and Performance-Based Evaluations of Functional Status in Older Women With Breast Cancer

    ONF 2021, 48(6), 657-668 DOI: 10.1188/21.ONF.657-668

    Objectives: To evaluate self-reported and performance-based functional status (FS) in older women with breast cancer according to stage and time of visit during treatment.