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School of Medicine
August 5, 2010
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Clinical Nurse Specialist, Mikaela Olsen, MS,RN,AOCN, shares the unique obstacles incurred in caring for patients with cancer and Diabetes. She discusses how this comorbidity is managed, and what nurses need to consider when treating patients. If you have any questions or concerns about possible comorbidities that you may have, contact your Oncology Nurse.
Hear more from Mikaela at the recent Oncology Nursing Society meeting
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Clinical Nurse Specialist, Brenda Shelton, MS, RN, AOCN, explains the potential overlap between certain oncological agents and the possibility of cardiovascular comorbidities. She details both the effects that such cardiovascular issues may cause, and the progress that the Kimmel Cancer Center has made throughout her career. Contact your Oncology Nurse if you have any questions about your comorbidities.
Hear more from Brenda at the recent Oncology Nursing Society meeting