Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Cancer Equity and Affirming Care: An Overview of Disparities and Practical Approaches for the Care of Transgender, Gender-Nonconforming, and Nonbinary People

    CJON 2021, 25(5), 25-35 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.S1.25-35

    Background: Transgender, gender-nonconforming, and nonbinary (TGNCNB) cancer survivors experience worse overall health, quality of life, and greater distress; are underserved regarding supportive services; perceive discrimination in health care; and report less satisfaction with

  • Cultural Humility: Retraining and Retooling Nurses to Provide Equitable Cancer Care

    CJON 2021, 25(5), 3-9 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.S1.3-9

    Background: Cancer outcome disparities exist among Black, Indigenous, and people of color despite advancements in screening, detection, and treatment. In addition to racial and ethnic diversity, the U.S.

  • Health Disparities: Impact of Health Disparities and Treatment Decision-Making Biases on Cancer Adverse Effects Among Black Cancer Survivors

    CJON 2021, 25(5), 17-24 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.S1.17-24

    Background: Health disparities affect cancer incidence, treatment decisions, and adverse effects. Oncology providers may hold biases in the decision-making process, which can perpetuate health disparities.