Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Preventive Dental Care: An Educational Program to Integrate Oral Care Into Pediatric Oncology


    CJON 2017, 21(5), 611-616 DOI: 10.1188/17.CJON.611-616

    Background: Early childhood dental caries (dental cavities) is an infectious process. The development of oral problems during cancer care results in pain, fever, and delay in treatment. 


  • Oncology Nurse Navigation: Development and Implementation of a Program at a Comprehensive Cancer Center


    CJON 2017, 21(5), 581-588 DOI: 10.1188/17.CJON.581-588

    Background: Oncology nurse navigation programs enhance coordination of care and patient satisfaction. 


  • Palliative Care: Improving Nursing Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors


    CJON 2017, 21(5), E232-E238 DOI: 10.1188/17.CJON.E232-E238

    Background: Oncology nurses affect patient care at every point along the cancer journey. This creates the perfect opportunity to educate patients and caregivers about palliative care early and often throughout treatment.