Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Comparing Self-Injection Teaching Strategies for Patients With Breast Cancer and Their Caregivers: A Pilot Study

    CJON 2016, 20(5), 515-521 DOI: 10.1188/16.CJON.515-521

    Background: A prospective, quasiexperimental pilot study with a sequential design was performed to compare two methods of teaching self-injection: verbal and written instruction versus verbal and written instruction plus simulation.

  • Genomic Variants Associated With Cancer-Related Fatigue: A Systematic Review

    CJON 2016, 20(5), 537-546 DOI: 10.1188/16.CJON.537-546

    Background: Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is the most common stressful side effect caused by cancer and cancer treatments. Although CRF causes a significant burden to quality of life, no pharmacologic interventions are available because the mechanism remains unknown.

  • Computer-Based Cognitive Training for Chemotherapy-Related Cognitive Impairment in Breast Cancer Survivors

    CJON 2016, 20(5), 504-509 DOI: 10.1188/16.CJON.504-509

    Background: Advancements in chemotherapy have greatly increased breast cancer survival, leading to an increased focus on the management of long-term effects of treatment.