Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Pharmacokinetics: Unique Challenges in Blood Monitoring for Oncology Nurses

    CJON 2019, 23(2), 191-196 DOI: 10.1188/19.CJON.191-196

    Background: Pharmacokinetics (PK) is the study of the absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of drugs.

  • CAR T-Cell Therapy: Update on the State of the Science

    CJON 2019, 23(2), 6-12 DOI: 10.1188/19.CJON.S1.6-12

    Background: Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy leverages the power of the patient’s own immune system by serving as a bridge to connect genetically modified T cells to the surface antigens of tumor cells based on targeted ligands.

  • Pediatric Survivorship: Considerations Following CAR T-Cell Therapy

    CJON 2019, 23(2), 35-41 DOI: 10.1188/19.CJON.S1.35-41

    Background: This article presents an overview of pediatric relapsed and refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy in pediatric patients.