Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Cultural Awareness: Ensuring High-Quality Care for Limited English Proficient Patients

    CJON 2020, 24(5), 530-537 DOI: 10.1188/20.CJON.530-537

    Background: Cancer hospitals throughout the United States have seen an increase in the number of adults who are considered limited English proficient (LEP); such individuals do not speak English as their primary language and have a limited ability to read, speak, write, or unders

  • Social Isolation: Managing Psychological Distress in Hospitalized Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    CJON 2020, 24(5), 472-474 DOI: 10.1188/20.CJON.472-474

    The COVID-19 pandemic caused many hospitals and treatment centers to temporarily restrict or prohibit visitors to control viral spread.

  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: A Case Report on Personalizing Cancer Care of an Older Adult Patient With Head and Neck Cancer

    CJON 2020, 24(5), 514-525 DOI: 10.1188/20.CJON.514-525

    Background: Understanding multidimensional screening and assessment is key to optimizing cancer care in older adults.