Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Nurse Navigator Core Competencies: An Update to Reflect the Evolution of the Role

    CJON 2018, 22(3), 272-281 DOI: 10.1188/18.CJON.272-281

    Background: The Oncology Nursing Society published Oncology Nurse Navigator (ONN) Core Competencies in 2013. However, a 2016 role delineation study (RDS) indicated that the role had evolved since their release.

  • Oral Agents: Challenges With Self-Administered Medication Adherence in Clinical Trials

    CJON 2018, 22(3), 333-339 DOI: 10.1188/18.CJON.333-339

    Background: In oral agent clinical trials, patients may not be adherent to self-administration of study medication; this nonadherence can affect validity and reliability.

  • Creative Play: A Nursing Intervention for Children and Adults With Cancer

    CJON 2018, 22(2), 137-140 DOI: 10.1188/18.CJON.137-140

    Pediatric patients undergoing treatment for oncology diagnoses are likely to experience stress, anxiety, and social isolation. One role of a pediatric oncology nurse is to incorporate play into daily hospital routines.