Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

  • Music Intervention: Nonpharmacologic Method to Reduce Pain and Anxiety in Adult Patients Undergoing Bone Marrow Procedures

    CJON 2021, 25(3), 314-320 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.314-320

    Background: Bone marrow procedures cause anxiety and pain in adult patients with cancer. Music is a safe, inexpensive, noninvasive intervention that is easy to implement and is well received by patients and providers.

  • Cardiac Toxicity: Using Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors to Prevent Anthracycline-Induced Left Ventricular Dysfunction and Cardiomyopathy

    CJON 2021, 25(3), 259-266 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.259-266

    Background: Anthracycline chemotherapies are effective in many different types of cancer.

  • Geriatric Syndrome Screening: Implementing an Evidence-Based Process in Hospitalized Older Adults With Cancer

    CJON 2021, 25(3), 297-304 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.297-304

    Background: Oncology nurses are in a key position to screen patients for geriatric syndromes that can disproportionately affect older adults with cancer. Early recognition can promote informed decision-making, initiation of interventions, and tolerance of treatment.