February 2011 VOL 2, NO 1


Patient Navigation

Program Turns Cancer Survivors Into Peer Navigators

Dawn Lagrosa 

In the first year after a breast cancer diagnosis, women typically experience significant deterioration in their overall quality of life (QOL), but a program that connects new patients with breast [ Read More ]

Review

Maintenance Therapy For Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Improving outcomes for patients with non– small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is particularly relevant because NSCLC accounts for 85% of all cases of lung cancer.1 In the appropriate patients with [ Read More ]

Review

Maintenance Therapy For Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Contributions By Loretta Fala 

Lung cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States.1,2 An estimated 221,520 people (115,750 men and 105,770 women) will be diagnosed with cancer of the lung [ Read More ]

Letters From The Executive Director

An Expanded Resource For Navigating Cancer Care

On behalf of the Academy of Oncology Nurse Navigators (AONN) leadership council, I am excited to introduce the Journal of Oncology Navigation & Survivorship (JONS), a publication designed to meet [ Read More ]