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The ecancermedicalscience nursing special issue is now live!

The Current Practices in Oncology Nursing Special Issue of ecancermedicalscience is now live. This special issue is aimed at the promotion of research and education in the cancer nursing field. The journal state that they provide, “illustrations of exemplary practice, nurse led research and educational initiatives in order to inform clinical practice”.

The articles presented here come from a variety of fields within oncology nursing practice, including contributions by UKONS Board members Helen Roe, Elaine Lennan, Richard Henry, Mhairi Simpson and Natalie Doyle, and London Ambassador Ben Hartley.

Please see HERE for more information.

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UKONS individual membership is now FREE - to apply online please click here and follow the instructions given.

Registration for the UKONS Annual Conference 2014 is now OPEN - please click here to register.

Click here to read the UKONS paper on 'Best practice in nurse-led chemotherapy review: a position statement' at, or download as a pdf

Click here to access more information about the award-winning 24 hour triage rapid assessment and access toolkit and how to order copies.

Click here to access more information about the oncology/haematology risk assessment tool for primary health care professionals.

Click here to access Holistic Needs Assessment and Care Planning, the first programme in the UKONS Inspiring Cancer Nursing series of online learning. It will help you become competent and confident in gathering information from patients/carers on their needs, and their physical, psychological, social, spiritual and financial wellbeing.

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