Oncology RN with cancer - page 2
I have been an Oncology nurse for 9 yrs. I work on an inpatient medical oncology unit. I have a great passion for what I do. I learned early on what I needed to do to provide great care & not burn... Read More
Jun 6, '03Paula,
Feel free to PM me. You're in my prayers while you wait for your report. I am on a short break from my chemo. I had to stop my pump on Tuesday due to blisters and ulcers in my mouth, plus a bit of hand & foot syndrome that was getting away from me. My oncologist told me today that I needed to stay off my chemo until next Thursday (the 12th). He agreed to keep me at the same dose when I restart next week. The plan is to try & push my way through the last 2 weeks once I restart. Damn the torpedos; full speed ahead! (or something like that)
Jun 6, '03Dear Linde, Thank you for your support. The Bx. was neg. May you continue with "full Steam ahead"