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

  1. by   lgoins

    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)
  2. by   PJRNC2
    Dear Linde, Thank you for your support. The Bx. was neg. May you continue with "full Steam ahead"
  3. by   PJRNC2
    (I'm an old timer- Full steam ahead was before torpedos were invented-I think)