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HSR20-078: Cancer Patients and Family Caregivers as a Unit of Care

Hui Ling Chen and Tsui-Sui Annie Annie Kao

an evidence-based research into practice at the local community and examine the effects of cancer patients and their caregivers’ self-efficacy, coping, and quality of life by using Northouse’s FOCUS program, a rigorously tested nurse

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EPR24-106: Sociodemographic Trends and Regional Disparities Associated With Leukemia in Florida: Implications of an Aging-Population on Leukemia Incidences and Mortalities in the United States

Ming Lee, Rebecca Kaiser, Christopher Armstrong, Nancy Elliott, Justin Taylor, Raymond Balise, and Erin Kobetz

moved and settled in Florida from these six states every year. Regions in Florida with the highest leukemia incidences and mortalities all contain many retirement communities. Conclusions: The results of this study suggest that Florida’s leukemia

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HSR20-100: Results From a Pilot Study Examining the Impact of Distress Screening and Referral on Cancer Patient Cost and Health Care Utilization

Melissa F. Miller, Melyssa Allen, Diane Robinson, Nicole Nicksic, and Alexandra Zaleta

Background: The Cancer Support Community (CSC) has investigated screening, referral and follow-up for cancer-related distress through the CancerSupportSource® (CSS) since 2008. The impact of CSS on patient cost and health care utilization at a

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HSR20-085: Real-World Study of Factors Associated With Breast Conserving Surgery for Females Diagnosed With Early Stage Breast Cancer

Judy George, Joseph Tkacz, M. Christopher Roebuck, Fredy Reyes, Yull E. Arriaga, Gretchen P. Jackson, and Irene Dankwa-Mullan

, and comorbid conditions, 2) community-level (ZIP3) measures from 2019 Area Health Resource Files, and 3) time effects. Results: A total of 57,299 patients were included. Higher BCS use (versus mastectomy) was significantly associated with: more

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QIM23-136: Nurse Navigators Charted a Course for Equitable Care in Multiple Myeloma: Simplifying QI to Measure the Impact of Accredited Education

Lilia Zurkovsky, Amy Pierre, Natasha Mitchner, Vanessa Senatore, and Christine Hofmeyer

that underlie these inequities. To support nurse navigators in providing equitable care, medical education must be translational- equally adaptable by large, well-resourced academic centers as well as community hospitals and private practices. Methods

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Hello JNCCN Readers

Daniel M. Geynisman

humbled to pick up the baton. I also want to express my gratitude to the NCCN leadership and management team for the opportunity to take on this critical role. NCCN is a foundational organization in oncology. In serving our community of providers

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CLO22-055: Breast Cancer in Men: Experiences of Men With Breast Cancer in One of the Largest Hospital in Riyadh, KSA

Manal AL Al Humaid, Mohammed Amin, Ahmed Al Qudaimat, Lolwah Alriyees, Carmen Vasilescu, and Hussam Shehata

assessment tool. Result : Embarrassment, anxiety, altered body image, shock, and stigma were the most identified issues in men with breast cancer. Conclusions : This study recommends increase public community awareness about male breast cancer diagnosis

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NCCN News

reform and cancer care delivery has focused on the impact on community oncology practice, with much less attention being paid to how academic cancer centers are being affected,” said Robert W. Carlson, MD, Chief Executive Officer, NCCN. “With evidence

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NCCN News

advocacy summit examined interpersonal and systems-level inequities that drive poorer outcomes for this community, along with opportunities to improve care access and quality. “We can’t say this enough: there is no high-quality cancer care without

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NCCN Qualifies First Community Sites for Affiliate Research Project The NCCN Affiliate Research Project (ARP), developed by the NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP), has qualified its first 7 affiliate sites from the Fox Chase Cancer Center