Oncology Nursing Society

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Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)

an organization of nurses interested or specializing in cancer patient nursing. The national publication of the ONS is Oncology Nursing Forum.

On·col·o·gy Nurs·ing So·ci·e·ty

(ONS) (on-kol'ŏ-jē nŭrs'ing sŏ-sī'ĕ-tē)
A professional organization of registered nurses and other health care providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research, and administration in oncology nursing; the largest professional oncology association in the world.

Oncology Nursing Society



A professional nursing organization for nurses who specialize in one or more elements of cancer care: administration, education, patient care, or research. The society's website is www.ons.org.
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Clair Watts, Executive Director European Oncology Nursing Society +32 2 779 9923
The Florida Space Coast Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society serves Brevard County, and strives to contribute to the professional development of its members, as well as promote excellence in oncology nursing.
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional organization of over 37,000 registered nurses and other healthcare providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research and administration in oncology nursing.
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Oncology Nursing Society 36th Annual Congress, Boston, MA.
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The survey was conducted by The European Oncology Nursing Society (EONS) in association with PatientView, amongst 300 patients and 157 nurses in nine European countries (Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, UK & Ireland) to explore current perceptions and issues relating to cancer therapy and infection, specifically Neutropenia/Febrile Neutropenia.
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