Other educational resources

ONCOassist now available for free!

ONCOassist is a CE-approved smartphone app designed by the professional cancer community for the professional cancer community.

We are happy to inform you that we are able to offer this app FREE to all EONS members. It will offer you easy access to all the tools and information you need on a daily basis to help you with your clinical practice.

Tools include BSA, steroid and opiate equivalency converters, common toxicity criteria for adverse events, AJCC staging content, prognostic scores and much more. It is the only app available that has the required European regulatory approval to be used in a hospital setting.

For more information on ONCOassist, please go to: http://oncoassist.com/.

Click on the below links on your iPhone/iPad or Android Phone/Tablet or search for “ONCOassist” in the AppStore.

Download for iPhone/iPad:
+  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/oncoassist/id558299114?ls=1&mt=8

Download for Android Phone/Tablet:
+  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.oncoassist.core&hl=en

Once downloaded, please follow the steps below to enable your FREE access:

  1. Choose “Sign up as an EONS member”
  2. Put in the requested details
  3. Input the code ‘eons4u’.

If there are any problems in accessing ONCOassist, you can ask for assistance at feedback@oncoassist.com

We hope this app will be a tremendous help to you in your daily practice.

Life, Hope and Reality

Life, Hope and Reality provides useful assessment tools to help patients to make health and treatment decisions which are right for them and ensure they receive quality end of life care. It provides information about the needs that people with advanced cancer may be experiencing and key strategies to help in managing these. It was developed by an Australian team.

+  http://www.caresearch.com.au/caresearch/tabid/1787/default.aspx

Teenage/young adult cancer care education opportunities at Coventry University

New education opportunity in teenage cancer care. Would you like to study for a certificate using a flexible online approach? The following may be of interest to EONS Members. The UK Charity, The Teenage Cancer Trust, is sponsoring some places for UK nurses.

+  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/study-at-coventry/faculties-and-schools/health-and-life-sciences/nursing-midwifery-and-health/teenager-young-adults-cancer-care//