Nursing Spectrum: Nurses Tackle Cancer in Developing Nations
By Heather Stringer in Nursing Spectrum
"Nurses perform the vast majority of the care with cancer," said Sheila Davis, director of global nursing at Partners In Health. "They administer the chemotherapy, talk to patients about their symptoms and side effects, and educate the patients and families. If we can share what we know with other nurses around the globe, we can have a significant impact on the quality of patient care."