Social networking sites affect nurses’ performance

Addiction to social networking sites reduces nurses’ performance and affects their ability to concentrate on assigned tasks, according to a study published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing. The study found that nurses can take “self-management” steps to address the issue, however. For the study, information was collected through an…

Endocrine Tx Does Not Impair Neuropsychological Performance

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 19, 2018 — For early-stage breast cancer survivors, endocrine therapy (ET) appears to have no effect on neuropsychological performance or impairment over six years of follow-up, according to a study published online Nov. 28 in Cancer. Kathleen Van Dyk, Ph.D., from the University of California at Los Angeles,…