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Many Patients Fail to Properly Take Oral Chemo, Leading to Complications Continued

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Barbara Given led the study on the use of oral chemotheraphy that is published in the May edition of Seminars in Oncology Nursing. 

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About 10 percent of cancer chemotherapy is provided to patients orally, and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network predicts that by 2013, the rate will increase to 25 percent.