(Aug. 14, 2017) – Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing Lydia T. Madsen, Ph.D., R.N., Department of Acute and Continuing Care, has two new articles in the July/August 2017 issue of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology:

Madsen, L.T., & Starnes-Ott, K. (2017). Starting an advanced practice provider professional writing group. Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology, 8(5), 541–544. DOI: 10.6004/jadpro.2017.8.5.10

Schiefen, J. Madsen, L.T., & Dains, J. (2017). Instruments that predict oncology treatment risk in the senior population. Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology, 8(5), 528–533. DOI: 10.6004/jadpro.2017.8.5.8

As lead author, Madsen discussed how work-related writing groups could help would-be authors to improve focus on professional expertise while also fostering collegiality and productivity among colleagues.