Janine Overcash PhD, GNP-BC

Janine Overcash PhD, GNP-BC
Assoc Professor - ClinicalCollege of Nursingovercash.1@osu.edu
340 Newton Hall 1585 Neil Avenue Columbus Ohio 43210
Phone:614-247-2365Fax:
  • Cancer Control

General Research Interest

My general research interests are care of the older patient diagnosed with cancer, with a focus on maintaining functional independence, performance status and ability to care for self.

Current Publications

  • Luciani A, Terret C, Hurria A, Kenis C, Audisio R, Extermann M, Decoster L, Van Puyvelde K, Mohile S, Wedding U, Basso U, Colloca G, Rostoft S, Overcash J, Wildiers H, Steer C, Kimmick G, Kanesvaran RScreening tools for multidimensional health problems warranting a geriatric assessment in older cancer patients: an update on SIOG recommendations†Ann Oncol in press 6/16/2014
  • Overcash J, Will KM, Lipetz DWThe benefits of medical qigong in patients with cancer: a descriptive pilot study.Clin J Oncol Nurs 17 654-8 12/1/2013
  • Hanes D, Jefferson-Gordon J, Lindsey A, O'Connor S, Petty L, Weiss M, Nnadi M, Overcash JAssessment and prediction of pruritus in sickle cell disease patients: a preliminary study.Clin Nurse Spec 27 255-61 9/1/2013
  • Overcash J, Hanes D, Birkhimer D, Askew TPain intensity and pain management of hospitalized patients with cancer: an opportunity for improvement.Clin J Oncol Nurs 17 365-8 8/1/2013
  • Sirilla J, Overcash JQuality of life (QOL), supportive care, and spirituality in hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) patients.Support Care Cancer 21 1137-44 4/1/2013
  • Overcash JGeriatric oncology nursing: beyond standard care.Interdiscip Top Gerontol 38 139-45 1/1/2013
  • Begue A, Overcash J, Lewis R, Blanchard S, Askew TM, Borden CP, Semos T, Yagodich AD, Ross PRetrospective study of multidisciplinary rounding on a thoracic surgical oncology unit.Clin J Oncol Nurs 16 E198-202 12/1/2012

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