ONCOLOGY IQ

Test your cancer nursing knowledge with ONCC’s OncologyIQ. Every Tuesday ONCC will post a new question, the correct answer, and rationale. Follow us on Twitter to get the weekly OncologyIQ question delivered directly to your Twitter feed. Want more questions like this? Check out ONCC Practice Tests!

weekly test question 50

Correct answer: B

Rationale: Pneumonits is a late effect of radiation
Reference: Iwamoto, R.R., Haas, M.L., & Gosselin, T.K. (2012). Manual for radiation oncology nursing practice and education. (4th ed.). Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.  p. 156.