Original Article: PDF OnlyAn overview of the relationship between alkylating agents and therapy-related acute nonlymphocytic leukemiaUhlenhopp, Mary B. R.N., B.S.N., O.C.N.Author Information Mary B. Uhlenhopp is a graduate student in Oncology Nursing and Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, and a Graduate Research Assistant at the Columbia University Comprehensive Cancer Center, New York, New York. Cancer Nursing: February 1992 - Volume 15 - Issue 1 - p 9-17 Buy Abstract Patients with therapy-related acute nonlymphocytic leukemia present many challenges to health care professionals, yet it is only through the success of cancer management that we have uncovered this rare and unfortunate issue of survivorship. Oncology nurses have been at the forefront of symptom management, pain management, and other important issues in the care of cancer patients, and with a broader under-standing can also emerge as key players in the identification and management of patients with second malignancies. © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.