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Your role in early diagnosis & Tx of metastatic bone disease

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Finally, the long-term care of patients with metastatic cancers necessarily involves multidisciplinary teams, which further complicates communication. To ensure that patients are receiving an appropriate course of treatment, evaluate their health literacy, confirm their understanding of the disease, and acknowledge their desires.

Kyle Sweeney, MD, University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, MS 3017, Kansas City, KS 66160; [email protected].


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