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Patient engagement in value-based care: real-world case studies using shared-decision making and epros the accc 44th annual meeting and cancer center business summit closes with the topic of greatest importance – the cancer patient – whose voice is easily lost amidst scientific abstraction. In this interactive program, neeta somaiah, md, provides expert perspective on case studies in gist, including a newly diagnosed patient following surgical resection a newly diagnosed patient with unresectable, metastatic gist and a patient with progressive disease on first-line treatment source: gastrointestinal stromal.
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