Supportive Care in Cancer

, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 657–658

Supportive care and not only palliative care in the route of cancer patients

  • Andrea Antonuzzo
  • Maurizio Lucchesi
  • Isa Maura Brunetti
  • Luca Galli
  • Enrico Vasile
  • Francesca Bonci
  • Sergio Ricci
  • Alfredo Falcone
Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Antonuzzo
    • 1
  • Maurizio Lucchesi
    • 2
  • Isa Maura Brunetti
    • 1
  • Luca Galli
    • 2
  • Enrico Vasile
    • 2
  • Francesca Bonci
    • 2
  • Sergio Ricci
    • 1
  • Alfredo Falcone
    • 2
  1. 1.U.O. Oncologia Medica 1—Polo OncologicoAzienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria PisanaPisaItaly
  2. 2.U.O. Oncologia Medica 2—Polo OncologicoAzienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria PisanaPisaItaly

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