Bringing the Primary Care Physician Back Into Cancer Care

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Although cancer typically requires the medical attention of oncology specialists, primary care doctors play an increasingly important role on a patient’s health care team. What is the role of primary care providers in cancer care? On-site in Chicago at the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting, expert Dr. Larissa Nekhlyudov, from Dana Farber Cancer Institute, shares ways patients can engage their primary care doctor to help improve health outcomes. 

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