What is it about?
We summarize the pivotal trials in the field of metastatic melanoma, as well as the available studies on quality of life and psycho social outcome in the field of melanoma.
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Why is it important?
Since the introduction of immune therapy in 2012, a growing number of metastatic melanoma patients achieve long-term survival. However very little is known about possible long- term effects of immune-related adverse events, psycho-social wellbeing, neuro-cognitive function and quality of life in this novel population of advanced melanoma survivors treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors. We believe that our review will be of great clinical relevance for clinicians, as it highlights all aspects that are of relevance to this new field of survivorship.
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This page is a summary of: Long-Term Survival, Quality of Life, and Psychosocial Outcomes in Advanced Melanoma Patients Treated with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors, Journal of Oncology, April 2019, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2019/5269062.
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