Routine health maintenance in patients living with multiple myeloma: survivorship care plan of the International Myeloma Foundation Nurse Leadership Board.

@article{Bilotti2011RoutineHM,
  title={Routine health maintenance in patients living with multiple myeloma: survivorship care plan of the International Myeloma Foundation Nurse Leadership Board.},
  author={Elizabeth Bilotti and Charise L. Gleason and Ann McNeill},
  journal={Clinical journal of oncology nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={15 Suppl},
  pages={25-40}
}
Patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma are living longer because of new therapeutic options. Helping patients with multiple myeloma maintain a good state of health from the time of diagnosis and throughout their therapy leads to better quality of life. However, patients with multiple myeloma are at risk for illnesses experienced by the general population and at additional risk for illnesses related to multiple myeloma and its treatment. Therefore, the International Myeloma Foundation Nurse… CONTINUE READING