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Supportive care of the patient with locally advanced or metastatic exocrine pancreatic cancer

Authors

Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo, MD

Professor of Surgery

Harvard Medical School

Ramon E Jimenez, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

University of Connecticut Medical School

Janet E Murphy, MD, MPH

Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Tucker Gosnell Center for GI Malignancies

Section Editors

J Thomas Lamont, MD

Editor-in-Chief — Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Section Editor — Anorectal Disorders and Misc. Lower GI Disease; Nutrition, Malabsorption, and Misc. Upper GI Disease

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Richard M Goldberg, MD

Section Editor — Gastrointestinal Cancer

Director of the West Virginia University Cancer Institute and the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center

Professor of Medicine

Laurence S. & Jean J. DeLynn Chair of Oncology

Deputy Editor

Diane MF Savarese, MD

Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate

Deputy Editor — Oncology and Palliative Care

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Peer Reviewer

Reviewers are not identified on topic reviews to preserve anonymity