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Supportive Care in Cancer

, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 1–2 | Cite as

Comments on: High adherence of patients with multiple myeloma who receive treatment with immunomodulatory drugs (IMIDS) in hematology/oncology group practices in Germany

  • Amélie CransacEmail author
  • Serge Aho
  • Mathieu Boulin
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pharmacy, Dijon University Hospital and LNC-UMR1231University of Burgundy & Franche ComtéDijonFrance
  2. 2.Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control DepartmentUniversity HospitalDijonFrance
  3. 3.Department of Pharmacy, Dijon University Hospital and EPICAD LNC-UMR1231University of Burgundy & Franche ComtéDijonFrance

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