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How Chiara decided on a clinical trial for stage 4 triple-negative breast cancer

How Chiara decided on a clinical trial for stage 4 triple-negative breast cancer

I jumped at the opportunity to receive an expert second opinion. Dr. Jeremy Force from Duke University called me that afternoon to introduce himself and learn my questions – I felt heard. Dr. Force offered to provide me a list of his top five choices of clinical trials best suited for me after reviewing my medical records and attending that week’s American Society of Clinical Oncology conference – a sigh of relief! — Chiara D'Agostino

Breast cancer warrior talks with a top oncologist about biopsy

Breast cancer warrior talks with a top oncologist about biopsy

Dr. Force and I talked about biopsies. We discussed treatments for a second cancer in a radiated breast. We discussed mastectomy options over continuing to have biopsies over and over again.  We discussed the type of cancer I had 24 years ago.  I got help from Dr. Force and SmartBridge Health. I received answers. I know my path now. — Carole Sanek

SmartBridge Health gives an immediate answer

SmartBridge Health gives an immediate answer

“It was taking me weeks to reach my oncologist, and I needed an immediate answer to a pressing issue. Thanks to SmartBridge Health, I was able to speak to a top hematologist-oncologist at the Duke Cancer Institute...