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Patients Face Numerous Obstacles In Quest For Life-Saving Treatment

“It was such a frustrating time. It was awful,” Linda says, recalling how doctors had recommended she give Glaxo-SmithKline’s drug Votrient a shot but was unable to get Jessica’s insurance company to cover it despite appeals documented by GIST specialists.

By |2019-04-18T11:51:54-04:00February 1st, 2013|Advocacy, Coping with GIST, Drug Treatment, News|

More Placebo Clinical Trials Predicted for Cancer Patients

More Placebo Clinical Trials Predicted for Cancer Patients. After the controversy created by the use of a placebo in an early clinical trial for GIST patients, we hoped this issue would have gone away. Last year [...]

By |2015-03-20T11:14:24-04:00August 18th, 2006|Advocacy, Clinical Trials|
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