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Saturday, March 28 2020

Dr. Brian G.M. Durie: Myeloma Patients’ Top 10 Questions About COVID-19

On March 21, 2020, the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) published Brian G.M. Durie’s answers to the top 10 questions they received from myeloma patients about COVID-19. The questions and answers are relevant to our Canadian myeloma community as well, so we encourage you to take a few minutes to check it out.; it may help you with some of the concerns you have. 

Some of the topics covered include:

  • How do I decrease my risk of exposure to the coronavirus? 

  • Should I continue with my myeloma treatment?

  • Should I undergo an autologous stem-cell transplant (ASCT) at this time?

  • Are packages delivered to my home safe?

As always, it’s best to check with your healthcare provider for any specific questions or issues about your health, healthcare regime or protocols.

Click here to see Dr. Durie's answers.