Breast 2021 Feb 13;55:79-90. Epub 2020 Dec 13.
ABC Global Alliance, C/o Champalimaud Foundation, Av. Brasília, Lisbon, 1400-038, Portugal; Breast Unit, Champalimaud Clinical Center/Champalimaud Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Electronic address:
People with metastatic breast cancer face many challenges and disparities in obtaining optimal cancer care. These challenges are accentuated in underserved patient populations across Europe, who are less likely to receive quality healthcare for reasons including socioeconomic inequalities, educational or cultural status, or geographic location. While there are many local and national initiatives targeted to address these challenges, there remains a need to reduce disparities and improve access to healthcare to improve outcomes, with a focus on multidisciplinary stakeholder engagement. Read More