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Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association:
doi: 10.1097/JDN.0000000000000044
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Malignant Melanoma: Advances in Treatment

Smith, Vanessa; Walton, Shernaz

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ABSTRACT: We discuss the recent breakthroughs in the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma. New therapies, which target the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway, such as BRAF inhibitors and MEK inhibitors, may provide hope for those with metastatic disease where, historically, treatment has not been successful.

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