Supportive and Palliative Care for Metastatic Breast Cancer: Resource Allocations in Low- and Middle-income Countries

This clinical practice guideline discusses palliative and supportive care of patients with metastatic breast cancer. Specifically the guideline examines resource allocations for those patients in low- or middle income countries. Health systems resource allocations including education (for both health professionals and patients and families), palliative care models, and diagnostic testing are discussed. Additionally, supportive care recommendations are provided for metastatic disease management, and palliative care recommendations are discussed including pain management and psychosocial and spiritual aspects of care.