TITLE

ABVD in older patients with early-stage Hodgkin lymphoma treated within the German Hodgkin Study Group HD10 and HD11 trials

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Christopher
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Current Medical Literature: Leukemia & Lymphoma;2013, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the safety and efficacy of doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine and dacarbazine (ABVD) in older patients with classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL) who were treated within HD10 and HD11 trials. It references a study by B. Böll et al, published in a 2013 issue of the "Journal of Clinical Oncology." Findings showed toxicities of ABVD and the difficulties in delivering sufficient relative dose intensity of chemotherapy.
ACCESSION #
91711981

 

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