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In the Literature – November 2016

November 2016, Vol 7, No 10 - In the Literature

  • Gaps in Use of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in Medicare Beneficiaries with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adding Daratumumab to Standard Regimen Extends Progression-Free Survival in Patients with Multiple Myeloma
  • Mutations Responsible for Relapse Despite PD-1 Therapy Uncovered in Melanoma
  • Ricolinostat Shows Promise in Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma
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In the Literature – October 2016

October 2016, Vol 7, No 9 - In the Literature

In This Article Inotuzumab Ozogamicin Shows Benefit in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Adding Daratumumab to Combination Therapy Improves Progression-Free Survival in Patients with Multiple Myeloma Addition of Elective Neck Dissection Reduces Overall Costs in Patients with Oral Cavity Cancer 70-Gene Signature Assists Clinicians in Breast Cancer Treatment Decision-Making Inotuzumab Ozogamicin Shows Benefit in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Many patients with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) who achieve complete remission will have disease relapse. Because of the poor prognosis for adults with relapsed ALL, investigators assessed the efficacy and safety [ Read More ]

In the Literature – May 2016

May 2016, Vol 7, No 4 - In the Literature

Oncology Benchmarks Annual Report Shows New Patient Visits, Drug Spending Are Rising The oncology National Practice Benchmark (NPB) annual report provides important information regarding oncology providers’ productivity, costs, practice revenues, and profits. Key findings from the 2015 report show that [ Read More ]