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Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Cochrane on Anticoagulants in Patients with Cancer, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 11; Akl, Kahale, Hakoum, et al

Preventing Pneumococcal Infection in Kids with SCD, Cochrane; 2017 Oct 10; Rankine-Mullings, et al

Preventing Bleeding in Patients with Hemophilia, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 25; Chai-Adisaksopha, et al

Cochrane on Growth Hormones for Thalassaemia, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 18; Ngim, Lai, Hong, et al

RIC in Patients with FL Receiving Allo-HCT, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Oct 13; Epperla, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Guideline on HCT for Certain Lymphoma Types, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Aug 7; Kharfan-Dabaja, et al

New Guideline on Diagnostic Workup of Acute Leukemia , Arch Pathol Lab Med; ePub 2017 Feb 22; Arber, et al

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Mantle Cell Lymphoma

MCL in First Remission: Does Imaging Matter?, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Aug 10; Guidot, et al

Bendamustine and Rituximab for Lymphoma Evaluated, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2016 Nov 14; Bond, et al

Read more in Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Mixed Topics

NHL Survivors Tend to Have Impaired Cognition, Cancer; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Ehrhardt, et al

Calcium & Vitamin D Protective Effect Evaluated, Cancer; ePub 2017 Jun 27; Ammann, Drake, et al

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Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Adding This to DIPSS Helps HCT Outcome Prediction, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Sep 29; Bannow, et al

Impact of Fluid Overload on HSCT Outcomes, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Aug 24; Rondón, et al

Read more in Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Practice Management

Weekend vs Weekday Leukemia Admissions, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Aug 8; Parikh, et al

Outcomes in Multiple Myeloma Patients Evaluated , Ann Hematol; ePub 2016 Dec 2; Berenson, et al

Read more in Practice Management

Bleeding Disorders

Cochrane on Anticoagulants in Patients with Cancer, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 11; Akl, Kahale, Hakoum, et al

Preventing Pneumococcal Infection in Kids with SCD, Cochrane; 2017 Oct 10; Rankine-Mullings, et al

Read more in Bleeding Disorders

Thrombosis

Cochrane on Anticoagulants in Patients with Cancer, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 11; Akl, Kahale, Hakoum, et al

This Newly-Tested Tool Predicts PICC-DVT Risk, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Sep 13; Chopra, et al

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Multiple Myeloma

Index Can Predict Survival in Patients with MM, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Sep 19; Ely, et al

Economic Burden of Multiple Myeloma Evaluated, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Aug 13; MacEwan, et al

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CLL

Agent Orange’s Impact on CLL in Vietnam Veterans, Leuk Lymphoma, ePub 2017 Sep 14; Mescher, et al

Survival in Older Patients with CLL/SLL Evaluated, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Jul 18; Ammann, et al

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CML

Be Sure to Consider This When Selecting TKIs, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Jun 16; Coutinho, et al

FDA Approves Iclusig for Certain Types of CML, ALL, Ariad news release; 2016 Nov 29

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Aggressive Lymphomas

Evaluating Aggressive B Cell Lymphomas, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Sep 3; Raess, et al

Does This Mutation Affect DLBCL Outcomes?, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Aug 25; Lee, et al

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AML

Two Salvage Chemotherapy Regimens Evaluated in AML, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Sep 22; Muluneh, et al

Cochrane on Optimizing Chemo, Radiotherapy for HL, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 4; Franklin, Eichenauer, et al

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T Cell Lymphomas

Diagnostic Challenges of T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Aug 25; Licata, et al

Guideline on HCT for Certain Lymphoma Types, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Aug 7; Kharfan-Dabaja, et al

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Transfusion Medicine

Cochrane Evaluates Red Blood Cell Transfusion Policies, Cochrane Database Syst Rev; 2017 Jan 27; Estcourt, et al

Comparison of Red Blood Cell Transfusion Utilization, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2016 Oct 28; Belk, et al

Read more in Transfusion Medicine