Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Cochrane on Use of TPO-RAs to Prevent, Treat CIT, Cochrane; 2017 Nov 27; Zhang, Chuai, Nie, et al

Guideline on Preventing VTE in Pediatric Cancer, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Tullius, et al

Conditioning Regimens After HCT Compared in ALL, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 29; Kebriaei, et al

Acute Kidney Injury in Young Allo-HCT Recipients, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Koh, et al

Moral Distress in HCT Professionals Evaluated, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Neumann, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Guideline on Preventing VTE in Pediatric Cancer, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Tullius, 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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Indolent Lymphoma

Concurrent cART + EPOCH in HIV-Related Lymphoma, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Nov 21; Tan, et al

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

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Anemia

Testosterone-Anemia Link in Older Men Evaluated , JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Feb 21; Roy, et al

Iron Deficiency Anemia and Hearing Loss , JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg; ePub 2016 Dec 29; Schieffer, et al

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Cellular Therapy

Acute Kidney Injury in Young Allo-HCT Recipients, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Koh, et al

Anthracycline-Related CV Dysfunction Evaluated, Cancer; ePub 2017 Nov 7; Armenian, Mertens, et al

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Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Calquence Approved for Mantle Cell Lymphoma, FDA news release; 2017 Oct 31

Conditioning Regimens for MCL Compared, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Oct 20; Tseng, et al

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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

Myeloma Precursor More Prevalent in Some Blacks, Blood Cancer J; ePub 2017 Oct 20; Landgren, et al

This Improves Survival After HLA-Haplo Transplant, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Oct 18; McCurdy, et al

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Bleeding Disorders

Cochrane on Use of TPO-RAs to Prevent, Treat CIT, Cochrane; 2017 Nov 27; Zhang, Chuai, Nie, et al

Guideline on Preventing VTE in Pediatric Cancer, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Tullius, et al

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Practice Management

Moral Distress in HCT Professionals Evaluated, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Neumann, et al

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

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Thrombosis

Guideline on Preventing VTE in Pediatric Cancer, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Tullius, et al

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

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Patient & Survivor Care

Sequelae in Childhood Leukemia Survivors Assessed, Cancer; ePub 2017 Nov 3; Goldsby, Stratton, et al

Fatigue-Reducing Psychological Therapy, Cochrane; 2017 Jul 14; Poort, Peters, et al

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Multiple Myeloma

VDT PACE-Like Therapy for Relapsed/Refractory MM, Am J Hematol; ePub 2017 Nov 10; Lakshman, et al

Auto/Allo and Tandem Auto HCT for MM Compared, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Oct 25; Htut, et al

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CLL

Liver Dysfunction in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Am J Hematol; ePub 2017 Oct 19; Hampel, et al

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

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CML

Sprycel Approved for Children with Ph+ CML, FDA news release; 2017 Nov 9

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

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