Clinical Edge

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

Lung Cancer

Cochrane on Vaccine-Based Immunotherapy for NSCLC, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 16; Zhu, Li, Tiselius, et al

Durvalumab Post-Chemoradiotherapy in NSCLC Assessed, N Engl J Med; ePub 2017 Sep 8; Antonia, et al

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Lymphoma & Plasma Cell Disorders

Cardiac assessment before doxorubicin treatment , Enns DL et al. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes. 2018 Aug 3;2(3):277-85

Long-term ibrutinib data in older patients, Barr PM et al. Haematologica. 2018;103(9):1502-10

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Multiple Myeloma

Study supports long-term survival in multiple myeloma subgroup, Usmani SZ et al. Blood Cancer J. 2018 Nov 23;8(12):123

Haploidentical allo-HCT possible even in relapsed myeloma, Sahebi F, et al. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2018 Sep 20. pii: S1083-8791(18)30575-5.

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Colon and Rectal

Fiber Intake and Survival After CRC Diagnosis, JAMA Oncol; ePub 2017 Nov 2; Song, Wu, et al

Cochrane on Detecting CRC in Patients with IBD, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 18; Bye, Nguyen, Parker, et al

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Mixed Topics

Low arginine linked to SFTS, Li X-K et al. Sci Transl Med. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aat4162

Higher AML, MDS risk linked to autotransplants, Radivoyevitch T et al. Leuk Res. 2018 Jul 19. pii: S0145-2126(18)30160-7

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