Clinical Edge

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

Clinical Guidelines

ASCO Guideline on Alcohol Consumption and Cancer, J Clin Oncol; 2018 Jan; LoConte, Brewster, et al

Guideline on Platelet Transfusion in Ca Patients, J Clin Oncol; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Schiffer, et al

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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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Genitourinary Cancer

Cochrane On Bisphosphonates for Prostate Cancer, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 26; Macherey, Monsef, et al

Cochrane on Reconstructing the Pancreatic Stump, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 12; Cheng, Briarava, et al

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Hematology

Guideline on Platelet Transfusion in Ca Patients, J Clin Oncol; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Schiffer, et al

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

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Leukemia, Myelodysplasia, Transplantation

CAR T induced resistance in ALL, Ruella M et al. Nat Med. 2018 Oct 1. doi: 10.1038/s41591-018-0201-9

Cochrane on Bisphosphonates in Multiple Myeloma, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 18; Mhaskar, Kumar, et al

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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.

Read more in Multiple Myeloma