A retrospective cohort study explored outcomes for pregnant women with HL who received antenatal chemotherapy compared with a match cohort of nonpregnant women.
No difference in event-free survival (EFS) was observed in children and adolescents with newly diagnosed Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) according to race/ethnicity; however, postrelapse mortality was found to be higher in nonwhite groups. The findings from this pooled, secondary analysis of data from phase 3 clinical trials of dose-dense, response-adapted therapy were published in the Journal…
A response‐adapted treatment with rituximab, bendamustine, mitoxantrone, and dexamethasone appeared effective as a salvage therapy for follicular lymphoma.
[Cancer Management and Research] Researchers sought an alternative regimen for urine alkalization in patients receiving high-dose methotrexate. The typical regimen, IV sodium bicarbonate, has been on shortage. This study determined the safety of an oral regimen of sodium bicarbonate and acetazolamide to achieve a urine pH >7, which is necessary for safe administration of high-dose methotrexate.
Low bone mineral density detected during guideline-recommended dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry.