An Evaluation of Treatment Patterns and Outcomes in Elderly Patients Newly Diagnosed With Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Retrospective Analysis of Electronic Medical Records From US Community Oncology Practices

Esprit Ma, Vijayveer Bonthapally, Anita Chawla, Patrick Lefebvre, Ronan T Swords, Marie Hélène Lafeuille, Jonathan Fortier, Bruno Emond, Mei Sheng Duh, Bruce J. Dezube

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Abstract

Micro-Abstract This retrospective observational study of data from the US community oncology setting evaluates real-world treatment patterns and outcomes for newly diagnosed, elderly patients with acute myeloid leukemia. The analysis focuses on those patients who did not receive standard induction therapy (“3 + 7”–type regimens).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)625-636.e3
JournalClinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia
Volume16
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2016

Keywords

  • Community oncology practices
  • Descriptive analysis
  • Leukemia
  • Observational study
  • Treatment patterns

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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