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Population Mortality Affects Long-Term Follow-Up of AlloHCT

For older patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation, a considerable part of total nonrelapse mortality is attributable to population mortality, according to a study recently published in Leukemia.

Childhood Cancer Considerably Underdiagnosed Worldwide

There is considerable underdiagnosis of childhood cancer, especially in south Asia and areas of Africa, according to a study published online Feb. 26 in The Lancet Oncology.

Long-Term Cardiomyopathy Risk Varies by Chemo Agent

Long-term cardiomyopathy risk varies by chemotherapy agent for childhood cancer survivors, with a decreased risk for daunorubicin versus doxorubicin, according to a study recently published in JAMA Oncology.

February 2019 Briefing – Hematology & Oncology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Hematology & Oncology for February 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal […]