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Rituximab treatment for elderly patients with aggressive B-cell lymphomas

Posted by on Mar 10, 2018 in Non-Hodgkin lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the impact of rituximab treatment and gene mutations on the outcomes for elderly patients who did not respond to first line chemotherpy. The study concluded that patients who experienced treatment failure after first line rituximab and chemotherapy had poor outcomes, but rituximab improved patient outcomes when...

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Effect of weight on patient outcomes for patients with aggressive B-cell lymphomas

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 in Non-Hodgkin lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the impact being overweight or obese had on outcomes for elderly patients with B-cell lymphomas. The study concluded that female patients who were obese had worse outcomes than those who were not obese.  Some background Being overweight or obese can have negative effects on health. People who are obese have...

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