Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in the Real World: Challenges of Managing the Older Patient
This information was originally presented on September 14, 2012, at the NCCN 7th Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies™ held in New York, New York.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologists, oncologists, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals who manage patients with hematologic malignancies.
Following this activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize the potential treatment challenges of older patients with CLL
- Review current NCCN standards of care for older patients (or those with comorbid conditions) with CLL
- Discuss the recent clinical trial data with new combination regimens or investigational agents, with a focus on older patients with CLL
William G. Wierda, MD, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
- 0.50 Participation
- 0.60 Nurse
- 0.50 Pharmacist
- 0.50 Physician