Analysis of racial variations in disease characteristics, treatment patterns, and outcomes of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

@article{Nabhan2016AnalysisOR,
  title={Analysis of racial variations in disease characteristics, treatment patterns, and outcomes of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.},
  author={Chadi Nabhan and Kari G Chaffee and Susan L. Slager and Natalie Galanina and Sara J. Achenbach and Susan M. Schwager and Neil E Kay and Tait D Shanafelt},
  journal={American journal of hematology},
  year={2016},
  volume={91 7},
  pages={677-80}
}
The impact of race on outcomes of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common leukemia in the west, is not well studied. We aimed to understand racial variations in clinical and disease characteristics, treatment patterns, and outcomes in patients with CLL. We utilized the Mayo Clinic CLL database to perform an analysis of these… CONTINUE READING