Evaluation of the efficacy of the VEEP regimen in adult Hodgkin's disease with assessment of gonadal and cardiac toxicity.

@article{Hill1995EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the efficacy of the VEEP regimen in adult Hodgkin's disease with assessment of gonadal and cardiac toxicity.},
  author={Mark E. Hill and S. GARATTINI Milan and D. Hamish Cunningham and Janine L. Mansi and I Quah Smith and Daniel Catovsky and Martin Gore and Gilbert Zulian and Peter Selby and Alan H. Horwich},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={1995},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={387-95}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this phase II study was to investigate the potential of the vincristine, epirubicin, etoposide, and prednisolone (VEEP) regimen to reduce the risks of long-term sequelae of chemotherapy such as sterility, cardiopulmonary damage, and second malignancies, while maintaining efficacy in terms of response and survival. PATIENTS AND METHODS Eighty-five adult patients with newly diagnosed and previously untreated stage II to IV Hodgkin's disease (HD) were entered and monitored for… CONTINUE READING

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