Therapeutic choices in patients with Ph-positive CML living in Mexico in the tyrosine kinase inhibitor era: SCT or TKIs?

Abstract

A total of 72 patients with Ph-positive CML in first chronic phase were followed during a 6-year period in two different institutions in México. Among them, 22 were given a reduced-intensity allogeneic SCT, whereas 50 were given a tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), mainly imatinib mesylate. The 6-year overall survival (OS) after the therapeutic intervention… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bmt.2008.90

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