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Joint guidelines were released by the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology regarding the use of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents to treat chemotherapy-related anemia. References and Resources ASH-ASCO 2007 Clinical Practice Guideline Update on the Use of...

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Preoperative briefings reduce operating room delays

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A brief discussion among members of the operating room team just before surgery begins to outline the procedure and review important components can significantly reduce delays in this setting, new research shows. The briefing intervention, developed by Dr. Martin A. Makary and...

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Dasatinib active against Ph+ leukemia with CNS involvement

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Dasatinib, a second-generation dual-specific BCR-ABL kinase inhibitor penetrates the blood-brain barrier and has promising therapeutic potential for Philadelphia chromosome-positive leukemia that has spread to the CNS, researchers report in the August 15 issue of the journal...