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Single-agent purine analogues for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND: Recent trials suggest improved response rates for purine analogues compared to alkylator-based regimens in the treatment of B-CLL. However, none was able to show a survival advantage. Thus, a systematic Cochrane review may be able to further define the role of purine analogues in the first-line treatment of B-CLL. METHODS: Randomized controlled trials comparing single-agent purine analogues with alkylator-based regimens were included. Medical databases (Cochrane Library, MEDLINE,...

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10.1016/j.ctrv.2006.05.002

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Steurer, M More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Schwarzer, G More by this author
Bohlius, J More by this author
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Journal:
Cancer treatment reviews
Volume:
32
Issue:
5
Pages:
377-389
Publication date:
2006-08-05
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EISSN:
1532-1967
ISSN:
0305-7372
URN:
uuid:427e37fd-33fb-48b3-b844-81e67d0052ba
Source identifiers:
66777
Local pid:
pubs:66777

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