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  1. Diagnosis and Treatment of Aplastic Anemia

    ... of bone marrow aplasia, while providing aggressive supportive care . The choice of frontline therapy is determined by a number of factors ...

    Research Article last updated 12/06/2017 - 8:45am.

  2. What are supportive therapies, also called supportive care?

    ... Doctors will sometimes refer to certain treatments as supportive therapy or supportive care. They help you manage the symptoms of your disease, although they do not ...

    FAQ last updated 11/14/2017 - 2:29pm.

  3. Gemtuzumab Receives New FDA Approval for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    ... randomly assigned to receive either gemtuzumab or best supportive care (which could include palliative chemotherapy). Patients in the ...

    Research Article last updated 10/03/2017 - 12:56pm.

  4. Allogeneic transplant: does age still matter?

    ... not included in clinical trials and are often referred to supportive or low-dose therapies. A more complex issue, which is difficult to ... this issue. Moreover, the economic burden on the health care system associated with the selection of costly therapies, like alloSCT, ...

    Article last updated 08/31/2017 - 2:17pm.

  5. Professionals

    ... practice together to explore solutions to improve the care of patients. Register Today MDS Rounds: An AAMDSIF ... treatment options for patients with MDS, including supportive care , and assistant in the development of appropriate ... MDS Part 2:  MDS Diagnostic Workup, Staging and Supportive Therapy Part 3:  Beyond Supportive Therapies Watch Now ...

    Page last updated 12/04/2017 - 9:16am.

  6. Build a Strong Health Care Team

    ... that you begin to see yourself as the center of your health care team. Only you can make sure you get your questions answered. Only you can ... Help arrange consultations with specialty doctors and  supportive care  providers Maintain your medical records in your ...

    Topic section last updated 09/29/2017 - 11:15am.

  7. Patients

    ... supporting your mind, body and spirit Survivorship Care Planning: Learn about what’s next in your journey and what you can do ... what you are going through Build a strong and supportive community Leave with a sense of optimism and hope for the ...

    Page last updated 12/08/2017 - 9:04am.

  8. Resources to Help

    ... problems address financial aspects of their child's health care. HelpHOPELive www.helphopelive.org (800) 642-8399 ... Family and friends visit the site to stay informed and leave supportive messages. CarePages CarePages is an online community ...

    Topic section last updated 11/15/2017 - 2:31pm.

  9. Rigosertib versus best supportive care for patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes after failure of hypomethylating drugs (ONTIME): a randomised, controlled, phase 3 trial

    ... survival of patients receiving rigosertib and best supportive care with that of patients receiving best supportive care only in patients ...

    Research Article last updated 06/07/2016 - 11:10am.

  10. Be The Match needs African American donors

    ... understands the power of education. As she manages her care, she's also sharing the need for more potential donors in the Be The Match ... the ages of 18 and 44. She's got a sunny disposition, a supportive family and an unwavering determination to live, not just for ...

    Article last updated 04/11/2017 - 11:47am.