Get expert insight on the most important chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) data presented at the 2017 Annual Hematology Meeting in Atlanta. Drs Gribben and Seymour will highlight the latest trial data and its impact on clinical practice.
Dec 15, 2017
Dec 15, 2018
Abstract #LBA-2: Venetoclax Plus Rituximab is Superior to Bendamustine Plus Rituximab in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia – Results from the Pre-planned Interim Analysis of the Randomized Phase 3 Murano Study
Abstract #428: Initial Results of Ibrutinib Plus Venetoclax in Relapsed, Refractory CLL (Bloodwise TAP CLARITY Study): High Rates of Overall Response, Complete Remission and MRD Eradication after 6 Months of Combination Therapy
Abstract #432: Acalabrutinib With Obinutuzumab in Relapsed/Refractory and Treatment-Naïve Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: The Phase 1b/2 ACE-CL-003 Study
John Gribben, MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSciBarts Cancer Institute
London, United Kingdom
John Seymour, MBBS, PhD, FRACPPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
After successful completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate current treatment approaches for patients with relapsed/refractory CLL
- Describe recent efficacy and safety findings for combinations incorporating targeted therapy and how these findings might impact clinical practice
This educational activity is supported by a grant from AbbVie.
Independent Medical Education (IME)
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Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
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This activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the US Food and Drug Administration or European Medicines Agency. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product discussed for discussions of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.