Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

7:36

Dr. Steven Rosen, Director of the Lurie Cancer Center in Chicago, shares his perspective on the latest news from the American Society of Hematology's 2011 annual meeting, focused around major advances in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). A new, non-chemotherapy approach may provide a better tolerated approach to treating the disease, especially for older patients and those with genetic variations that do not respond to the current standard of care.

7:50

Dr. John Pagel, from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, details important advances that signal a changing treatment landscape in CLL with new options for patients. Pagel explains some of the new drug therapies, including insights from ASH 2012, that may mean a move away from chemotherapy for some patients.

14:31

A talk about Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia by Dr. Bayard L. Powell, M.D. of Wake Forest Baptist Health for Cancer Guide Posts of Strength.

1:18

A talk about the Symptoms & Signs of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia by Dr. Bayard L. Powell, M.D. of Wake Forest Baptist Health for Cancer Guide Posts of Strength.

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