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  1. Goldstone AH, et al. (2008). In adults with standard-risk lymphoblastic leukemia, the greatest benefit is achieved from a matched sibling allogenic transplantation in first complete remission, and an autologous transplantation is less effective than conventional consolidation/maintenance chemotherapy in all patients: Final results of the International ALL Trial (MRC UKALL XII/ECOG E2993). Blood, 111(4): 1827–33. Also available online: http://bloodjournal.hematologylibrary.org/content/111/4/1827.long.

  2. National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Acute myeloid leukemia. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 2.2012. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/aml.pdf.

  3. American Cancer Society (2012). Cancer Facts and Figures 2012. Atlanta: American Cancer Society. Available online: http://www.cancer.org/Research/CancerFactsFigures/CancerFactsFigures/cancer-facts-figures-2012.

  4. De Lavallade H, et al. (2008). Imatinib for newly diagnosed patients with chronic myeloid leukemia: Incidence of sustained responses in an intention-to-treat analysis. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 26(20): 3358–3363.

  5. Johnston JB, et al. (2009). Chronic lymphocytic leukemia. In JP Greer et al., eds., Wintrobe's Clinical Hematology, 12th ed., vol. 2, pp. 2214–2255. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  6. Smith MA, et al. (2010). Outcomes for children and adolescents with cancer: Challenges for the twenty-first century. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 28(15): 2625–2634.

Other Works Consulted

  • Leung LLK (2010). Coagulation disorders. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 15, chap. 5. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • Levi M, Seligsohn U (2010). Disseminated intravascular coagulation. In K Kaushanksy et al., eds., Williams Hematology, 8th ed., pp. 2101–2120. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Adult Acute Chronic Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/adultALL/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/adultALL/Patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/adultAML/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/adultAML/patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/childALL/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/childALL/Patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia/Other Myeloid Malignancies Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/childAML/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia/Other Myeloid Malignancies Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/childAML/Patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/CLL/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/CLL/patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/CML/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/hairy-cell-leukemia/healthprofessional.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment (PDQ)—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/hairy-cell-leukemia/Patient.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Acute myeloid leukemia. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 2.2012. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/aml.pdf.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Chronic myelogenous leukemia. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 1.2013. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/cml.pdf.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 3.2012. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/nhl.pdf.

  • Rodgers GM (2009). Acquired coagulation disorders. In JP Greer et al., eds., Wintrobe's Clinical Hematology, 12th ed., vol. 2, pp. 1425–1463. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

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    Last Updated: December 14, 2012
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