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STEP 6: RESPONSE ASSESSMENT - IS TREATMENT WORKING?
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04.01.13

STEP 6 - REFERENCES

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  2. Achievement of VGPR to induction therapy is an important prognostic factor for longer PFS in the IFM 2005-01 trial.  Moreau BLOOD 17 March 2011 vol. 117 Number 11
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  8. Superior outcomes associated with complete response in newly diagnosed MM patients treated with non-intensive therapy; analysis of the phase 3 VISTA study of BORTEZOMIB plus melphalan-prednisone versus melphalan prednisome. Harousseau, BLOOD 2010 116: 3743-3750 doi: 10.1182/blood-2010-03-275800
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  11. Better quality of response to lenalidomide plus dexamethasome is associated with improved clinical outcomes in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.  Harousseau, Haematologica 95(10) 1738-1744
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