David Marin, MD, FRCP | Authors

Is Imatinib Still an Acceptable First-Line Treatment for CML in Chronic Phase?

October 12, 2012

Is it reasonable to start all new CML patients on treatment with imatinib alone and continue the drug indefinitely in those who fare well, or should one start treatment with one of the newer agents or possibly with imatinib in combination with another anti-CML agent in order to secure the best possible outcome for an individual patient?