Pier Luigi Zinzani | Authors

A Randomized Trial of Fludarabine and Mitoxantrone Plus Rituximab vs CHOP Plus Rituximab as First-Line Treatment in Patients With Follicular Lymphoma

March 01, 2002

The FM (fludarabine [Fludara], mitoxantrone [Novantrone]) combination is an effective strategy in follicular lymphoma. From October 1999, patients from 12 Italian centers were randomized for a comparative study of FM vs CHOP (cyclophosphamide [Cytoxan, Neosar], doxorubicin HCl, vincristine [Oncovin], prednisone) chemotherapy with the addition of rituximab (Rituxan) in selected cases.

Elderly High-Grade Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphomas: First Line VNCOP-B Regimen Experience in 350 Patients

March 01, 1999

Age is a risk factor and a prognostic parameter in elderly high-grade non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) patients. Several