Author | Shadi Latta, MD


Diffuse Large B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in the Very Elderly: Challenges and Solutions

February 16, 2013

ByShadi Latta, MD|Peter H. Cygan, MD|Walter Fried, MD|Chadi Nabhan, MD, FACP

In this review, we critically analyze clinical trials that were specifically designed for the very elderly, and we discuss the challenges encountered by investigators who are conducting studies in this patient population. We conclude by proposing an algorithm to help clinicians determine the optimal therapeutic strategy for treatment of DLBCL in very elderly patients.