Chapter 46. Selected Management Issues of Patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma

  1. Mark A. Crowther MD, MSc, FRCPC Professor Division Director1,2,
  2. Jeff Ginsberg MD, FRCPC Professor3,
  3. Holger J. Schünemann MD, PhD, MSc, FACP, FCCP Professor4,5,
  4. Ralph M. Meyer MD, FRCPC Director Professor6,7 and
  5. Richard Lottenberg MD, FACP Professor8
  1. Ralph M. Meyer MD, FRCPC Director Professor6,7

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300857.ch46

Evidence-Based Hematology

Evidence-Based Hematology

How to Cite

Meyer, R. M. (2008) Selected Management Issues of Patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma, in Evidence-Based Hematology (eds M. A. Crowther, J. Ginsberg, H. J. Schünemann, R. M. Meyer and R. Lottenberg), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300857.ch46

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Division of Hematology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada

  4. 4

    CLARITY Research Group, Department of Epidemiology, Italian National Cancer Institute Regina Elena, Rome, Italy

  5. 5

    McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada

  6. 6

    National Cancer Institute of Canada, Clinical Trials Group, Edith Eisenhauer Chair in Clinical Cancer Research, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  7. 7

    Departments of Oncology and Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  8. 8

    Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Author Information

  1. 6

    National Cancer Institute of Canada, Clinical Trials Group, Edith Eisenhauer Chair in Clinical Cancer Research, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

  2. 7

    Departments of Oncology and Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157476

Online ISBN: 9781444300857

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Keywords:

  • management of Hodgkin lymphoma;
  • limited-stage Hodgkin lymphoma treated with combined-modality therapy;
  • trials testing chemotherapy;
  • optimum management of patients with untreated advanced-stage Hodgkin lymphoma;
  • EORTC H8-F trial;
  • BEACOPP;
  • BEACOPP regimens with MOPP-ABVD-like regimen comparison;
  • prednisone and procarbazine to ABV (ABVPP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Questions

  • Literature search and inclusion

  • What is optimum management of patients with previously untreated limited-stage Hodgkin lymphoma?

  • What is optimum management of patients with previously untreated advanced-stage Hodgkin lymphoma?

  • References