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Article first published online: 21 FEB 2007
Copyright © 2007 American Cancer Society
Volume 109, Issue 6, pages 1114–1124, 15 March 2007
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Burnett, A. K., Milligan, D., Prentice, A. G., Goldstone, A. H., McMullin, M. F., Hills, R. K. and Wheatley, K. (2007), A comparison of low-dose cytarabine and hydroxyurea with or without all-trans retinoic acid for acute myeloid leukemia and high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome in patients not considered fit for intensive treatment. Cancer, 109: 1114–1124. doi: 10.1002/cncr.22496
See related Editorial on pages 000–000, this issue.
The following investigators entered patients in this trial: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary: Dr. D. J. Culligan and Dr. J. Tighe; Altnagelvin Area Hospital: Dr. M. F. Ryan; Arrowe Park Hospital: Dr. D. W. Galvani; Barnet General Hospital: Dr. A. Virchis; Belfast City Hospital: Dr. R. J. G. Cuthbert, Dr. M. F. McMullin, and Dr. T. C. M. Morris; Bradford Royal Infirmary: Dr. L. A. Parapia and Dr. A. T. Williams; Bristol Royal Infirmary: Dr. G. L. Scott and Dr. G. R. Standen; Broadgreen Hospital: Dr. P. Chu; Canterbury Health Laboratories: Dr. W. N. Patton; Central Middlesex Hospital: Dr. K. Ryan; Christchurch Hospital: Dr. R. L. Spearing; Christie Hospital: Dr. R. Chopra; City Hospital National Health Service (NHS) Trust: Dr. D. Bareford and Dr. J. G. Wright; Conquest Hospital: Dr. J. Beard; Craigavon Area Hospital: Dr. C. Humphrey; Crosshouse Hospital: Dr. J. G. Erskine and Dr. P. D. Micallef Eynaud; Derbyshire Royal Infirmary: Dr. D. C. Mitchell; Ealing Hospital: Dr. G. Abrahamson; Eastbourne District General: Dr. P. A. Gover; Falkirk District Royal Infirmary: Dr. A. D. J. Birch; Glan Clwyd Hospital: Dr. D. R. Edwards and Dr. D. I. Gozzard; Gloucestershire Royal Hospital: Dr. J. Ropner; Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust: Dr. M. A. Lumley; Guy's Hospital: Dr. R. Carr; Harrogate District Hospital: Dr. A. G. Bynoe and Dr. M. W. McEvoy; Hull Royal Infirmary: Dr. S. Ali; Ipswich Hospital: Dr. J. A. Ademokun; Kent and Canterbury Hospital: Dr. C. F. E. Pocock; Kingston Hospital NHS Trust: Dr. Z. Abboudi; Leeds General Infirmary: Prof. J. A. Child, Dr. D. R. Norfolk, and Dr. G. M. Smith; Leicester Royal Infirmary: Dr. C. S. Chapman, Dr. A. E. Hunter, Dr. D. B. J. Kennedy, and Dr. J. A. Snowden; Llandough Hospital NHS Trust: Dr. D. P. Bentley; Manchester Royal Infirmary: Prof. J. A. Liu Yin and Dr. G. S. Lucas; Monklands District General: Dr. G. Cook, Dr. J. A. Murphy, and Dr. W. Watson; Nevill Hall Hospital: Dr. G. T. M. Robinson; North Staffs Hospital Centre: Dr. R. C. Chasty and Dr. K. P. Schofield; Nottingham City Hospital: Dr. P. A. E. Jones and Prof. N. H. Russell; Oldchurch Hospital: Dr. A. Brownell; Pinderfields General Hospital: Dr. M. C. Galvin and Dr. P. Hillmen; Queen Alexandra Hospital: Dr. M. Ganczakowski; Queen Elizabeth Hospital: Dr. J. Keidan; Raigmore Hospital: Dr. P. Forsyth; Royal Berkshire Hospital: Dr. F. B. BritoBabapulle, Dr. H. Grech, and Dr. G. Morgenstern; Royal Bolton Hospital: Dr. J. Jip; Royal Chesterfield Hospital: Dr. R. Stewart; Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital: Dr. M. V. Joyner, Dr. R. Lee, and Dr. M. A. Pocock; Royal Free Hospital: Dr. A. B. Mehta; Royal Gwent Hospital: Dr. H. A. Jackson; Royal Liverpool University Hospital: Prof. R. E. Clark and Dr. A. R. Pettitt; Royal Surrey County Hospital: Dr. G. Robbins; Russells Hall Hospital: Dr. P. Harrison and Dr. J. Neilson; Salisbury District Hospital: Dr. J. O. Cullis; Sandwell General Hospital: Dr. S. I. Handa; Scunthorpe General Hospital: Dr. R. A. Ezekwesili; Singleton Hospital: Dr. S. Al-Ismail; Southampton University Hospital Trust: Dr. A. Duncombe and Dr. K. Orchard; Southern General Hospital: Dr. A. E. Morrison; St. Helier Hospital: Dr. J. Mercieca; St. James's University Hospital: Dr. D. L. Barnard and Dr. B. A. McVerry; Staffordshire General Hospital: Dr. P. Revell; Stoke Mandeville Hospital: Dr. A. Watson; Sundsvall Hospital: Dr. J. Wallvik; Torbay Hospital: Dr. F. Booth; University College Hospital: Dr. K. G. Patterson and Dr. K. Yong; University Hospital Aintree: Dr. W. Sadik; University Hospital Lewisham: Dr. N. Mir; University Hospital of Wales: Prof. A. K. Burnett, Dr. C. Poynton, and Dr. J. A. Whittaker; University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire: Dr. S. Basu, Dr. B. Harrison, and Dr. J. Mills; University of Ioannina: Prof. K. L. Bourantas; Victoria Infirmary: Dr. P. J. Tansey; Western General Hospital: Dr. J. M. Davies, Dr. P. R. E. Johnson, and Dr.A. C. Parker; Whipps Cross Hospital: Dr. C. DeSilva; Whiston Hospital: Dr. G. Satchi; Wycombe General Hospital: Dr. R. Aitchison; York Hospital: Dr. L. R. Bond and Dr. M. R. Howard; and Ysbyty Gwynedd: Dr. D. H. Parry.
- Issue published online: 7 MAR 2007
- Article first published online: 21 FEB 2007
- Manuscript Accepted: 20 NOV 2006
- Manuscript Revised: 18 OCT 2006
- Manuscript Received: 25 SEP 2006
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