Updates In CLL Treatments

John C. Byrd, MD, a professor of Medicine at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses updates in the treatment of CLL.

John C. Byrd, MD, a professor of Medicine at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses updates in the treatment of CLL.

Clinical Pearls:

  • Patient-friendly therapies are changing the lives of patients with CLL.
  • These oral therapies are active and successfully controlling the disease for an extended period of time.
  • By combining new, active agents, physicians are moving closer to finding a cure for patients with CLL.
  • With updates in treatment options, physicians can now start to move away from using chemotherapy to treat patients with CLL.