EDWARD H. REINHARD, M.D., F.A.C.P.; CHARLES L. NEELY, M.D.; DON M. SAMPLES, M.D.
In recent years most publications on the subject of treatment of the chronic leukemias have dealt with the results of therapy with new chemotherapeutic agents. Dimethanesulfonoxybutane (Myleran) is now considered by many hematologists to be the treatment of choice in chronic granulocytic leukemia, and chlorambucil (Leukeran) is being used more and more extensively in the therapy of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. There are few reported series of large numbers of patients with chronic leukemia treated with radioactive phosphorus and followed over a long period of time. Such a study should be of great value as a basis for comparison with the
REINHARD EH, NEELY CL, SAMPLES DM. RADIOACTIVE PHOSPHORUS IN THE TREATMENT OF CHRONIC LEUKEMIAS: LONG-TERM RESULTS OVER A PERIOD OF 15 YEARS*. Ann Intern Med. 1959;50:942–958. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-50-4-942
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