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BIO23-022: Adding Virtual Reality Mindful Exposure Therapy to a Cancer Center’s Tobacco Treatment Offerings: An Acceptability Pilot Study

Riley Walton Jackson, Ann Cao-Nasalga, Amy Chieng, Amy Pirkl, Annemarie D. Jagielo, Cindy Tran, Emilio Goldenhersch, Nicolas Rosencovich, Cristian Waitman, and Judith J. Prochaska

50% or more, and two quit for 24-hours then relapsed; 3 (33%) reported some dizziness with app use; 7 of 9 (77%) would recommend MindCotine to a friend. Conclusions: In an acceptability pilot study of a novel VR-MET tobacco treatment app offered to

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Mutation Testing and Adjuvant Systemic Therapy in Cutaneous Melanoma

Anthony J. Olszanski

Patients with stage III melanoma are at high risk for disease recurrence, but adjuvant therapy—including targeted therapy and immunotherapy—may prevent or delay relapse, according to Anthony J. Olszanski, MD, RPh, Associate Professor and Vice Chair

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Multiple Myeloma, Version 1.2013

Kenneth C. Anderson, Melissa Alsina, William Bensinger, J. Sybil Biermann, Adam D. Cohen, Steven Devine, Benjamin Djulbegovic, Edward A. Faber Jr, Cristina Gasparetto, Francisco Hernandez-Illizaliturri, Carol Ann Huff, Adetola Kassim, Amrita Y. Krishnan, Michael Liedtke, Ruby Meredith, Noopur Raje, Jeffrey Schriber, Seema Singhal, George Somlo, Keith Stockerl-Goldstein, Steven P. Treon, Donna Weber, Joachim Yahalom, Furhan Yunus, Dorothy A. Shead, and Rashmi Kumar

responsible for MM has led to the development of novel agents. The availability of many novel evidence-based options for the treatment of MM has led to significant improvements in response and survival. Most patients with MM experience relapse or become

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Updates in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma

Presented by: Shaji K. Kumar

diagnosis for patients with active myeloma that needs treatment, and to incorporate risk stratification, which is critical in terms of deciding upon the overall treatment goals and approaches over time . . . . Unfortunately, patients continue to relapse. We

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Optimization of Postremission Therapy in Follicular Lymphoma: Efficacy of Rituximab Maintenance

Rupali Roy and Leo I. Gordon

repeated relapses. The standard management for patients who have asymptomatic follicular lymphoma is to “watch and wait.” In the pre-rituximab era, multiple randomized phase III trials compared immediate treatment with chemotherapy and observation for

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Multiple Myeloma: Advances Reported in 2013 Are Useful in the Clinic

Kenneth Anderson

the results are very impressive, indeed,” Dr. Anderson noted. “This is exciting because it is an all-oral regimen without much neuropathy.” Relapsed/Refractory Disease “We have very exciting initial therapy, we have consolidation treatments

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In Defense of Hepatic Arterial Infusion for Hepatic Metastases of Colorectal Cancer

Nancy Kemeny

infusion. Results were compared with those of 125 consecutive patients who received adjuvant folfox or folfiri after resection with a median follow-up of 43 months. Abbreviations: FUDR, floxuridine; HAI, hepatic arterial infusion; RFS, relapse

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Novel Therapies Potentially Available for Pediatric B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Paul D. Harker-Murray, Lauren Pommert, and Matthew J. Barth

neutropenia, and infections, compared with other pediatric B-NHL chemotherapy backbones, 17 , 23 and has been adopted as the standard therapy for this group of patients. Relapsed B-NHL Relapsed pediatric B-NHL has a very poor prognosis with survival rates

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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Individualizing Treatment Approach

Andrew D. Zelenetz

“Chronic lymphocytic leukemia [CLL] is a continuum of disease. Although a number of patients will never be treated for their disease (indolent CLL; “early” asymptomatic), most patients will move on to active CLL (“later” symptomatic) or relapsed

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Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Version 2.2020, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

Patrick Brown, Hiroto Inaba, Colleen Annesley, Jill Beck, Susan Colace, Mari Dallas, Kenneth DeSantes, Kara Kelly, Carrie Kitko, Norman Lacayo, Nicole Larrier, Luke Maese, Kris Mahadeo, Ronica Nanda, Valentina Nardi, Vilmarie Rodriguez, Jenna Rossoff, Laura Schuettpelz, Lewis Silverman, Jessica Sun, Weili Sun, David Teachey, Victor Wong, Gregory Yanik, Alyse Johnson-Chilla, and Ndiya Ogba

management of ALL. This portion of the NCCN Guidelines discusses recommendations for the diagnosis and workup of pediatric ALL and focuses on frontline and relapsed/refractory (R/R) management strategies for B-ALL, T-ALL, and infants with ALL. For the