Abstract:To evaluate treatment and response patterns among patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in Canada, Australia, and South Korea (S.Korea). METHODS: Oncologists and hematologists in Australia (Nϭ31), Canada (Nϭ28), and South Korea (Nϭ34) abstracted medical records of adults with CML between 1/1/ 2005 and 9/30/2010. Patient selection criteria included: chronic phase at diagnosis, either Phϩ or BCR-ABLϩ, received 1 st -line imatinib, and had not participated in a clinical trial. A subset received 2nd-line th… Show more
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