Should myeloma patients stay on maintenance therapy for several years?

 

In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains that maintenance therapy can prolong remissions and delay relapse.

BOTTOM LINE:
The BOTTOM LINE: If maintenance therapy is well-tolerated, stick with it!

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IMF Chairman and Co-Founder Brian G.M. Durie, MD welcomes your questions about the latest myeloma treatments, research, controversies and quality of life issues. If you have a question you think might be of interest to the myeloma community, please send to askdrdurie@myeloma.org!

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