• Chemotherapy

    Can a Patient Be Too Old for Stem Cell Transplant?

    by  • February 9, 2014 • Chemotherapy, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Stem Cell Transplant

    Stem cell transplant is a potential curative treatment for patients with blood cancers and other life-threatening blood disorders. Selected patients may achieve long-term control of their disease, even if they have run out of treatment options. However, the best outcomes are usually obtained from early transplant for patients with high risk of disease. Because...

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    Treating Extremity Sarcoma

    by  • May 13, 2013 • Chemotherapy

    Extremity sarcoma is one of the hardest cancers to treat. Treatment for patients where sarcoma is in an arm or a leg may include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, interferon therapy, biologic/immunotherapy and/or innovative therapies using new drugs to fight the disease. With Isolated Limb Infusion (ILI), the effects of chemotherapy can be concentrated regionally...

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