Acute myeloid leukemia, version 3.2017: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Margaret R. O'Donnell, Martin S. Tallman, Camille N. Abboud, Jessica K. Altman, Frederick R. Appelbaum, Daniel A. Arber, Vijaya R Bhatt, Dale Bixby, William Blum, Steven E. Coutre, Marcos De Lima, Amir T. Fathi, Melanie Fiorella, James M. Foran, Steven D. Gore, Aric C. Hall, Patricia Kropf, Jeffrey Lancet, Lori J Maness-Harris, Guido MarcucciMichael G. Martin, Joseph O. Moore, Rebecca Olin, Deniz Peker, Daniel A. Pollyea, Keith Pratz, Farhad Ravandi, Paul J. Shami, Richard M. Stone, Stephen A. Strickland, Eunice S. Wang, Matthew Wieduwilt, Kristina Gregory, Ndiya Ogba

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Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is the most common form of acute leukemia among adults and accounts for the largest number of annual deaths due to leukemias in the United States. This portion of the NCCN Guidelines for AML focuses on management and provides recommendations on the workup, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment options for younger (age <60 years) and older (age ≥60 years) adult patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)926-957
Number of pages32
JournalJNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 1 2017


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  • Oncology

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O'Donnell, M. R., Tallman, M. S., Abboud, C. N., Altman, J. K., Appelbaum, F. R., Arber, D. A., Bhatt, V. R., Bixby, D., Blum, W., Coutre, S. E., De Lima, M., Fathi, A. T., Fiorella, M., Foran, J. M., Gore, S. D., Hall, A. C., Kropf, P., Lancet, J., Maness-Harris, L. J., ... Ogba, N. (2017). Acute myeloid leukemia, version 3.2017: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology. JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 15(7), 926-957.