|Phase of Study:||Phase II|
|Treatment Location:||Only at MDACC|
|Estimated Length of Stay in Houston:||4 - 5 days for chemotherapy every 3 weeks. |
|Supported By:||Spectrum Pharmaceuticals|
|Return Visit:||All protocol specific chemotherapy infusions must be given at MDACC. During |
induction, patients (pts) may be hospitalized at MDACC for 1 month. For other
cycles, pts must return to MDACC every 3 - 4 weeks for treatment.
|Home Care:||Patients may follow with their local oncologist at home for interim followup |
visits between courses of chemotherapy, monitoring of blood counts,
transfusions, and administration of antibiotics as indicated.