Considerations for a Bone Marrow Transplant

http://youtu.be/JhTrGNZAuYw What are the pros and cons of continuing CLL therapies versus having a bone marrow transplant (BMT)? CLL expert Dr. Philip Thompson from MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses this common dilemma. BMTs are the only treatment ever proven to achieve long-term remission in high-risk CLL patients. However, Dr. Thompson shares reasons to avoid a BMT if possible and to pursue current clinical trials. Sponsored by CLL Global Research Foundation, which received educational grants from AbbVie and Genentech. Get email alerts | http://www.patientpower.info/alerts Subscribe on YouTube | http://www.youtube.com/patientpower Like on Facebook | http://www.fb.com/patientpower.info Follow on Twitter | http://www.twitter.com/patientpower Follow on Google+ | http://www.google.com/+patientpowerinfo