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Diagnosis and treatment of primary myelodysplastic syndromes in adults: recommendations from the European LeukemiaNet

Overview of attention for article published in Blood, October 2013
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Title
Diagnosis and treatment of primary myelodysplastic syndromes in adults: recommendations from the European LeukemiaNet
Published in
Blood, October 2013
DOI 10.1182/blood-2013-03-492884
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Authors

Luca Malcovati, Eva Hellström-Lindberg, David Bowen, Lionel Adès, Jaroslav Cermak, Consuelo del Cañizo, Matteo G. Della Porta, Pierre Fenaux, Norbert Gattermann, Ulrich Germing, Joop H. Jansen, Moshe Mittelman, Ghulam Mufti, Uwe Platzbecker, Guillermo F. Sanz, Dominik Selleslag, Mette Skov-Holm, Reinhard Stauder, Argiris Symeonidis, Arjan A. van de Loosdrecht, Theo de Witte, Mario Cazzola

Abstract

Within the myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) work package of the European LeukemiaNet, an Expert Panel was selected according to the framework elements of the National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Program. A systematic review of the literature was performed that included indexed original papers, indexed reviews and educational papers, and abstracts of conference proceedings. Guidelines were developed on the basis of a list of patient- and therapy-oriented questions, and recommendations were formulated and ranked according to the supporting level of evidence. MDSs should be classified according to the 2008 World Health Organization criteria. An accurate risk assessment requires the evaluation of not only disease-related factors but also of those related to extrahematologic comorbidity. The assessment of individual risk enables the identification of fit patients with a poor prognosis who are candidates for up-front intensive treatments, primarily allogeneic stem cell transplantation. A high proportion of MDS patients are not eligible for potentially curative treatment because of advanced age and/or clinically relevant comorbidities and poor performance status. In these patients, the therapeutic intervention is aimed at preventing cytopenia-related morbidity and preserving quality of life. A number of new agents are being developed for which the available evidence is not sufficient to recommend routine use. The inclusion of patients into prospective clinical trials is strongly recommended.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Peru 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Belgium 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 277 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 54 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 45 16%
Researcher 42 15%
Student > Postgraduate 29 10%
Student > Master 27 9%
Other 68 24%
Unknown 21 7%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 193 67%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 24 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 21 7%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 7 2%
Nursing and Health Professions 7 2%
Other 8 3%
Unknown 26 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 16. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 07 June 2018.
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#1,098,897
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Outputs from Blood
#1,351
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#16,125
of 184,557 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Blood
#23
of 363 outputs
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