American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Patient Guide: White Blood Cell Growth Factors

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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Patient Guide: White Blood Cell Growth Factors

Description

This three-page patient guide is based on the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s recommendations about the use of white blood cell growth factors in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy.

This patient guide addresses the following topics:

  • Background
  • Recommendations
  • What this means for patients
  • Questions to ask the doctor

Developer:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Funding Sources:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: June 2006
Last Updated: 10/03/12

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