ABVD


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ABVD

Abbreviation for a chemotherapy regimen of Adriamycin (doxorubicin), bleomycin, vinblastine, and dacarbazine; used in the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma.

ABVD

an anticancer drug combination of DOXOrubicin, bleomycin, vinBLASTine, and dacarbazine.

ABVD

A “salvage” chemotherapy regimen—doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine—used for patients who have had disease (e.g., lymphoma) relapse after primary radiotherapy or chemotherapy; 6–8 months of ABVD is as effective as 12 months of MOPP-ABVD; both are more effective than MOPP alone.

ABVD

Doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine Oncology A 'salvage' chemotherapy regimen used for Pts who have had disease–eg, lymphoma relapse after 1º RT or chemotherapy. See CHOP, MOPP, Salvage chemotherapy.
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Currently, the patient is eighteen months status-post his last ABVD cycle, and he has not had any new symptoms or complications.
Incluye individuos postrados, sujetos con demencia, con incapacidad para efectuar una ABVD (excepto banarse) o incapacidad para efectuar dos AIVD.
Considerando a ausencia de instrumentos que avaliem a realizacao de atividades de modo mais amplo, alem das ABVD e AIVD, Clark e Bond (1995) elaboraram e validaram o questionario Adelaide Activities Profile, Perfil de Atividades de Adelaide (PAA) a partir do Frenchay Activities Index (Schuling, Haan, Limburg, & Groenier, 1993).
Rates of acute toxicity were higher with BEACOPP versus ABVD (73.
Las AIVD son tareas mas complejas, no incluyen ABVD y se diferencian del trabajo, el ocio y las actividades sociales (Tong y Man, 2002).
The trial achieved its primary endpoint with the combination of ADCETRIS plus AVD resulting in a statistically significant improvement in modified PFS versus the control arm of ABVD as assessed by an Independent Review Facility (IRF) (p-value=0.
Variaveis % N % resposta Grupo Etario 99,7 60-69 anos 115 36,5 70-79 anos 106 33,7 [greater than or equal to] 80 anos 94 29,8 Sexo 100,0 Masculino 143 45,3 Feminino 173 54,7 Hospitalizacao 99,4 Sim 237 75,5 Nao 77 24,5 Capacidade funcional 97,2 Independente 130 42,3 Dependente ABVD 51 16,6 Dependente AIVD 126 41,1 Auto percepcao de saude 95,9 Positiva 127 41,9 Negativa 176 58,1 Fragilidade 90,5 Fragil 68 23,8 Nao fragil 218 76,2 ABVD, Atividades Basicas da Vida Diaria; AIVD, Atividades Instrumentais da Vida Diaria.
The randomized, open-label, phase 3 trial is investigating Adcetris plus AVD (adriamycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine) versus ABVD (which also includes bleomycin) as frontline therapy in patients with advanced classical Hodgkin lymphoma.
Cuando se analizo la capacidad de los pacientes para realizar las ABVD de forma independiente o no, segun el indice de Katz, el 10% presentaba una incapacidad severa, el 23% una incapacidad moderada y el 67% una incapacidad leve o ausencia de incapacidad.
4 SD: Standard deviation, WBC: White blood cell, RBC: Red blood cell Table 2: Spectrum of chemotherapy regimens Chemotherapy regimen Carcinoma Interventional group (%) Gemcitabine+carbo/ Ca Breast, Ca pancreas 10 cisplatin ABVD, ICE Hodgkins lymphoma 7.
Various anti-cancer drugs such as epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors including cetuximab and gefitinib, multikinase inhibitors (Imatinib, sorafenib), taxanes (Paclitaxel), vinca alkaloids (Vincristine, vinblastine), antimetabolites (6-mercaptopurine, 5-fluorouracil, Cytarabine, capecitabine, gemcitabine), genotoxic agents (Cisplatin, carboplatin, oxaliplatin, etoposide, cyclophosphamide, and anthracyclines like doxorubicin, daunorubicin, epirubicin), hydroxyurea, cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, prednisolone (CHOP) and ABVD (Doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine) regimens are associated with prominent and sometimes dose-limiting dermatologic complications.
Por sexo, el 80,3% de las mujeres con discapacidad presentan alguna restriccion en ABVD frente al 64,6% de los hombres.