NCCN Guidelines for Patients with WM, 2017. A recent addition to the NCCN’s extensive series of patients’ guides for a variety of cancers, has been endorsed by the IWMF and has been adopted as a supplement to the IWMF’s library of booklets, Treatment Guides and Fact Sheets. WM patients and caregivers are certain to find this new booklet to be a relevant and informative resource that will help people living with WM talk to their physicians about the best treatment options for their disease. The NCCN Guidelines for Patients with WM currently is available only in English.
Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia Facts. One of many fact sheets from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, this overview of WM provides information about the diagnosis, treatment and expected outcomes of WM, information about new treatments being investigated in clinical trials, and support resources.
Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-Cell Therapy Facts. This fact sheet from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society provides provides information on how CAR T-cell therapy may work, the possible side effects of this treatment approach and its potential role in the treatment of blood cancer. A brief overview of the immune system and immunotherapy is included to help patients understand the information provided in this publication.