Treatment-Related Mortality With Bevacizumab in Cancer Patients

April 4, 2011

Source: JAMA

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Date of publication: 02 February 2011

Publication type: Systematic review

In a nutshell:  This review incorporates a randomized control trial and to look at the risk of fatal adverse events associated with the use of Bevacizumab during chemotherapy.  The findings indicate that there is an increased likelihood of fatal adverse events for patients being treated with the drug. 

Length of publication: 7 web pages

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Acknowledgement:National Electronic Library for Medicines (NELM)