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Study shows that patients who receive chemotherapy immediately after surgery live longer than those who wait for treatment. Immediate Cisplatin-Based Chemotherapy Extends Progression-Free Survival in Invasive Bladder Cancer
Researchers at the 2014 ASCO meeting reported that immediate use of cisplatin-based chemotherapy offers significant improvement in progression-free survival over deferred treatment in bladder cancer patients. Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Treatment of Bladder Cancer
MPDL3280A demonstrates promise for the treatment of PD-L1 positive metastatic bladder cancer.
Michael O’Donnell, MD Director of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology University... What You Should Know About Bladder Cancer
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Bladder Cancer Management
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Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials
E1804 – Phase II Trial of Sorafenib (BAY-43) (IND69896;NSC 724772) in Patients with Advanced Urothelial Cancer
A-1-08 – Phase II Single-arm, Single-Agent Multicenter, Adaptive 2-Stage Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of AZD4877 Administered Weekly in Patients with Recurrent Advanced Urothelial Cancer.
GU07 – A Phase II Trial Of Paclitaxel, Carboplatin, And Gemcitabine In The Treatment of Advanced Transitional Cell Carcinoma of The Urothelial Tract.