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PUBLICATIONS

WMFC is an affiliate of the IWMF. Below we are offering some of the publications/booklets offered through the IWMF.

Glossary and Abbreviations

Guy Sherwood, M.D., Bret Blakeslee, Sue Herms, & Peter DeNardis, 2015

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, ITALIAN

 

Medical Tests

Guy Sherwood, M.D. 2007. Revised by Sue Herms and Linda Nelson 2016

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

Questions and Answers

Revised 2010/2014 Guy Sherwood and Sue Herms, Revised 2017 Sue Herms and Linda Nelson

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

TREATMENTS

Alkylating Agents and Nucleoside Analogs Suzanne Herms, 2016

This Guide discusses alkylating agents, such as chlorambucil (Leukeran), cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan), melphalan (Alkeran) and bendamustine (Bendeka, Treanda, Levact), as well as nucleoside analogs, such as fludarabine (Fludara) and cladribine (2CdA or Leustatin).

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

Corticosteroids and Immunomodulators Suzanne Herms, 2016

This Guide includes corticosteroids, such as prednisone, prednisolone, and dexamethasone, as well as immunomodulators (IMiDs), such as thalidomide (Thalomid), lenalidomide (Revlimid), and pomalidamide (Actimid or Pomalyst).

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

Monoclonal Antibodies Suzanne Herms, 2016

This Guide discusses monoclonal antibodies, such as rituximab (Rituxan or Mabthera), ofatumumab (Arzerra), and alemtuzumab (Campath)

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

Proteasome Inhibitors Suzanne Herms, 2016

This Guide includes proteasome inhibitors, such as bortezomib (Velcade), carfilzomib (Kyprolis), and ixazomib (Ninlaro).

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

Targeted Therapies/Pathway Inhibitors Suzanne Herms, 2016

This Guide discusses targeted therapies/pathway inhibitors to B-cell signaling, such as ibrutinib (Imbruvica) and everolimus (RAD001 or Afinitor).

ENGLISH, FRENCH, TRADITIONAL CHINESE, SIMPLIFIED CHINESE, DEUTSCH, SPANISH, ITALIAN

 

INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATIONS

Guide to WM and LPL (UK) Shirley D’Sa, M.D. 2014, updated 2017

This booklet is provided by the IWMF Affiliate Waldenstrom’s UK (WMUK). The drugs mentioned in the booklet are noted by their generic names and by their UK-specific trade names and may/may not be available in UK/US (or elsewhere) unless in the context of a clinical trial.

ENGLISH

 

Clinical Practice Guide for the Treatment of WM (Australia) Dipti Talaulikar, M.D., Constantine Tam M.D. et al 2016

This booklet is a consensus established by the Australian Medical Scientific Advisory Group, which consists of a panel of haematologists across Australia, and it is provided by  the IWMF Affiliate (WMozzies) in Australia.

ENGLISH

 

Guide to WM (Germany) Christian Buske, M.D. and George Hess, M.D. 2014

This booklet is provided by the IWMF-Affiliate Morbus Waldenstrom (MOWA) in Germany.

DEUTSCH