Last Modified: June 23, 2002
Conference Dates: January 24th & 25th, 2003
Conference Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Sponsoring Group: International Myeloma Foundation
Conference Web Page URL: www.Myeloma.org
Topics Covered: This interactive forum is a unique opportunity to learn the latest in the treatment & management of myeloma from a panel of world experts.
Conference Objectives: To provide parctical and useful information to help patients make informed medical choices
Who Should Attend: Myeloma patients, family an caregivers.
Registration Information: Additional discussion topics and registration forms are available at our website: www.myeloma.org.
Conference Fees: $145/Friday & Saturday. $95/Saturday only
Continuing Education: No
Mar 9, 2010 - The presence and number of focal lesions detected by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging strongly predicts the conversion of asymptomatic multiple myeloma to symptomatic disease, according to a study published online Feb. 22 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. In a related study in the same issue, researchers report that survival after treatment for multiple myeloma decreases with age.