BACOP


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BACOPBleomycin, Adriamycin, Cyclophosphamide, Oncovin , and Prednisone (cancer)
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For patients with NHL, induction chemotherapy included cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine and prednisone (CHOP); cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, prednisone, and etoposide (CHOEP); bleomycin, epirubicin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone (BACOP); and prednisone, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, and etoposide, followed by cytarabine, bleomycin, vincristine, and methotrexate with leucovorin, rescue (proMACE-CytaBOM).
Barry Clewer, of Handsworth Wood, who chairs BACOP, said: "This is an opportunity for older people to have a say in what they want such as a simpler information service, a better disabled transport service and a better handyperson service across the city."
(*) BACOP indicates bleomycin, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone; COP, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone; and NA, not available.