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Treatment algorithms described in this section are largely compiled from expert statements, literature review (of review articles, and reports of clinical studies) and expert guidance from two clinical oncologists, Prof. Hans Gelderblom (Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands) and Prof. Claus-Henning Koehne (Klinikum Oldenburg, Germany), a clinical pharmacist, Dr. Roelof W F van Leeuwen (Erasmus MC Cancer Institute, The Netherlands), and a clinical pharmacologist, Dr. Vincent Launay-Vacher (Service ICAR, Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital, Paris, France).

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