Comments & feedback in writing to:

Professor Ghulam Mufti 
Dept of Haematology
Kings College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Dr Sally Killick
Consultant Haematologist
Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Castle Lane East
Bournemouth BH7 7DW
Tel: 01202 704790
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www.rbch.nhs.uk/haematology

UK MDS Forum Meeting Organisers
Collaborative Conferences Ltd (working with Hartley Taylor)
5 Marsworth Drive
Broughton
Aylesbury HP22 7BG
Tel: 01296 586780
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IPSS-R MDS Risk Assessment Calculator

Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS-R) for Myelodysplastic Syndromes Risk Assessment Calculator

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MDS Fact Sheet

MDS Factsheet for GPs General Practicioners

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Varicella Vaccine in MDS

Urgent Clarification on varicella vaccine policy

Current advice from the UK MDS Forum is not to give the Live Varicella Vaccine to patients with MDS.

Please read below correspondence between Professor Salisbury and Dr George Follows, the latter on behalf of the CLL Forum, on the varicella vaccine policy.
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NICE Guideline

Lenalidomide for treating myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) associated with an isolated deletion 5q cytogenetic abnormality.

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BCSH Guideline

This is an external  link to the home of the British Society for Haematology (BSH). 

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