Multiple Myeloma: Is Maintenance Therapy Needed; and If So, with What?

Maintenance therapy after remission in multiple myeloma is a controversial topic, and a very topical question was asked in a debate here at the Lymphoma & Myeloma International Congress: Is maintenance necessary, and if so, which is most beneficial-with immunomodulators or with proteasome inhibitorsl? MSKCC’s Sergio Giralt is quoted.