Interim Maintenance I

Interim Maintenance is the third treatment phase for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (A.L.L.), lasting 56 days, baring any holds.

This is based on the COG9032 standard of care as adopted by the international body, Children’s Oncology Group (COG) that our son followed from Jan 2019- November 2020.

Blog posts specific to Interim Maintenance I:

Integrative Choices Part 1: Food

There are a million and one different ways to help support your child’s body while experiencing Leukemia. Ranging from fleeing to Mexico and finding a holistic cancer clinic to indulging on hospital cafeteria milkshakes at every appointment, the choices are…

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Interim Maintenance- a technical review

Interim Maintenance is 56 days. It is the fourth phase of frontline treatment. Frontline is the initial portion of the 2-3 year treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Days Spent Inpatient: NONE! (oh sweet baby Jesus!) The PTSD of Induction is…

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