Lea Eslava-Kim, PharmD, Author at MPR

Lea Eslava-Kim, PharmD

Lea Eslava-Kim, PharmD, is a Drug Information Specialist for MPR. She received her doctorate in pharmacy from the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University and completed her pharmacy residency at Clara Maass Medical Center. She is a licensed pharmacist.

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Survival Benefit Compared With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in NSCLC

Pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy demonstrated the greatest survival benefit compared with other immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) across all PD-L1 expression levels in the first-line treatment of advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to a meta-analysis presented at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer. Randomized clinical trials evaluating first-line ICI alone or in combination…