
 Arm A  Arm B  

Dose of GCSF (median)  2675 (18 K–36 K)  2600 (15 K–39 K)  1.000 
Duration of neutropenia, day (median)  9.5 (6–19)  10.7 (1011)  0.048* 
Duration of thrombocytopenia, day (median)  16.2 (7–23)  11.3 (10–13)  0.167 
No. of platelet transfusions (median) 
42 (24–72)  24 (12–36)  1.000 
No. of red blood cell transfusions (median)  2.3 (0–8)  1.3 (0–4)  1.000 
Duration of hospitalization, day (median)  28.2 (26–32)  29.7 (28–31)  0.226 
Duration of intravenous antibiotics, day (median)  5.2 (0–13)  3.3 (0–10)  1.000 
