Left and right ventricular effects of anthracycline and trastuzumab chemotherapy: a prospective study using novel cardiac imaging and biochemical markers

Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 15;168(6):5465-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.07.246. Epub 2013 Aug 2.
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Keywords: Anthracyclines; Cardiotoxicity; Chemotherapy; Myocardial oedema; Right ventricle; Trastuzumab.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Antibiotics, Antineoplastic / therapeutic use
  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized / therapeutic use*
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Biomarkers / metabolism
  • Breast Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Cardiac Imaging Techniques
  • Doxorubicin / therapeutic use*
  • Epirubicin / therapeutic use*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Prospective Studies
  • Trastuzumab
  • Ventricular Function, Left / drug effects*
  • Ventricular Function, Right / drug effects*

Substances

  • Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
  • Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Biomarkers
  • Epirubicin
  • Doxorubicin
  • Trastuzumab