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Cardiac risks of breast-cancer radiotherapy: a contemporary view.

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For some time, there has been compelling evidence both from randomised-controlled trials and from observational studies, that some of the breast-cancer radiotherapy regimens used in the past have led to increased risk of mortality from heart disease. There is also some evidence that the more recent regimens used in the USA are associated with lower risks than previous ones, but it is not clear whether current regimens are free from cardiac risk, especially in the light of recent evidence from...

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10.1016/j.clon.2005.11.003

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain))
Volume:
18
Issue:
3
Pages:
236-246
Publication date:
2006-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1433-2981
ISSN:
0936-6555
Source identifiers:
33441
Language:
English
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pubs:33441
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uuid:760454b1-5302-4d77-8757-6688740c8717
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pubs:33441
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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