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Assessing cardiotoxicity in randomised trials of anthracycline chemotherapy

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Chemotherapy has improved survival in many types of cancer. However, it can lead to a range of toxic side effects that can occur while the patient is on treatment but may also appear months or years later. One of the more serious harmful side-effects of chemotherapy is heart disease and anthracycline chemotherapy is particularly implicated in this. Observational studies have shown that the risk of congestive heart failure in anthracycline treated patients rises rapidly after cumulative dos...

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MSD
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Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Population Health
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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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English
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2016-10-16

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