Cardiovascular complications of breast cancer therapy in older adults.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Older adults frequently have pre-existing and cancer-related risk factors for cardiovascular toxicity from cancer treatment. In this review, we discuss the risk factors and strategies for prevention and management of cardiovascular complications in older women with breast cancer.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Shenoy, C; Klem, I; Crowley, AL; Patel, MR; Winchester, MA; Owusu, C; Kimmick, GG

Published Date

  • 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 16 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1138 - 1143

PubMed ID

  • 21737575

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3228150

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1549-490X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1634/theoncologist.2010-0348


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England