Treating breast cancer with heart failure

Aug 31, 2012 They found a much higher rate of heart failure among breast cancer survivors Clinical trials of breast cancer patients -- designed to discover Jul 11, 2014 Many things can cause heart problems, including stress, being overweight, and smoking. Several breast cancer treatments may cause heart

J Natl Cancer Inst. 2012 Sep 5104(17):1293-305. doi: 10.1093jncidjs317. Risk of heart failure in breast cancer patients after anthracycline and trastuzumab

Apr 19, 2013 For some breast cancer patients, chemotherapy and radiation can cause serious heart complications, which may lead to a more complex Jan 4, 2011 Purpose Bevacizumab is a treatment option in patients with metastatic breast cancer. Congestive heart failure (CHF) has been reported, Jun 3, 2014 About 12 percent of older breast cancer patients developed heart failure within three years, often as a result of the cancer drugs and treatments

Breast cancer survivors may face second threat: heart failure - Vitals

Oct 30, 2013 When my mother was treated for breast cancer several years ago, she a heart attack or other major heart event in women who39ve had breast Jun 3, 2014 The majority of older women who develop heart problems after their breast cancer therapy aren39t treated by a cardiologist, and they had lower

Mar 14, 2013 Radiation therapy can help fight breast cancer, but the benefit comes at a cost: an increased risk of heart disease later in life The diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease in cancer patients. Current Problems in Adjuvant trastuzumab in HER2-postive breast cancer