Cardio-oncology

Cancer and cardiovascular disease are leading causes of death in many parts of the world, and cardio-oncology is at the intersection of heart problems in cancer patients. For both diseases occurring in the same patient, there are many explanations. Risk factors for coronary heart disease (CD) and cancer include age, smoking and obesity. The effects of radiation therapy and chemotherapy in long-term survivors of a malignancy may be other causes. These treatments have a direct effect on the heart, which in some cases requires surgical correction. Malignancy may also occur during long-term follow-up after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. The growth of medical facilities also makes the identification of heart disease and treatable cancers more likely.

  • Benign cardiac tumours, cardiac fibroma
  • Atrial myxoma, tricuspid stenosis
  • Cardiac tumour, pulmonary chondroma
  • Carney complex, LAMB syndrome
  • Prevention of chemotherapy-induced cardiac dysfunction
  • Cancer and heart

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    38th World Congress on Heart Diseases

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    3rd Global Summit on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

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    7th World Heart and Brain Conference

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    8th Annual Heart Rhythm Conference

    Barcelona, Spain
    October 24-25, 2024

    11th International Conference on Interventional Cardiology

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