Giuseppe Marino Benvenuto

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Chemotherapy is an established approach for several malignancies, but its utility may be hampered by induced cardiac toxicity possibly leading to heart failure, with a negative impact on the patient's quality of life and ultimately survival. Prospective left ventricular systolic function monitoring has demonstrated that cardiotoxicity could be subclinically(More)
BACKGROUND High-dose cyclophosphamide is the nucleus for virtually all high-dose chemotherapy protocols. Non-hematologic dose-limiting toxicity is represented by acute cardiomyopathy, even fatal in a minority of patients. The pathophysiology of such a cardiotoxicity is still poorly understood. Postmortem studies revealed hemorrhagic myocardial cell death,(More)
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