Arterial thromboembolism in cancer patients treated with cisplatin: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

  title={Arterial thromboembolism in cancer patients treated with cisplatin: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Tracy A Proverbs-Singh and Sophia K. Chiu and Ziyue Liu and Sonia Seng and Guru P Sonpavde and Toni K Choueiri and Che-kai Tsao and Menggang Yu and Noah M. Hahn and William K Oh and Matthew David Galsky},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  volume={104 23},
Cisplatin has been associated with an increased risk of arterial thromboembolic events (ATEs). However, because this association is mostly based on case reports and retrospective studies, we conducted a systemic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials evaluating the incidence and risk of ATEs associated with cisplatin. Eligible studies included prospective randomized phase II and III trials evaluating cisplatin-based vs non-cisplatin-based chemotherapy in patients with solid… CONTINUE READING

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