Cardiac dysfunction late after cardiotoxic therapy for childhood cancer.

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Despite a wealth of data documenting acute cardiac injury from anthracycline therapy and/or mediastinal radiotherapy used for childhood cancer, little information is available on the long-term consequence of these insults. Twenty-nine patients (mean age 15 +/- 4.3 years) from The Late Effects Follow-Up Clinic For Childhood Cancer study, who had been in… (More)

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@article{Leandro1994CardiacDL, title={Cardiac dysfunction late after cardiotoxic therapy for childhood cancer.}, author={Jorge J. G. Leandro and Jason R. B. Dyck and Daniel Poppe and R. E. Shore and Christina L Airhart and Michael E. Greenberg and Daniel Gilday and Jeffrey S. Smallhorn and Lee Benson}, journal={The American journal of cardiology}, year={1994}, volume={74 11}, pages={1152-6} }