Effects of folinic acid and fluorouracil chemotherapy on right ventricle func-tions as assessed with tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion.

AIM This study aimed to investigate the effects of folinic acid and fluorouracil (bolus FUFA regimen) chemotherapy on right ventricle (RV) functions. MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty-four gastrointestinal (GI) cancer patients treated with antineoplastic drugs were included the study. All participants received FUFA chemotherapy protocol for colorectal, gastric… (More)