Epirubicin cardiotoxicity: A study comparing low- with high-dose-intensity weekly schedules

@article{Berchem1996EpirubicinCA,
  title={Epirubicin cardiotoxicity: A study comparing low- with high-dose-intensity weekly schedules},
  author={Guy J. Berchem and F. Ries and John J. Hanfelt and Caroline Duhem and Marc Keipes and Ch. Delagardelle and Mario A. Dicato},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={1996},
  volume={4},
  pages={308-312}
}
Epirubicin is one of the less cardiotoxic alternatives to doxorubicin. We were interested in studying the cardiotoxic effect of the total cumulative dose, and weekly schedules of low compared to high dose intensity. Fifty-seven patients were treated with different epirubicin-containing regimens. We confirm the classical notion that total cumulative doses of… CONTINUE READING