Heart Failure After Myocardial Infarction Is Associated With Increased Risk of Cancer.

@article{Hasin2016HeartFA,
  title={Heart Failure After Myocardial Infarction Is Associated With Increased Risk of Cancer.},
  author={Tal Hasin and Yariv Gerber and Susan A. Weston and Ruoxiang Jiang and Jill M. Killian and Sheila M. Manemann and James R. Cerhan and Veronique Lee Roger},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={
          265-271
        }
}
BACKGROUND Heart failure (HF) is associated with excess morbidity and mortality for which noncardiac causes are increasingly recognized. The authors previously described an increased risk of cancer among HF patients compared with community controls. OBJECTIVES This study examined whether HF was associated with an increased risk of subsequent cancer among… CONTINUE READING