No serious late cardiac effects after adjuvant radiotherapy following mastectomy in premenopausal women with early breast cancer.

@article{Gustavsson1999NoSL,
  title={No serious late cardiac effects after adjuvant radiotherapy following mastectomy in premenopausal women with early breast cancer.},
  author={Anita Gustavsson and P{\"a}r-Ola Bendahl and Magdalena Cwikiel and Jan Eskilsson and K L Thapper and Olle Pahlm},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1999},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={745-54}
}
PURPOSE To assess cardiac mortality, coronary artery disease, myocardial dysfunction, and valvular heart disease in women younger than 65 years of age, at least 10 years after adjuvant radiotherapy following mastectomy in early breast cancer. METHODS AND MATERIALS Ninety women (45-64 years old) with Stage II breast cancer without relapse, included in the… CONTINUE READING