TITLE

Prostate cancer diagnosis may lead to CV events

AUTHOR(S)
Sandler, Howard
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on increased cardiovascular events in prostate cancer presented during the 2008 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in San Francisco, California from February 14 to 16, 2008. According to the study by researchers from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, patients are more likely to experience CV events after a week of being diagnosed with prostate cancer. Both fatal and nonfatal CV events were included in the study.
ACCESSION #
31672210

 

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