A survivorship dilemma: The impact of cancer treatment on cardiovascular risk factors

Weinstein Kaplan, Bette
May 2013
Oncology Nurse Advisor;May/Jun2013, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p53
The article discusses the results of a study conducted on long-term cancer survivors to ascertain the scope of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors that are common among them. It is suggested that CVD risk should be evaluated as part of a comprehensive survivorship care plan because of the risk for both poor heart disease and cancer outcomes.


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