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By John Kenyon, CNA - September 15, 2010
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Topic: Chemotherapy and cardiac toxicity - the lesser of two evils - by John Kenyon, CNA
One of the most dreaded side effects of certain chemotherapy agents is their effect on the heart. The paradox comes from the fact that these drugs, while only a handful, are among the few chemotherapy agents with a substantial survival benefit. In some cases their use is unavoidable.
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