Cardiovascular risk tools should include cancer history to guide preventive interventions, clinicians say. The recommendations follow a UK study showing that survivors of cancer have more than a 50% increased risk of heart failure and cardiomyopathy compared to the general population. The retrospective study published in The Lancet which compared risks between 126,000 adult survivors ...
Should cancer history be included in cardiovascular risk calculators?
By Emma Wilkinson
28 Aug 2019