cardio-oncology

cardio-oncology

, cardiooncology (kard″ē-ō-on-kol′ŏ-jē, -ong-) [ cardio- + oncology]
The study and treatment of diseases of the heart in patients who undergo treatment for cancer and of the effects of cancer treatments on the cardiovascular system.
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A new discipline termed cardio-oncology has evolved to address the cardiovascular needs of cancer patients and optimize their care in a multidisciplinary approach.
Maria Katrina Cruz Tan, head of the Cardio-Oncology section of St.
The few main topics of the event are- Heart Diseases, Hypertension, Electrocardiography, Pediatric & Geriatric Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Cardio-oncology, Diabetes & Heart, Cardio-thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Nursing and many more.
Many patients with cardiovascular disease will get cancer, and many cancer patients will get cardiovascular disease," says Patrick Collier, MD, PhD, Co-Director of Cleveland Clinic's Cardio-Oncology Center.
The complexity of these interactions, and the need for more coordinated care, has given rise to a new subspecialty of cardiology called cardio-oncology.
Fortunately, recognition of the need to straddle both specialties has given rise to a new division of cardiology called cardio-oncology.
Cardio-Oncology is an interesting and emerging discipline which requires more studies and research.
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The creation of the cardio-oncology clinic and the addition of Dr.
Strain imaging has been shown to have clinical value for other applications such as heart failure, cardio-oncology, cardiomyopathies, and cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT).
Coordination between all of your healthcare providers gives you a better chance of achieving better health and reducing complications, says Patrick Collier, MD, co-director of the Cardio-Oncology Center at Cleveland Clinic.