Cardio-Oncology

A thorough understanding of onco-cardiology or cardio-oncology is essential for the effective treatment of cancer patients. Virtually all antineoplastic agents are related to cardiotoxicity. All patients who are being considered for chemotherapy, especially those who have a prior history of cardiac disease should undergo a detailed cardiovascular evaluation to optimize the treatment. A definitive point of Cardio-oncology is to discover a harmony between oncologic viability and decreasing unfavorable cardiovascular impacts.

 

  • Advanced cancer therapy
  • Malignancy of the heart
  • Intra-cardiac tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • HER2-directed therapy
  • Vascular toxicities
  • Chemotherapy-related cardiac dysfunctions
  • Cardio-oncology programs