J Clin Oncol 2017 Dec 18;35(34):3837-3843. Epub 2017 Sep 18.
Talya Salz, Emily C. Zabor, Nirupa J. Raghunathan, Matthew J. Matasar, Richard Steingart, and Andrew J. Vickers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Peter de Nully Brown and Christoffer Johansen, Rigshospitalet; Susanne Oksberg Dalton and Christoffer Johansen, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen; Peter Svenssen Munksgaard, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark; and Kevin C. Oeffinger, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
Purpose The use of anthracycline chemotherapy is associated with heart failure (HF) among survivors of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). We aimed to understand the contribution of preexisting cardiovascular risk factors to HF risk among NHL survivors. Methods Using Danish registries, we identified adults diagnosed with aggressive NHL from 2000 to 2010 and sex- and age-matched general-population controls. Read More