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What the Cardiologist Needs to Know: How to Write the Consultation

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Abstract

The oncologist may require the help of the cardiologist for different reasons. Sometimes he suspects a cardiovascular problem, in general he wants to reduce complications of a cardio-toxic treatment, and, in most cases, he will find useful to have a “portrait” of the patient’s actual cardiovascular status.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinic of Cardiovascular Diseases and Coronary Intensive Care UnitDepartment of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, IRCCS San Martino Hospital ISTGenovaItaly
  2. 2.Clinical Research for Cardiovascular DiseasesIRCCS San Martino Hospital ISTGenovaItaly

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