Molecules, Drugs, and First-Line Therapies: A Guide for the Cardiologist

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Abstract

Neoplastic conditions are diseases of aged subjects, generally already suffering of different medical comorbidities and likely to assume polypharmacy for these conditions. This leads to a potentially increased risk of drug interactions and may increase the likelihood of cardiovascular events when they have to be treated with certain cardiotoxic anticancer drugs.

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  1. 1.ASST Bergamo OvestTreviglioItaly

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