‘.. Of the 12 patients, developed heart problems, eight developed asymptomatic LVEF decline and four developed symptomatic heart failure. All eight asymptomatic patients fully recovered after they stopped under trastuzumab, and then the drug Only one of them in four patients. Only one of them had a repeat asymptomatic decline LVEF without retraction without retraction of the treatment. It is important to characteristics of trastuzumab cardiotoxicity is its reversibility , it is a known phenomenon that is different from other chemotherapeutic agents such as anthracyclines Reversibility is usually done with the end of treatment, but also can also occur spontaneously, ‘said Dr.
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According to co – author Thomas Webster, higher socio-economichool of Public Health, had women. In higher socio-economic status communities on Cape Cod at increased risk of breast cancer, regardless of their individual SES The results suggest that some features of higher SES communities breast cancer risk of of each level increase risk factors. This study of breast cancer risk factors is just a good example of the possible applications of spatial epidemiology, said Webster. We were able to identify individual and community level risk factors over time and space. Knowledge, help identify identify public health officials and health care providers and prevention of disease ..
Reference: S Beres et al. Genome-wide molecular dissection of serotype M3 group A Streptococcus strains causing two epidemics of invasive infections. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences DOI: 10.1073/PNAS.0404163101. Continue reading