Pilot Study "A Study of Atherosclerosis in Patients After Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer"
This study reviews case series of patients with a history of breast cancer treated with
radiotherapy for at least five years. The study measures atherosclerosis by using coronary
and carotid artery calcium scoring.
Time Perspective: Retrospective
to compare plaque burden in the coronary and carotid arteries after radiotherapy for breast cancer
after 5 years of radiotherapy
Alexander Hindenburg, MD
Winthrop University Hospital
United States: Institutional Review Board
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