2017 Cardiotoxicity Mechanism Abstracts


Dual cardioprotection with betablockers and angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors/angiotensin receptor blockers improves global longitudinal strain before ejection fraction

Presenting Author: Ana Ferreira, Cardiac Physiologist, Barts Heart Centre, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom



Checkpoint inhibitor associated myocarditis: Potential for complete recovery with corticosteroids

Presenting Author: Dr. Sarju Ganatra, Fellow, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, MA, USA



Effect of androgen deprivation therapy on exercise capacity and cardiovascular mortality in prostate cancer patients referred for exercise treadmill testing

Presenting Author: Dr. John Groarke, Physician, Instructor of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA



Effects of an endogenous ligand for ErbB2/ErbB4 receptors on cardiac function and survival in chronic heart failure

Presenting Author: Miss. Jennifer Miao, Medical Student, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA



Takosubo syndrome in patients with malignancy – clinical characteristic

Presenting Author: Dr. Grzegorz Piotrowski, Head of Cardiology Department, N-Copernicus Memorial Hospital, Lodz, Poland