2017 Paediatric Abstracts


Anthracycline induced cardiotoxicity in childhood cancer survivors

Presenting Author: Dr. Aruna Alahari Dhir, Professor and Head of Department of Medicine, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India



Carotid intima-media thickness, pulse wave velocity and exercise capacity in long-term childhood cancer survivors

Presenting Author: Barbara Reiner, Research Assistant, Institute of Preventive Pediatrics, TUM, Munich, Germany



Anthracycline chemotherapy and cardiac dysfunction in childhood cancer survivors – When do they manifest? Experience from Birmingham, UK.

Presenting Author: Dr. Beryl Rodrigues, Specialty Doctor, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom



Detection of cardiac dysfunction by echocardiography in Swiss childhood cancer survivors – A pilot study

Presenting Author: Dr. Christina Schindera, PhD Student, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Bern, Switzerland