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Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines for Evaluation and Management of Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer Therapy

Admin • CCON • 7/31/2016

Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines for Evaluation and Management of Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer Therapy Canadian Journal of Cardiology, July 2016, Volume 32, Issue 7, Pages 831–841 Read Article Here

CCC 2015: Improving Cardiac Care for Cancer Patients

Admin • CCON • 11/19/2015

CCS Position Statement Dr. Dent, co-founder of the Ottawa Cardiology-Oncology Clinic at The Ottawa Hospital, led the session presenting the Canada Cardiovascular Society’s (CCS) first position statement on cardiovascular complications... Read more »

OCOP featured in The CV Edge May issue

Admin • CCON • 6/23/2014

The CV Edge May 2014 issue Recently, OCOP (Ottawa Cardiac Oncology Program) was featured in the May 2014 issue of CV Edge, created by CACPR (Canadian Association of Cardiovascular Prevention... Read more »

Cancer Treatment Can be Toxic to the Heart

Admin • CCON • 1/27/2014

Cardiac complications can be a consequence of targeted cancer therapies — a cruel double threat Susan Imeson survived breast cancer, but the treatment that saved her life likely led to... Read more »

Dr. Susan Dent featured on CFRA Sunday Night Live

Admin • CCON • 12/16/2013

Dr. Susan Dent, founder of CCON, was featured on CFRA’s Sunday Night Live with Rabbi Bulka show on December 15th, 2013. Download and listen to the podcast.

Oncology Program wins prestigious award

Admin • CCON • 11/21/2013

This message has been approved for distribution by Allison Neill, Senior Vice-President of Communications and Outreach.  The Ottawa Cardiac Oncology Program has won the 2013 Innovation Award from the Cancer... Read more »

Ottawa doctor wins award for role in integrated cancer-cardiac care program

Admin • CCON • 11/21/2013

OTTAWA — A program that brings cancer and cardiac specialists together to improve the quality of care for cancer patients has won the 2013 Innovation Award from the Cancer Quality... Read more »

Cancer treatment is hard on the heart; Ottawa hosts medical conference to discuss the medical complications

Admin • CCON • 10/28/2013

About eight years ago, the cancer drug Herceptin attracted glowing attention for the role it plays in preventing the recurrence of certain types of breast cancer. For a minority of... Read more »