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 of cancer therapy (expected release in December 2015).
The position statement optimizes care for patients with cardiovascular disease or who are at risk of cardiotoxicity. Ottawa Heart Institute cardiologists Ellamae Stadnick, MD, an affiliate of the Cardiology-Oncology Clinic, and Haissam Haddad, MD, were among the reviewers.