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Extended drainage after pericardiocentesis reduces recurrence of tamponade

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In patients with cardiac tamponade, extended drainage using a pericardial catheter versus simple pericardial drainage reduces the likelihood of recurrence, according to study findings by a Los Angeles-based team appearing in...

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ASCO reclassifies anthracycline plus cyclophosphamide as highly emetogenic

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has updated its recommendations for the use of antiemetics during cancer treatment, and one key change is the classification of the combination of an anthracycline and...
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Among children receiving anthracycline-based chemotherapy, echocardiograms obtained before and during treatment rarely detect significant cardiotoxicity that changes treatment decisions, reports a team with the University of...