Cardio-oncology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about cardio oncology, the subspeciality of monitoring, preventing and treating cardiovascular damage caused by cancer treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Chemo and radiation can damage or kill cardiac muscle cells, which can result in reduced cardiac pumping capacity. The speciality of cardio-oncology monitors cardiac performance with a baseline echocardiogram and followup imaging during treatments to ensure the heart is not damaged.

News | October 13, 2014
  October 13, 2014 – Significant numbers of patients who have been treated with chemotherapy drugs are at risk to have...
News | April 21, 2014
April 21, 2014 — Cardiologists and cancer experts at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan have joined forces to...
Epsilon Imaging EchoInsight Cardio Oncology Echo Cardiac Ultrasound
Technology | April 07, 2014
April 7, 2014 — Epsilon Imaging Inc. has expanded its EchoInsight automated measurement suite for improved analysis and...
EchoInsight for Cardio Oncology Clinical Study Left Ventricle Function
News | July 10, 2013
July 10, 2013 — Epsilon Imaging Inc. announced a clinical study demonstrating EchoInsight for Cardio Oncology to be a...
News | March 22, 2013
March 22, 2013 — A new report that breast cancer patients treated with low doses of radiation therapy have a heightened...
Echocardiographic Evaluation of Cancer Patients
News | October 24, 2011
  October 24, 2011 – The European Association of Echocardiography (EAE) has announced it is working together with the...
ASE Study Shows Echocardiography Benefits for Cancer Patients
News | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) is preparing a guideline document on using strain...
News | October 07, 2011
October 7, 2011 — There is good news for cancer patients whose medical treatments put them at risk for future cardiac...