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Air pollution can increase cardiovascular risk for cancer patients, finds study

23/06/2024 10:53 PM | Click to read full article

“The review underscores the critical need to consider environmental factors, especially air pollution, in cardio-oncology risk assessment and patient management. By highlighting the significant role of air pollution in the cardiovascular health of cancer patients, our work aims to catalyze further research in this field and inform clinical practices and public health policies,” said Xiaoquan Rao, a cardiologist at Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, China.

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