Late cardiac effects after treatment of childhood cancer – a cross-sectional echocardiographic study

Kardiologiske langtidseffekter etter behandling av kreft hos barn – en ekkokardiografisk tverrsnittstudie

Project coordinator: Svend Aakhus OUS

Investigator/PhD student: Jon Runar Christiansen

Collaborators: Cecilie Kiserud OUS, Ellen Ruud OUS, Richard Massey OUS, May Brit Lund OUS

Synopsis:  Echocardiographic status, oxygen uptake and cytokine activation is studied in adults treated for lymphoma or acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in childhood. The study is conducted in cooperation between Sykehuset Innlandet, Elverum and Oslo University Hospital

Funding: Kardiologisk avdeling OUS og Sykehuset Innlandet

Project Status: Ongoing