Hypertension and Cancer by Maria Laura Canale (interviewed during the February 2020 Cardio-Oncology Symposium in Naples)
Content: Maria Laura Canale (Cardiologist) – Footage and Adaptation: Rita Zilich
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TOPICS COVERED IN THIS VIDEO TUTORIAL
There is a relationship between hypertension and cancer. Approximately 1/3 of cancer patients have hypertension.
Why is it important to treat the cancer patient who is also hypertensive.
The problem must be managed from compliance to hypertension by the cancer patient.
Pharmacological interactions must be kept in the forefront.
Collaboration between doctors and caregivers is essential.
Patients must be made to feel empowered and the approach to treatement must be tailored to the patient.
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