- This statement from the American Heart Association is a comprehensive review of data on cardiotoxicity and breast cancer. It is dense and not easy to read.
- This statement reviews many studies. The study designs of those cited are well described and referenced. Distinctions between study participants in different studies are noted and controls are described. In most cases, well-specified interventions are discussed. Sample size of studies is often cited.
- The studies described are critically examined. Conflicting data from different studies are presented and ambiguities are noted. This is a sound presentation of many studies.
- The studies described are done in humans. This statement addresses cardiotoxicity in breast cancer survivors. Although much of the data presented is for breast cancer survivors in general, some material is specifically directed at young breast cancer survivors.