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Cardiologist’s perspective to the European LeukemiaNet recommendations for the management and avoidance of adverse events of treatment in chronic myeloid leukaemia

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The authors thank Nathalie Ross, Science and Medical Writer, funded by Novartis Pharmaceuticals for contributing to the writing and editing of this Correspondence. Novartis had no influence on the content of this document.

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  1. Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont, Montreal, QC, Canada

    • C Constance
  2. Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada

    • C Constance
  3. Division of Internal Medicine, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

    • L Trudeau
  4. Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada

    • E M Jolicoeur
  5. Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Division of Cardiology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

    • D Langleben
  6. Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM), Montreal, QC, Canada

    • A Rivard
  7. Centre intégré de cancérologie de la Montérégie, Hôpital Charles-LeMoyne, Quebec, QC, Canada

    • R Chehayeb
  8. CHU de Québec - Hôpital du Saint-Sacrement, Greenfield Park, QC, Canada

    • M-A Côté
  9. University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

    • D Delgado


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Competing interests

Dr Christian Constance has received honorarium and support for clinical trials from Astra, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Novartis and Pfizer. Dr David Langleben has received honoraria and support for clinical trials from Actelio, Bayer, Eiger Biophamaceuticals, Ikaria, Northern Therapeutics, Novartis and United Therapeutics. He has served on advisory boards for Actelion, Bayer, Ikaria, Northern Therapeutics, Novartis, UCB Celltech and United Therapeutics. The remaining authors declare no conflict of interest.

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