Table 1

Serial changes in biochemical and echocardiographic parameters

  • All data are expressed as mean (SEM).

  • Two way analysis of variance (ANOVA) and Fisher's exact test for post hoc analysis were carried out for multiple comparisons among groups.

  • 1-150 p < 0.05 versus a day before chemotherapy.

  • ANP, atrial natriuretic peptide; BNP, brain natriuretic peptide; IVC, inferior vena cava.