Journal Top Ten
December 6, 2001
Article: "Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Following Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer"
Summary: Case report of a 42-year-old woman with no history of asbestos exposure, but who developed malignant pleural mesothelioma four years after receiving chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer. Authors state this is the first reported case of malignant pleural mesothelioma in a patient who received treatment with just chemotherapy.
Journal: Anticancer Research 2001 Jul-Aug;21 (4B):3093-6
Authors: M. Melato, C. Rizzardi
Web Site: http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Rhodes/8729/iiar/antic.htm
Article: "Thirty-five Year Mortality Following Receipt of SV40-contaminated Polio Vaccine During the Neonatal Period"
Summary: A follow-up of a cohort of 1073 people who received …