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Table 3 Late toxicities: cardiac toxicities

From: Effectiveness of salvage radiotherapy for superficial esophageal Cancer after non-curative endoscopic resection

Characteristicsn≥ Grade 2≥ Grade 3
n (%)p-valuen (%)p-value
Age (years)
  ≤ 67199 (47)1.004 (21)0.66
  > 67189 (50) 2 (11) 
Tumor length (cm)
  ≤ 3229 (41)0.324 (18)1.00
  > 3159 (60) 2 (13) 
Tumor location
 Ce-Ut61 (17)0.180 (0)0.56
 Mt-EGJ3117 (55) 6 (19) 
Treatment
 CRT2412 (50)1.002 (8)0.16
 RT alone136 (46) 4 (30) 
History of heart disease
 Yes96 (67)0.272 (22)0.62
 No2812 (43) 4 (14) 
Initial field
 Anterior-posterior2011 (55)0.755 (25)0.19
 Multiple178 (47) 1 (6) 
  1. EGJ Esophagogastric junction