Use of comprehensive geriatric assessment in older cancer patients

TitleUse of comprehensive geriatric assessment in older cancer patients
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsExtermann M, Aapro M, Bernabei R, Cohen HJay, Droz J-P, Lichtman S, Mor V, Monfardini S, Repetto L, Sørbye, iv L, Topinkova E
JournalCritical Reviews in Oncology / Hematology
Volume55
Issue3
Pagination241-252
ISBN Number1040-8428
Abstract

Background:As more and more cancers occur in elderly people, oncologists are increasingly confronted with the necessity of integrating geriatric parameters in the treatment of their patients.

URLhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.critrevonc.2005.06.003
DOI10.1016/j.critrevonc.2005.06.003