Publication Year: 2015
Authors/Editor: Ring, Alistair; Mansi, Janine; Harari, Danielle; and others
Publisher: Clinical Publishing
This evidence-based guidebook assists the physician to manage the older cancer patient implementing the appropriate treatment strategy taking account of comorbidities, frailty, and patient choice.
Each clinical case includes a concise discussion on patient presentation and of scenarios underpinning issues experienced by older patients followed by a clear appraisal of how the latest clinical research impacts on patient management. This large cohort of patients requires both innovative care and individual attention, and this carefully crafted book shares the experience of an expert multidisciplinary team in the interest of patient-centered care.