Geriatric Assessments Could Fine-Tune Cancer Care For Older Adults

(By Judith Graham for Kaiser Health News)

In a move to improve cancer care for older adults, the American Society of Clinical Oncology is recommending that all patients age 65 and older receive a geriatric assessment when considering or undergoing chemotherapy. Continue reading article here…

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