Management of Cancer in the Older Patient

Expert Consult - Online and Print

By

  • Arash Naeim, MD, PhD, Director, Geriatric Oncology Program, Assistant Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • David Reuben, MD, Director, Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology; Director, Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center; Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Patricia Ganz

Management of Cancer in the Older Patient, by Drs. Arash Naeim, David Reuben, and Patricia Ganz, offers the help you need to effectively diagnose, refer, and manage cancer in geriatric patients. You’ll see how to provide effective cancer screening; refer your patients to the right oncologist; deal with comorbidities, frailties, and other complications; navigate end-of-life issues; and much more. A templated, user-friendly format, both in print and online at www.expertconsult.com, makes it easy to find and apply the answers you need.
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Audience

Family Medicine (primary)

Internal Medicine

Geriatric Medicine

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1398-5