Anemia and functional disability in older adults with cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Anemia
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Anemia was highly prevalent and independently associated with functional disability in this cohort of older adults with cancer. Given the importance of functional status in cancer treatment decision-making, longitudinal studies evaluating the causal relation between anemia and functional status among older patients with cancer are warranted to evaluate causality.

publication date

  • October 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4832423

PubMed ID

  • 26483063

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1233

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 13

number

  • 10