Long-term Toxicity of Cancer Treatment in Older Patients Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Neoplasms
  • Quality of Life
  • Radiotherapy

abstract

  • With earlier cancer diagnosis among older patients with cancer, the possibility of curing cancer increases. However, cancer treatment may have a long-lasting impact on older cancer survivors. It is vital to screen, diagnose, and properly manage the long-term toxicities of cancer treatment in order to maintain the quality of life of older cancer survivors.

publication date

  • February 2016

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4839483

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cger.2015.08.005

PubMed ID

  • 26614861

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 63

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 32

number

  • 1