Screening for breast and prostate cancer in the older population

Morgan, Jenna, Hamdy, Freddie and Reed, Malcolm (2016) Screening for breast and prostate cancer in the older population. In: Ring, Alistair, Harari, Danielle, Kalsi, Tania, Mansi, Janine and Selby, Peter (eds.) Problem solving in older cancer patients. Clinical Publishing, Oxford, UK, pp. 70-76. ISBN 9781846921100

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Abstract

An evidence-based guidebook that will assist the physician to manage the older cancer patient implementing the appropriate treatment strategy taking account of comorbidities, frailty, and patient choice. Each clinical case will include 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 centred care.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: Brighton and Sussex Medical School > Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Depositing User: Esme Acton-Stewart
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2016 10:44
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2016 10:44
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/60518

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