Last Modified: February 10, 2003
Conference Dates: November 21-22, 2003
Conference Location: Rome, Italy
Sponsoring Group: SIOG, Imedex
Conference Web Page URL: www.cancerworld.org
Who Should Attend: oncologists, radiation therapists, physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners and other health care professionals in active clinical practice interested and/or involved with the management of elderly cancer patients.
Continuing Education: No
Aug 25, 2011 - Six domains of comprehensive geriatric assessment including age, albumin level, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status, geriatric depression scale status, malnutrition risk, and disease stage are important predictors of overall survival in elderly Asian patients with cancer, according to a study published online Aug. 22 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.