Amerikaanse richtlijn voor geriatrische oncologie

Bruikbaar in de Nederlandse situatie?
Ter discussie
Johanneke E.A. Portielje, Marije E. Hamaker, Huub A.A.M. Maas, Barbara L. van Leeuwen en Frederiek van den Bos

American guideline for geriatric oncology; applicable to Dutch clinical practice?

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has recently issued a guideline for geriatric oncology that provides guidance regarding the practical assessment and management of vulnerabilities in older patients undergoing chemotherapy. The recommendations are discussed and a practical framework for implementation in Dutch oncology practice is described.

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