Amerikaanse richtlijn voor geriatrische oncologie

Bruikbaar in de Nederlandse situatie?
Ter discussie
13-08-2019
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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