older adults

April 3, 2020 · Brielle Gregory, ASCO staff
In this Q&A, Dr. Enrique Soto talks about what geriatric assessments are, why they’re important, and how they impact treatment of older adults with cancer. Read More >>
August 14, 2019 · Sharon Leslie, PT, DPT
Physical therapist Sharon Leslie shares smart steps older adults can take to help make cancer treatment less challenging. Read More >>
2019 ASCO ® Annual Meeting; #ASCO19
May 15, 2019 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Read research highlights that will be presented at the 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting, covering low-fat diets and risk of breast cancer death, chemotherapy for older adults with esophageal cancer, targeted therapy for those at risk for multiple myeloma, the rate of genetic changes in childhood cancers, and a new targeted therapy for childhood central nervous system tumors. Read More >>
ASCO ® Quality Care Symposium
September 24, 2018 · Monika Sharda, ASCO staff
Research highlights from the meeting include new details on the use of opioids in cancer care and the burdens of the cost of care. Read More >>
2018 ASCO Annual Meeting; Research Round Up Podcast Series
August 23, 2018 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
Wrapping up this year’s Research Round Up podcast series, Cancer.Net Associate Editors share news and research from the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting. Read More >>

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