Our website uses cookies to improve your on-site experience. By using the website, cookies are being used as described in our Policy Document
Warning: To log in you will need to enable cookies and reload the page (Policy Document)
My ePortfolio Register   

SIOG 2014 /
What is 'frailty' in elderly cancer patients?

23rd - 25th Oct 2014

Please rate this video

Please complete at least one question.

  1. The information in this video was of interest to me Disagree Agree
  2. The information in this video is likely to improve my clinical practice or research Disagree Agree
  3. I would recommend this video to my colleagues Disagree Agree
Submit
Thanks for rating
There has been a problem, please refresh and try again.
Published: 07.11.14
Views: 2711
Rating:

Dr Muriel Rainfray - Bordeaux Hospital University Center, Bordeaux, France

Frailty is a very debated concept in the treatment of elderly cancer patients, Dr Rainfray tells ecancertv at SIOG 2014.

She discusses a definition of geriatric frailty, metrics for determining whether a patient is frail, and its implications for cancer treatment.

Previous conferences: highlights



Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

Published by

ecancer Global Foundation