Comorbidity, complex cancers and the elderly

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Published: 7 Nov 2014
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Dr Lodovico Balducci - Moffitt Cancer Centre, Tampa, USA

Dr Balducci speaks to ecancertv at SIOG 2014 about complex cancers in the elderly, particularly the issues surrounding comorbidity, life expectancy and decision-making.

Many elderly patients have multiple complicating health factors."You have to unravel this mass of information," he says.