This special supplement to Oncology News International presents 17 reports from
the first annual Geriatric Oncology Consortium (GOC) multidisciplinary
‘‘Advancing Cancer Care in the Elderly.’’ Reports focus on issues in geriatric
in particular team-based patient assessment and care delivery,
adherence to medication, accrual to clinical trials, appropriate dosing
through supportive therapy, radiation therapy, cognition problems, pain
reassessment of outcomes, and caregiving issues.