Cary Gross, MD | Authors

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Articles

Functional Assessment of the Older Patient With Cancer

July 01, 2008

The population of the United States and other industrialized nations is aging rapidly. The increased life span allows for longer exposure to carcinogens and the accumulation of genetic alterations. Thus, the incidence of cancer is increasing along with the aging of the population.