Kerri M. Clough-Gorr, DSc, MPH | Authors

Translation Requires Evidence: Does Cancer-Specific CGA Lead to Better Care and Outcomes?

July 01, 2008

he field of geriatric assessment is crowded by a variety of assessment domains, a plethora of assessment tools, and research spanning diverse care settings. In their article published in this issue of the journal ONCOLOGY, Schubert, Gross, and Hurria have synthesized the evidence and propose a subset of commonly used functional assessment tools for assessing older adults with cancer.[1]