Breast Cancer in Elderly Patients.

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Abstract

This chapter contains sections titled:

Introduction

Presentation and diagnosis—special considerations in elderly patients

Management of breast cancer

Management of early breast cancer

Treatment of advanced breast cancer

Supportive care during breast cancer treatment

Breast cancer therapeutics in an elderly patient

Conclusion

Key points

References
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPrescribing for Elderly Patients
EditorsStephen Jackson, Paul Jansen, Arduino Mangoni
PublisherWiley
Chapter35
Pages381-390
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9780470017975
ISBN (Print)9780470024287
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Apr 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • breast cancer
  • Adjuvant systematic therapy
  • supportive care
  • elderly patients

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    Koczwara, B. (2009). Breast Cancer in Elderly Patients. In S. Jackson, P. Jansen, & A. Mangoni (Eds.), Prescribing for Elderly Patients (pp. 381-390). Wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470017975.ch35