2013

Management of Colorectal Cancers in Older People

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ISBN: 978-0-85729-983-3 (Print) 978-0-85729-984-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-7

    The Epidemiology of Colorectal Cancer in Older Patients

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    Pages 9-20

    Genetic Alterations in Colorectal Cancer in Older Patients

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    Pages 21-27

    Comorbidity, Disability, and Geriatric Syndromes

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    Pages 29-38

    CRC: Diagnosis, Staging, and Patient Assessment

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    Pages 39-52

    Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

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    Pages 53-64

    Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer in Older Patients

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    Pages 65-80

    Palliative Surgical Approaches for Older Patients with Colorectal Cancer

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    Pages 81-94

    Surgery for Liver Metastases

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    Pages 95-109

    Rectal Cancer Radiotherapy and Older Patients: Evidence-Based or Opinion-Based Treatment?

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    Pages 111-127

    Adjuvant Therapy of Colorectal Cancer in Older People

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    Pages 129-139

    Chemotherapy in the Metastatic Setting

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    Pages 141-159

    Targeted Therapies in Older Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

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    Pages 161-173

    Palliation and Quality of Life

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 175-178